The table below looks at the statistics for Open Workbench skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Workbench over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Workbench
Rank 48 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 12 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.65% 3.53% -
As % of the Applications category 29.27% 31.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £376 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £118 £390
% change year-on-year
+220.00% -69.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Open Workbench
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 9.05% 11.18% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 9
Median daily rate £315 £325 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £392 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £19.09 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

Open Workbench
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Open Workbench as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Open Workbench Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Open Workbench
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Open Workbench Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Open Workbench
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Workbench within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Telford -20 12 £376 -
Open Workbench
West Midlands

Open Workbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Open Workbench.

1 22 (88.00%) Finance
2 20 (80.00%) MS Office
3 18 (72.00%) Change Management
4 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
4 17 (68.00%) Risk Management
4 17 (68.00%) Resource Management
5 16 (64.00%) Line Management
6 14 (56.00%) Conflict Management
6 14 (56.00%) Matrix Organization
6 14 (56.00%) Project Governance
7 7 (28.00%) Project Management
8 6 (24.00%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) Change Control
10 4 (16.00%) ISEB
10 4 (16.00%) Niku
11 3 (12.00%) MS Project
11 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (12.00%) Windows
11 3 (12.00%) People Management
12 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
12 2 (8.00%) Confluence
12 2 (8.00%) JIRA
12 2 (8.00%) BT
12 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (8.00%) Pega
13 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
13 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
13 1 (4.00%) Scrum
13 1 (4.00%) Firewall

Open Workbench
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (8.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Documentum
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (80.00%) MS Office
2 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (12.00%) MS Project
4 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 22 (88.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Head of Networks
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) PMO Lead
4 1 (4.00%) PMO Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Change Management
2 17 (68.00%) Resource Management
2 17 (68.00%) Risk Management
3 16 (64.00%) Line Management
4 14 (56.00%) Conflict Management
4 14 (56.00%) Matrix Organization
4 14 (56.00%) Project Governance
5 7 (28.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Change Control
8 3 (12.00%) People Management
9 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.00%) Analytics
10 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
10 1 (4.00%) Demand Management
10 1 (4.00%) Document Management
10 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 1 (4.00%) Scrum
10 1 (4.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Niku
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) BT
3 2 (8.00%) Pega
4 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk