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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Workbench
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 28 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.65% 3.88% -
As % of the Applications category 11.54% 31.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £405 -
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
26 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.29% 12.30% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 9
Median daily rate £120 £325 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.07% +21.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £155 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £615 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Median hourly rate £10.62 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +8 3 - -
Open Workbench
West Midlands

Open Workbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 11 (84.62%) MS Office
2 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
3 8 (61.54%) Change Management
4 7 (53.85%) Resource Management
4 7 (53.85%) Line Management
4 7 (53.85%) Conflict Management
4 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
5 6 (46.15%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (46.15%) Project Governance
6 5 (38.46%) Project Management
7 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (30.77%) Change Control
8 3 (23.08%) ISEB
9 2 (15.38%) Niku
9 2 (15.38%) MS Project
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) BT
9 2 (15.38%) People Management
9 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
10 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (7.69%) Demand Management
10 1 (7.69%) Validation
10 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (7.69%) Scrum
10 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (7.69%) Document Management
10 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 1 (7.69%) SAP
10 1 (7.69%) ITIL

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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
1 11 (84.62%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Networks
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Change Management
2 7 (53.85%) Conflict Management
2 7 (53.85%) Line Management
2 7 (53.85%) Resource Management
2 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 6 (46.15%) Matrix Organization
3 6 (46.15%) Project Governance
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) People Management
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Demand Management
7 1 (7.69%) Document Management
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) BT
1 2 (15.38%) Niku
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP