Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for LiveLink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LiveLink over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Open Text LiveLink
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 867 791
Rank change year-on-year +16 -76 +27
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 6 6 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.006% 0.077%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.038% 0.033% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 46
England median daily rate £500 £280 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +78.57% -30.00% +10.19%
UK median daily rate £500 £280 £400
% change year-on-year +78.57% -30.00% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
England median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK median hourly rate - - £22.00

LiveLink is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15814 18137 18404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.67% 18.55% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10486 11824 11695
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +6.26% +5.88% +5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 450 552
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.15 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.83 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

LiveLink
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing LiveLink as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for LiveLink in England

LiveLink
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LiveLink in England

LiveLink
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LiveLink in England

LiveLink
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 4 £500 -4.76%
North East - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -
LiveLink
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for LiveLink.

1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) Records Management
2 3 (50.00%) Kofax
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (50.00%) EDRMS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) OpenText
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Yammer
4 1 (16.67%) Drush
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Law

LiveLink
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Drush
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Records Management
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Kofax
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) OpenText
3 1 (16.67%) Compaq
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec