Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 845 872
Rank change year-on-year -19 +27 -20
Contract jobs citing OPENHousing 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.054% 0.062% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
UK median daily rate £388 £266 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.54% -3.18% +7.84%
10th Percentile £242 £233 £221
90th Percentile £491 £316 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £300 £275
% change year-on-year +29.17% +9.09% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 7,447 8,082 8,653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.46% 8.49% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,419 4,908 4,918
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £432
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.23% -2.98%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £607
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 80 127
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -33.33% +21.01%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.80 £14.23
90th Percentile £50.00 £65.25 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £24.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.21% -33.33% +50.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OPENHousing over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 5 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 18 February 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 +3 4 £388 +29.17%
England -17 4 £388 +45.54%
North of England +29 2 £304 -
Yorkshire - 2 £304 -
South West - 2 £475 -

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Northgate Housing
1 3 (75.00%) Northgate
2 2 (50.00%) Capita
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) Toad
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports

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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (25.00%) Aareon QL
2 1 (25.00%) Academy Housing
2 1 (25.00%) Kypera Housing
2 1 (25.00%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (25.00%) Orchard Housing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) Data Security
1 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Northgate
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) Aareon
3 1 (25.00%) Castleton
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Civica
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (25.00%) Orchard
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) VMware