The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText 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 OpenText over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenText 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 - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £415 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +33.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenText
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
591 446 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.53% 30.84% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 235 192
Average daily rate £420 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -28.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OpenText
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

OpenText Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

OpenText
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OpenText 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 OpenText.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 3 (100.00%) Ontologies
1 3 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) LiveLink

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OpenText 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 OpenText. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) LiveLink
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Ontologies
1 3 (100.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall