The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank - 263 245
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.011% 0.033%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.066% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £365 £398
% change year-on-year
-23.28% -8.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.23 -
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1581 1505 1661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.58% 16.20% 18.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 916 930
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £492 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 59 70
Median hourly rate £15.25 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.68% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.08 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing LiveLink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LiveLink
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

LiveLink Daily Rate Trend in the South East

LiveLink
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink across the South East region.

LiveLink Hourly Rate Trend in the South East