Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 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 Workbench
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 377 382
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -17
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 2 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.012% 0.030% 0.066%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.28% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
South East median daily rate - £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% +4.90%
England median daily rate £325 £550 £463
% change year-on-year -40.91% +18.92% -22.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
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 the South East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1765 1793 2328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.48% 10.69% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 906 1222
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +3.17%
10th Percentile £131 £135 £155
90th Percentile £506 £488 £488
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 230 225
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.34% +9.17% +6.08%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.52
90th Percentile £32.60 £38.78 £26.94
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +3.33%

Open Workbench
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Open Workbench as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Open Workbench in the South East

Open Workbench
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Open Workbench in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Open Workbench in the South East

Open Workbench
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Workbench within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Sussex -3 2 - -
Open Workbench
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Open Workbench 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 South East region with a requirement for Open Workbench.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP ERP

Open Workbench
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP ERP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP