Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Findur skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Findur over the 6 months to 23 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.

OpenLink Findur
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 884 884 889
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 +2
Contract jobs citing Findur 3 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.037% 0.080% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
UK median daily rate £425 £650 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.62% -7.14% +61.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Findur is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8154 8770 9321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 8.33% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4813 5231 5185
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +1.15% +0.58%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 98 140
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £31.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.84% +6.90% +4.50%
10th Percentile £12.43 £10.01 £12.00
90th Percentile £61.83 £90.60 £54.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.58 £31.23 £27.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +13.55% -12.70%

Findur
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Findur as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Findur in the UK

Findur
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Findur in the UK

Findur
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Findur over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Findur in the UK

Findur
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Findur within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +13 3 £425 -34.62%
UK excluding London +33 2 £419 -
East of England - 2 £419 -
London -17 1 £700 +7.69%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Findur also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Findur.

1 2 (66.67%) OpenLink
1 2 (66.67%) Endur
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Findur
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (66.67%) Endur
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Endur Support
2 1 (33.33%) OpenLink Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) OpenLink