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 City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Text over the 3 months to 16 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 City of London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 198 193 212
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing Open Text 17 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.43% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 1
Average daily rate £413 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £475 £250
% change year-on-year
-34.73% +90.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2923 2817 3314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.11% 44.64% 40.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2056 1989 2230
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 76 98
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.18 £135.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Open Text
London

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Open Text
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Open Text Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Open Text
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Text across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Open Text Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Open Text
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Text across the City of London region.

Open Text Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (41.86%) Document Management
2 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
3 13 (30.23%) SharePoint
3 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
4 12 (27.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (25.58%) Clearswift
5 11 (25.58%) MAILsweeper
5 11 (25.58%) Finance
5 11 (25.58%) RightFax
6 10 (23.26%) SMTP
6 10 (23.26%) Windows
7 9 (20.93%) Blackberry
8 8 (18.60%) Symantec
8 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
8 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (18.60%) .NET
8 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (18.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
9 7 (16.28%) Taxonomies
9 7 (16.28%) Banking
9 7 (16.28%) MCSE
9 7 (16.28%) DHCP
9 7 (16.28%) DNS
10 6 (13.95%) VB
10 6 (13.95%) VMware
10 6 (13.95%) Information Architecture

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (30.23%) SharePoint
2 12 (27.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
3 8 (18.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (9.30%) LiveLink
5 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.33%) Documentum
6 1 (2.33%) WorkSite
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Siebel Analytics
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) SMTP
2 7 (16.28%) DHCP
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.33%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.65%) Law
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Consultant
2 9 (20.93%) Architect
3 8 (18.60%) Information Architect
3 8 (18.60%) Messaging Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Release Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Exchange Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Management Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) WCF
3 1 (2.33%) WPF
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
2 9 (20.93%) Blackberry
3 7 (16.28%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Document Management
2 6 (13.95%) Information Architecture
2 6 (13.95%) Server Monitoring
3 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 4 (9.30%) Release Management
4 4 (9.30%) Analytics
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Change Control
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL
5 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) VB
3 5 (11.63%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) C#
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.65%) VBScript
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.28%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) IIBA
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) EMIR
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) ISA Server
2 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) MAILsweeper
2 8 (18.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) Clearswift
2 11 (25.58%) RightFax
3 8 (18.60%) Symantec
4 6 (13.95%) VMware
5 5 (11.63%) Siebel
5 5 (11.63%) Websense
6 3 (6.98%) Metastorm
7 2 (4.65%) Remedy
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle
8 1 (2.33%) Vignette
8 1 (2.33%) SAP
8 1 (2.33%) Citrix
8 1 (2.33%) Interwoven
8 1 (2.33%) Hummingbird
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