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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Workbench
Rank 425 422 427
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.009% 0.047%
As % of the Applications category 0.098% 0.085% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £525 £500 £670
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -25.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
2035 2362 2740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.46% 10.47% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1330 1550 1903
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 113 157
Median hourly rate £17.75 £16.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £24.12 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -

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 8 December 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) MS Project
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
4 2 (28.57%) People Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) KYC
5 1 (14.29%) Case Management
5 1 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance

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 2 (28.57%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
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%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft