The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Text over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Open Text Corporation.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Text 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.96% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 164 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 62.50% 70.09% 54.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 76 42
Average daily rate £350 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £468 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 23
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.63 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.14% -60.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Open Text across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Open Text
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Open Text across the Aberdeen region.

Open Text Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Open Text
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Open Text also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Text.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax
1 1 (100.00%) LiveLink
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Open Text also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Open Text. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) LiveLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax