Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Open Workbench skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Open Workbench over the 6 months to 16 October 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.

Open Workbench
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 99 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - -
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.097% 0.24% -
As % of the Applications category 0.98% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Open Workbench is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 102 58 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 9.92% 6.91% 23.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 26 89
Essex median daily rate £325 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +3.31%
10th Percentile £128 £126 £215
90th Percentile £504 £515 £475
East of England median daily rate £328 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +0.77% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 91
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.59% +10.61% -13.16%
10th Percentile £12.55 £15.09 £15.75
90th Percentile £23.00 £34.58 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

Open Workbench
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Open Workbench as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Open Workbench in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Open Workbench also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Open Workbench.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Niku
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) PMO

Open Workbench
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) PMO Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Niku