The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Aberdeen region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Open Text 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £475 £250
% change year-on-year
-34.73% +90.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 102 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 41.03% 49.51% 48.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 55
Average daily rate £370 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £210 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £29.17 £23.89 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.12% -6.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Open Text
Scotland

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 4 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Web Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Web Content Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration