The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenLink products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenLink over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenLink
Rank 594 585 565
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 32 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.052% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 15
Average daily rate £638 £600 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £386 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £770 £961
UK excluding London average daily rate - £750 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

OpenLink
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenLink Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenLink
Daily Rate Trend

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

OpenLink Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenLink
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenLink within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

OpenLink Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OpenLink
Hourly Rate Trend

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

OpenLink Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OpenLink
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenLink within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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
England +2 32 £638 +6.25% 3
London +16 31 £638 +6.25% 3
City of London +38 9 £595 +23.63% 2
Docklands, London - 3 £677 -
South East +13 1 - -
Berkshire +4 1 - -
Canary Wharf +1 1 £638 +6.25%
Bracknell - 1 - -

OpenLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 48 (85.71%) Endur
2 29 (51.79%) ETRM
3 26 (46.43%) C#
4 23 (41.07%) .NET
4 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 17 (30.36%) Front Office
7 16 (28.57%) Finance
7 16 (28.57%) Windows
8 15 (26.79%) OO
9 14 (25.00%) Oracle
10 13 (23.21%) Multithreading
11 12 (21.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 12 (21.43%) MFC
11 12 (21.43%) C++
11 12 (21.43%) STL
11 12 (21.43%) VC++
12 10 (17.86%) ATL
12 10 (17.86%) OOP
12 10 (17.86%) Derivative
13 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
13 9 (16.07%) RDBMS
14 8 (14.29%) Change Management
14 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
15 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
15 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
15 7 (12.50%) Java
16 6 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (10.71%) Back Office

OpenLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) Apache
1 3 (5.36%) JBoss
1 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 48 (85.71%) Endur
2 3 (5.36%) Findur
2 3 (5.36%) Misys Opics
3 1 (1.79%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) RDBMS
2 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SpecFlow
1 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 17 (30.36%) Front Office
2 16 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (10.71%) Back Office
4 4 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) Analyst
3 18 (32.14%) OpenLink Analyst
4 17 (30.36%) Business Analyst
4 17 (30.36%) OpenLink Business Analyst
5 12 (21.43%) Endur Analyst
5 12 (21.43%) Endur Business Analyst
6 10 (17.86%) C++ Developer
7 9 (16.07%) C# Developer
8 8 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
8 8 (14.29%) OpenLink Developer
9 7 (12.50%) C# Developer - Commodities
10 6 (10.71%) Front Office C++ Developer
10 6 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (10.71%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (8.93%) Risk Analyst
11 5 (8.93%) Risk Business Analyst
12 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
13 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
13 3 (5.36%) Findur Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) .NET
2 12 (21.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (21.43%) MFC
2 12 (21.43%) STL
3 10 (17.86%) ATL
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Camel
4 3 (5.36%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (5.36%) POJO
4 3 (5.36%) Web Services
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.57%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (1.79%) JMS
6 1 (1.79%) RESTful
6 1 (1.79%) Spring
6 1 (1.79%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Derivative
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Life Science
5 1 (1.79%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.79%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.79%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) ETRM
2 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) OO
4 13 (23.21%) Multithreading
5 10 (17.86%) OOP
6 8 (14.29%) Change Management
7 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.36%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.36%) ITIL
9 3 (5.36%) System Testing
9 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Workflow
10 2 (3.57%) Analytics
10 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) C#
2 12 (21.43%) C++
2 12 (21.43%) VC++
3 7 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (8.93%) VBA
5 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) Python
5 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Trayport
3 3 (5.36%) Infor
3 3 (5.36%) Misys
3 3 (5.36%) Sun
4 2 (3.57%) HP
4 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.79%) ION Trading
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