The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenLink products and/or services 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 OpenLink over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within OpenLink Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenLink
Rank 252 250 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.012% 0.054% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.024% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £750 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £750 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenLink
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4082 4429 3917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.71% 47.64% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2353 2294 1932
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 204 225
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

OpenLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OpenLink Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenLink
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenLink Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OpenLink
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 OpenLink within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire -1 1 - -
OpenLink
England

OpenLink
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OpenLink 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 OpenLink.

1 2 (66.67%) VBA
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Endur
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Linked Data
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic Web
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Ontologies
2 1 (33.33%) W3C
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) RDF

OpenLink
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OpenLink 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 OpenLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Endur
General
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Owner
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Support
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Endur Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architect
1 1 (33.33%) OpenLink Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Linked Data
2 1 (33.33%) Ontologies
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic Web
2 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) RDF
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP