The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for LiveLink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 29 March 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
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 428 402
Rank change year-on-year +21 -26  
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 1 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.049% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.027% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £600 £400 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -24.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £419 -
% change year-on-year -31.94% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3718 3809 3755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.01% 16.97% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2583 2637 2472
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 94
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +11.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.80 £51.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing LiveLink as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for LiveLink in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LiveLink in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LiveLink in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region with a requirement for LiveLink.

1 1 (100.00%) OpenText
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenText