The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 148 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% - 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate - £433 £425
% change year-on-year
- +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.23 -
LiveLink
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
607 527 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.93% 17.62% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 265 287
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £30.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing LiveLink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LiveLink
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

LiveLink Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

LiveLink
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

LiveLink Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

LiveLink
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 3 - -
LiveLink
UK

LiveLink
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LiveLink.

1 7 (100.00%) OpenText
1 7 (100.00%) Content Management
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Taxonomies
3 2 (28.57%) Ontologies
3 2 (28.57%) Alfresco

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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%) Alfresco
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Ontologies
1 2 (28.57%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Content Management
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) OpenText