The first table below looks at the demand for Open Workbench 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 Open Workbench over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Workbench
Rank 402 383 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 7 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.036% -
As % of the Applications category 0.25% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Average daily rate £550 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £323 £315
% change year-on-year
+20.15% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2857 2673 3350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.85% 12.16% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1828 1717 2042
Average daily rate £373 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 130 177
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £34.35 £26.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Open Workbench
England

Open Workbench
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Workbench across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Workbench across the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Open Workbench Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 Open Workbench within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southwark - - - -
Open Workbench
England

Open Workbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Open Workbench 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 Open Workbench.

1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Online Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (22.22%) MS Project
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
4 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) PMI
5 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) CA Clarity

Open Workbench
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Open Workbench 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 Open Workbench. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) CA Clarity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Programme Planner
1 2 (22.22%) Project Planner
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Planning Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Online Banking
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
3 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 20 days ago