The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Text over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 124 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Text 3 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% - 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% - 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£343 - £356
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 - £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 - £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-21.37% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 - -
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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 Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1290 1241 1213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.77% 47.40% 49.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 619 462
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 47 77
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.34 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.45 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Open Text
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Open Text Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) DSDM
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) CMS
1 3 (42.86%) RedDot
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) Content Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ajax
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (42.86%) CMS
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# Web Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) Ajax
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DSDM
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Content Management
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) RedDot
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) Metastorm