Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenROAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenROAD over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 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.

OpenROAD
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 805 849
Contract jobs citing OpenROAD 0 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.016% 0.001%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.086% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
England median daily rate - £423 -
UK median daily rate £350 £445 -
% change year-on-year -21.35% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

OpenROAD 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 15,105 16,237 17,365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.61% 18.20% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,157 10,535 11,088
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £268 £258 £236
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 368 502
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.08 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £19.44 £21.00
% change year-on-year +0.33% -7.45% +16.67%

OpenROAD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenROAD in England

OpenROAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenROAD in England

OpenROAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenROAD in England