The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenText over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing OpenText 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.54% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £310 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
OpenText
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
385 331 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.94% 44.31% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 167 186
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £153 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £475 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 18
Median hourly rate £17.75 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% +29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing OpenText as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OpenText
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

OpenText Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

OpenText
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenText also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for OpenText.

1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) StreamServe
1 2 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Business Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Portal

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (100.00%) StreamServe
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Business Workflow
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP