The table below looks at the statistics for Open Workbench skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Workbench over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Workbench
Rank 441 437 418
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 4 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.055% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category 0.17% 0.49% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £588 £525 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% +23.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £118 £358
% change year-on-year
+220.00% -67.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Open Workbench
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2385 2676 2771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.33% 11.27% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1597 1807 1791
Median daily rate £382 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.86% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 132 188
Median hourly rate £16.38 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.38 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.31 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Open Workbench
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Open Workbench as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Open Workbench Jobs Demand Trend in London

Open Workbench
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Open Workbench Daily Rate Trend in London

Open Workbench
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Workbench across the London region.

Open Workbench Hourly Rate Trend in London

Open Workbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Open Workbench also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Open Workbench.

1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) MS Project
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) KYC
5 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (14.29%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) Derivative
5 1 (14.29%) Online Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis

Open Workbench
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Project
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) AML Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
1 1 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
1 1 (14.29%) Online Banking
1 1 (14.29%) OTC Derivatives
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) KYC
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft