The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 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.

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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenLink
Rank 380 383 344
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -39
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 10 20 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.088% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.099% 0.20% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 16
Average daily rate
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£600 £563 £663
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £413 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £725 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £675 £625
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenLink
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10074 9998 9740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 44.02% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6587 6517 6100
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 209 289
Average hourly rate £19.02 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.07% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
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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 -6 1 £650 +18.18% 1
OpenLink
England

OpenLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 31 (79.49%) Endur
2 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 16 (41.03%) C#
3 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.77%) ETRM
4 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 7 (17.95%) Finance
5 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (15.38%) SQL
7 5 (12.82%) Back Office
8 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.26%) Front Office
8 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (10.26%) Oracle
9 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) Banking
9 3 (7.69%) Aligne
9 3 (7.69%) C
9 3 (7.69%) Java
10 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Findur
10 2 (5.13%) Murex
10 2 (5.13%) Calypso
10 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
10 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.13%) Release Management
10 2 (5.13%) Derivative
11 1 (2.56%) Marketing

OpenLink
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 31 (79.49%) Endur
2 3 (7.69%) Aligne
3 2 (5.13%) Findur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Back Office
3 4 (10.26%) Front Office
4 3 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (7.69%) Programmer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.13%) C# Programmer
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (2.56%) WPF
3 1 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Derivative
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) ETRM
3 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Release Management
6 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.56%) Analytics
7 1 (2.56%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.56%) SDLC
7 1 (2.56%) Logistics
7 1 (2.56%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) C
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) EMIR
1 1 (2.56%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Murex
2 2 (5.13%) Calypso
2 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.56%) Trayport
3 1 (2.56%) SunGard