The table below looks at the statistics for OOXML skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOXML over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Office Open XML (OpenXML)
Rank 422 415 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing OOXML 11 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.027% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.088% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate £550 £323 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.77 -
OOXML
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7239 6841 6986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.46% 30.53% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5478 4872 5056
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 31
Average hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £19.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

OOXML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOXML across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OOXML Jobs Demand Trend in London

OOXML
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOXML across the London region.

OOXML Daily Rate Trend in London

OOXML
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OOXML across the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

OOXML Daily Rate Histogram in London

OOXML
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOXML within the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 2 £575 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
OOXML
England

OOXML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OOXML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOXML.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
3 9 (81.82%) WPF
3 9 (81.82%) MVVM
4 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) VBA
4 8 (72.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (72.73%) WinForms
4 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 8 (72.73%) XML
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) MS Office
6 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 5 (45.45%) HTTP
6 5 (45.45%) Banking
6 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
7 4 (36.36%) MiFID
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (18.18%) Subversion
9 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
9 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (18.18%) TDD

OOXML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OOXML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOXML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
2 2 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (18.18%) Log4Net
2 2 (18.18%) Moq
2 2 (18.18%) MSBuild
2 2 (18.18%) NuGet
2 2 (18.18%) NUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Protractor
2 2 (18.18%) ReSharper
2 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# WPF Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) WPF Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) WPF
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) WinForms
3 8 (72.73%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
5 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) MVVM
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Business Development
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) VBA
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) MiFID
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase
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