The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenText over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenText 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £305 £410
% change year-on-year
+37.70% -25.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.04 -
OpenText
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 73 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 40.68% 52.90% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 34
Average daily rate £360 £376 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.12% -6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 15
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.84 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.65% -50.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.91 £14.00 £27.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.13 £49.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

OpenText
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

OpenText Daily Rate Trend in Chester