The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Text over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 511 486 516
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Contract jobs citing Open Text 77 72 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 29
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23857 22072 24564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.71% 46.44% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13819 12687 12854
Average daily rate £400 £388 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1091 1012 1248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in England

Open Text
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Open Text Daily Rate Trend in England

Open Text
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Text across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Open Text Daily Rate Histogram in England

Open Text
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Open Text Hourly Rate Trend in England

Open Text
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Text within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 56 £450 +12.50% 8
South East +3 10 £388 - 1
Yorkshire +9 6 £350 +75.00% 1
West Midlands -20 1 £418 +39.16% 3
South West - 1 £375 - 2
North West - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
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Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 36 (24.16%) SAP
2 34 (22.82%) Content Management
3 33 (22.15%) Finance
4 29 (19.46%) Windows
5 28 (18.79%) .NET
6 26 (17.45%) CMS
7 24 (16.11%) C#
8 22 (14.77%) ASP.NET
8 22 (14.77%) LiveLink
9 21 (14.09%) Procure-to-pay
10 20 (13.42%) Oracle
11 19 (12.75%) Project Management
11 19 (12.75%) Microsoft
11 19 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (12.08%) UNIX
13 17 (11.41%) SharePoint
13 17 (11.41%) SQL
13 17 (11.41%) Change Management
14 16 (10.74%) RedDot
14 16 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (10.07%) Document Management
15 15 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (10.07%) JavaScript
15 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
15 15 (10.07%) XML
16 14 (9.40%) Active Directory
16 14 (9.40%) Migration
17 13 (8.72%) VMware
17 13 (8.72%) Web Services
17 13 (8.72%) CRM

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 26 (17.45%) CMS
2 22 (14.77%) LiveLink
3 17 (11.41%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.04%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.03%) IIS
5 6 (4.03%) Content Management Server
6 5 (3.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.34%) WorkSite
8 2 (1.34%) Apache
9 1 (0.67%) FileNet
9 1 (0.67%) Documentum
9 1 (0.67%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.67%) Drupal
9 1 (0.67%) WordPress
9 1 (0.67%) nginx
9 1 (0.67%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 11 (7.38%) MS Office
2 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (7.38%) SAP SRM
2 8 (5.37%) Cordys
3 6 (4.03%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (4.03%) SAP FI-AP
4 4 (2.68%) SAP FI
5 3 (2.01%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.34%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (1.34%) Agresso
6 2 (1.34%) SAP R/3
6 2 (1.34%) Siebel Analytics
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.67%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.34%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.37%) Firewall
2 7 (4.70%) SAN
2 7 (4.70%) DHCP
2 7 (4.70%) DNS
3 6 (4.03%) LAN
3 6 (4.03%) WAN
4 4 (2.68%) SMTP
4 4 (2.68%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.68%) Intranet
4 4 (2.68%) Internet
4 4 (2.68%) NAS
5 3 (2.01%) VPN
5 3 (2.01%) FTP
6 2 (1.34%) SSL
6 2 (1.34%) Wireless
6 2 (1.34%) Extranet
7 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.38%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.36%) EDRMS
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.01%) DB2
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.34%) Siebel EIM
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.04%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.03%) Subversion
3 5 (3.36%) JIRA
4 4 (2.68%) Selenium
4 4 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.68%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.34%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.67%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.67%) Lombardi
General
1 33 (22.15%) Finance
2 9 (6.04%) Legal
2 9 (6.04%) Banking
3 7 (4.70%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (4.03%) Publishing
4 6 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.01%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.01%) Military
5 3 (2.01%) Advertising
5 3 (2.01%) Automotive
6 2 (1.34%) Law
6 2 (1.34%) Local Government
7 1 (0.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (31.54%) Consultant
2 28 (18.79%) Developer
3 22 (14.77%) SAP Consultant
4 17 (11.41%) Architect
5 15 (10.07%) Analyst
6 12 (8.05%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.38%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.71%) Management Consultant
9 8 (5.37%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.70%) Functional Consultant
10 7 (4.70%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 6 (4.03%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.03%) SAP P2P Consultant
12 5 (3.36%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (3.36%) .NET Developer
13 4 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
13 4 (2.68%) Senior Business Analyst
13 4 (2.68%) Lead Developer
13 4 (2.68%) Trainer
13 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.79%) .NET
2 22 (14.77%) ASP.NET
3 15 (10.07%) XML
4 13 (8.72%) Web Services
5 11 (7.38%) HTML
5 11 (7.38%) CSS
5 11 (7.38%) jQuery
6 9 (6.04%) XSLT
7 8 (5.37%) Middleware
8 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (4.03%) HTML5
10 5 (3.36%) RESTful
10 5 (3.36%) LINQ
10 5 (3.36%) CSS3
11 4 (2.68%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (2.68%) WCF
11 4 (2.68%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (2.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.70%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.36%) Taxonomies
4 4 (2.68%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.34%) User Experience
6 2 (1.34%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.34%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.34%) Psychology
7 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) CMDB
7 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.67%) PMI
7 1 (0.67%) FMCG
7 1 (0.67%) iPhone
7 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.46%) Windows
2 18 (12.08%) UNIX
3 9 (6.04%) Linux
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (2.68%) Solaris
5 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.82%) Content Management
2 21 (14.09%) Procure-to-pay
3 19 (12.75%) Project Management
3 19 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (11.41%) Change Management
5 16 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (10.07%) Document Management
6 15 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (9.40%) Migration
8 13 (8.72%) CRM
9 11 (7.38%) PRINCE2
9 11 (7.38%) Regression Testing
9 11 (7.38%) MVC
10 10 (6.71%) Web Development
11 9 (6.04%) Waterfall
12 8 (5.37%) Business Analysis
12 8 (5.37%) Configuration Management
12 8 (5.37%) UML
12 8 (5.37%) ITIL
13 6 (4.03%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.11%) C#
2 17 (11.41%) SQL
3 15 (10.07%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.38%) Java
5 10 (6.71%) VB
6 8 (5.37%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.70%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.03%) C
9 4 (2.68%) VBScript
9 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (4.70%) SAP Certification
1 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.36%) ISEB
2 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.36%) Degree
3 4 (2.68%) MCSE
4 3 (2.01%) CBAP
5 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.67%) PMP
6 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.67%) MOS
6 1 (0.67%) MCDST
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.67%) IIBA
6 1 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.36%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) EMIR
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.40%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.36%) vSphere
3 5 (3.36%) ISA Server
4 3 (2.01%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (5.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (3.36%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.68%) BladeLogic
3 4 (2.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.68%) Control-M
3 4 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.68%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.34%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.34%) AppManager
Vendors
1 36 (24.16%) SAP
2 20 (13.42%) Oracle
3 19 (12.75%) Microsoft
4 16 (10.74%) RedDot
5 13 (8.72%) VMware
6 11 (7.38%) Metastorm
7 10 (6.71%) StreamServe
8 8 (5.37%) Symantec
9 7 (4.70%) Siebel
10 6 (4.03%) Cisco
11 5 (3.36%) IBM
11 5 (3.36%) HP
11 5 (3.36%) LANDesk
12 4 (2.68%) RightFax
12 4 (2.68%) CA
12 4 (2.68%) Websense
12 4 (2.68%) Clearswift
12 4 (2.68%) Blue Coat
12 4 (2.68%) Fujitsu
12 4 (2.68%) Sitecore
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