The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 644 609 605
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -4
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 4 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.033% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.038% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 5
Median daily rate - £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £433 £425
% change year-on-year
- +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.23 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10409 10015 9216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.36% 18.45% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6933 6196 5745
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.18% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 357 308
Median hourly rate £19.44 £20.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.71% +12.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LiveLink
Daily Rate Trend

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

LiveLink Daily Rate Trend in the UK

LiveLink
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink within the UK.

LiveLink Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

LiveLink
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
London -18 1 - -
England -25 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -

LiveLink
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LiveLink also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for LiveLink.

1 18 (81.82%) OpenText
2 14 (63.64%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) Banking
3 11 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 7 (31.82%) Content Management
5 5 (22.73%) Information Management
5 5 (22.73%) Open Source
6 3 (13.64%) CRM
6 3 (13.64%) Documentum
6 3 (13.64%) Legal
6 3 (13.64%) FileNet
6 3 (13.64%) CMS
6 3 (13.64%) CRISC
6 3 (13.64%) Records Management
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 2 (9.09%) Alfresco
7 2 (9.09%) Taxonomies
7 2 (9.09%) Ontologies
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
8 1 (4.55%) Drupal

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) CMS
1 3 (13.64%) Documentum
1 3 (13.64%) FileNet
2 2 (9.09%) Alfresco
3 1 (4.55%) Drupal
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Banking
2 11 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (13.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Server Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Drupal Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Ontologies
1 2 (9.09%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Content Management
2 5 (22.73%) Information Management
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 3 (13.64%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) Records Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CRISC
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) OpenText