Open Workbench Contracts

Open Workbench
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank - 694 825
Rank change year-on-year - +131 -122
Contract jobs citing Open Workbench 0 1 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category - 0.024% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - £850 £468
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - £900 £550
Median % change year-on-year - +63.64% +31.74%
75th Percentile - £950 £650
90th Percentile - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £900 -

All Software Application Skills
UK

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 with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,247 4,159 6,484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.62% 7.36% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,656 2,706 4,336
10th Percentile £165 £188 £162
25th Percentile £213 £281 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £425 £438
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% +9.38%
75th Percentile £538 £575 £550
90th Percentile £650 £684 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -9.68% +3.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 632 258 419
10th Percentile £11.52 £14.23 £11.20
25th Percentile £14.00 £18.06 £14.25
Median hourly rate £16.66 £31.60 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year -47.27% +46.95% +19.44%
75th Percentile £38.43 £52.26 £46.88
90th Percentile £57.50 £65.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.06 £26.48 £19.50
% change year-on-year -39.35% +35.79% +11.05%

Open Workbench
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Open Workbench as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Open Workbench in the UK

Open Workbench
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Open Workbench.

Daily rate trend for Open Workbench in the UK