Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 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 > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 - 194
Rank change year-on-year - +194 -12
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.040% - 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median daily rate - - £300
UK median daily rate £500 £280 £400
% change year-on-year +78.57% -30.00% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 844 872 971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.72% 20.06% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 528 498
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.44% -4.33%
10th Percentile £225 £218 £179
90th Percentile £538 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 26
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £15.89 £13.35 £13.75
90th Percentile £26.88 £42.00 £40.38
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

LiveLink
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for LiveLink in Scotland

LiveLink
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LiveLink in Scotland

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LiveLink in Scotland

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 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
Aberdeen - 2 - -
LiveLink
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LiveLink.

1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) EDMS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management

LiveLink
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) EDMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow