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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenLink over the 3 months to 3 December 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenLink
Rank 593 631 625
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -6
Contract jobs citing OpenLink 27 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.047% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.11% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 6
Median daily rate £550 £675 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £775 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
22565 23604 25693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.62% 42.64% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13780 13868 15120
Median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 976 1239
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

OpenLink
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing OpenLink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 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 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenLink within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
England +9 27 £550 -18.51% 1
London -12 24 £550 -19.70% 1
City of London +2 7 £575 -8.00%
East of England - 3 £525 -
Cambridge - 2 £525 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £525 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

OpenLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenLink 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 OpenLink.

1 27 (75.00%) Endur
2 12 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (25.00%) Back Office
4 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 7 (19.44%) Workflow
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) Front Office
6 4 (11.11%) OO
6 4 (11.11%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 4 (11.11%) DevOps
6 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (8.33%) Network Security
7 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
7 3 (8.33%) C#
7 3 (8.33%) OOD
7 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) PMI
8 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
8 2 (5.56%) SQL
8 2 (5.56%) CRM
8 2 (5.56%) Refactoring
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring

OpenLink
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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Endur
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.78%) Findur
3 1 (2.78%) Kondor
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Back Office
2 9 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Front Office
4 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
1 18 (50.00%) OpenLink Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Endur Developer
3 11 (30.56%) OpenLink Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
5 6 (16.67%) Endur Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Endur Business Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) OpenLink Business Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Energy Trading Business Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Network Manager
8 3 (8.33%) Network Project Manager
8 3 (8.33%) OpenLink Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 3 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Workflow
3 4 (11.11%) DevOps
3 4 (11.11%) Migration
3 4 (11.11%) OO
3 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (8.33%) OOD
4 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) ETRM
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Refactoring
6 1 (2.78%) Cash Management
6 1 (2.78%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) SOLID
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Misys