The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.01% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £373
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -19.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LiveLink
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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
19 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 13.48% 19.19% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Median daily rate £390 £300 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £395 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £397 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing LiveLink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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