The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of OpenLink products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenLink over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within OpenLink Financial, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenLink
Rank 383 370 369
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 17 46 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.42% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 46
Average daily rate
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£625 £650 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £756
UK excluding London average daily rate £838 £763 £575
% change year-on-year
+9.83% +32.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10234 11062 11870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.68% 45.64% 45.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6485 7033 7101
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 297 330
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
OpenLink
England

OpenLink
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenLink across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

OpenLink Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenLink
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OpenLink Daily Rate Trend in London

OpenLink
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenLink across the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

OpenLink Daily Rate Histogram in London

OpenLink
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OpenLink Hourly Rate Trend in London

OpenLink
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 OpenLink within the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
(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 +13 5 £600 -5.88% 2
OpenLink
England

OpenLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OpenLink 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 OpenLink.

1 26 (72.22%) Endur
2 13 (36.11%) ETRM
3 11 (30.56%) Risk Management
3 11 (30.56%) Finance
4 9 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (25.00%) Front Office
5 8 (22.22%) Back Office
6 7 (19.44%) Java
6 7 (19.44%) Banking
7 6 (16.67%) SQL
7 6 (16.67%) .NET
7 6 (16.67%) Aligne
8 5 (13.89%) Murex
8 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
8 5 (13.89%) EMIR
9 4 (11.11%) SAP
9 4 (11.11%) ERP
9 4 (11.11%) ZaiNet
9 4 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (8.33%) XML
10 3 (8.33%) SunGard
10 3 (8.33%) FpML
10 3 (8.33%) Brady
10 3 (8.33%) Logistics
10 3 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (8.33%) Derivative
10 3 (8.33%) MiFID
10 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Triple Point

OpenLink
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OpenLink 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 OpenLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Endur
2 6 (16.67%) Aligne
3 4 (11.11%) ZaiNet
3 4 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (8.33%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 2 (5.56%) Findur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
1 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Front Office
3 8 (22.22%) Back Office
4 7 (19.44%) Banking
5 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.78%) Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) FpML
3 2 (5.56%) XSLT
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Derivative
2 2 (5.56%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.78%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.78%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ETRM
2 11 (30.56%) Risk Management
3 4 (11.11%) ERP
4 3 (8.33%) Logistics
4 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) BPR
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) OOP
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) Validation
6 1 (2.78%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Data Management
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VB
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) EMIR
2 3 (8.33%) MiFID
3 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Murex
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 3 (8.33%) SunGard
3 3 (8.33%) Brady
3 3 (8.33%) Triple Point
4 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.78%) Trayport
5 1 (2.78%) Microgen
5 1 (2.78%) SmartStream
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Sybase
City of London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago