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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Workbench
Rank 38 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 15 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.55% 1.90% 0.75%
As % of the Applications category 30.00% 21.43% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £376 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £118 £358
% change year-on-year
+220.00% -67.13%
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
50 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.82% 8.86% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 9
Median daily rate £300 £250 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £301 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £23.28 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +158.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -3.30%

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 25 August 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 -12 15 £376 - 1
Open Workbench
West Midlands

Open Workbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 23 (88.46%) Finance
2 20 (76.92%) Change Management
3 19 (73.08%) Risk Management
3 19 (73.08%) MS Office
3 19 (73.08%) Resource Management
4 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 16 (61.54%) Line Management
5 14 (53.85%) Project Governance
5 14 (53.85%) Conflict Management
5 14 (53.85%) Matrix Organization
6 8 (30.77%) Project Management
7 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) Change Control
8 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (15.38%) ISEB
8 4 (15.38%) Niku
9 3 (11.54%) MS Project
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
10 2 (7.69%) Confluence
10 2 (7.69%) People Management
10 2 (7.69%) JIRA
10 2 (7.69%) Pega
10 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
10 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
11 1 (3.85%) Oracle
11 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
11 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
11 1 (3.85%) Documentum

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 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Documentum
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (73.08%) MS Office
2 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.54%) MS Project
4 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 23 (88.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Networks
5 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) PMO Lead
5 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.85%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Transformation Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Change Management
2 19 (73.08%) Resource Management
2 19 (73.08%) Risk Management
3 16 (61.54%) Line Management
4 14 (53.85%) Conflict Management
4 14 (53.85%) Matrix Organization
4 14 (53.85%) Project Governance
5 8 (30.77%) Project Management
6 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) Change Control
8 2 (7.69%) People Management
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.85%) Case Management
9 1 (3.85%) Demand Management
9 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 1 (3.85%) ITIL
9 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.85%) Scrum
9 1 (3.85%) SDLC
9 1 (3.85%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Niku
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Pega
3 1 (3.85%) BT
3 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk