The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Text over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 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 Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
476 347 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.67% 31.46% 34.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 133 134
Average daily rate £400 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £287 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £32.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +56.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh