The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 27 August 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 0.95% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.39% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Application Platforms Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
18 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 17.14% 14.29% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate £338 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

LiveLink
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

LiveLink Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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Top 2 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing LiveLink 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 LiveLink.

1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull region citing LiveLink 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 LiveLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText