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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 268 248 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.020% 0.033% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.10% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1911 1706 1471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.28% 18.65% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1172 941 816
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 87 69
Average hourly rate £19.34 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.51% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.90 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

LiveLink
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 2 £400 -
LiveLink
England

LiveLink
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) EDRMS
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenText
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) OpenText