Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for OPENHousing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OPENHousing over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 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.

Capita OPENHousing
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 889 854 892
Rank change year-on-year -35 +38 +4
Contract jobs citing OPENHousing 8 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.051% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
UK median daily rate £350 £218 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.92% -30.51% -2.95%
10th Percentile £325 £173 £300
90th Percentile £375 £268 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - £326
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
UK median hourly rate £17.00 - £42.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - -

OPENHousing 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 6,567 7,784 8,649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.37% 8.13% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,835 4,499 5,138
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +0.57%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £293
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 106 94
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £30.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.59% -6.15% +44.44%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £55.00 £58.33 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -38.35% -5.00% +55.56%

OPENHousing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OPENHousing in the UK

OPENHousing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OPENHousing in the UK

OPENHousing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OPENHousing in the UK

OPENHousing
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OPENHousing within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
UK excluding London -17 7 £350 -
England -36 7 £350 +60.92%
North of England -12 5 £350 -
Yorkshire - 4 - -
North West -10 1 £350 -
London -25 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OPENHousing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for OPENHousing.

1 7 (87.50%) Capita
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
3 1 (12.50%) Northgate
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) OpenEdge
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) EDMS
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Northgate Housing

OPENHousing
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Northgate Housing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) EDMS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) ICT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Capita
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Northgate