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 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 24 July 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 England 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 484 470 515
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +45
Contract jobs citing Open Text 80 78 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 22
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22413 21771 24524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.39% 46.85% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12736 12141 12866
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1018 1120 1281
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +10 55 £456 +17.74% 9
South East +6 21 £388 - 2
Yorkshire +4 2 £425 +112.50% 1
South West - 2 £440 -
North East - 1 - -
North West - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
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Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 40 (23.26%) Windows
2 39 (22.67%) Microsoft
3 38 (22.09%) SAP
4 29 (16.86%) .NET
4 29 (16.86%) SharePoint
5 28 (16.28%) Oracle
5 28 (16.28%) Finance
6 27 (15.70%) SQL
7 26 (15.12%) Content Management
8 25 (14.53%) VMware
9 24 (13.95%) C#
9 24 (13.95%) Procure-to-pay
10 23 (13.37%) SQL Server
11 21 (12.21%) Web Services
11 21 (12.21%) MS Exchange
12 20 (11.63%) Project Management
12 20 (11.63%) LiveLink
13 19 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (11.05%) Change Management
13 19 (11.05%) ASP.NET
14 18 (10.47%) IIS
14 18 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (10.47%) Management Information System
14 18 (10.47%) Document Management
14 18 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (9.88%) JavaScript
16 16 (9.30%) Siebel
16 16 (9.30%) Active Directory
16 16 (9.30%) CMS
16 16 (9.30%) PowerShell

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (16.86%) SharePoint
2 21 (12.21%) MS Exchange
3 20 (11.63%) LiveLink
4 18 (10.47%) IIS
5 16 (9.30%) CMS
6 11 (6.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.07%) Drupal
7 7 (4.07%) Alfresco
8 6 (3.49%) Content Management Server
9 5 (2.91%) WorkSite
9 5 (2.91%) Apache
10 4 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.16%) Documentum
11 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.16%) nginx
11 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (1.16%) Node.js
11 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (8.14%) MS Office
2 9 (5.23%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.74%) ProjectWise
5 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (5.23%) SAP FI-AP
2 8 (4.65%) SAP SRM
3 7 (4.07%) Cordys
4 5 (2.91%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (2.33%) SAP FI
5 4 (2.33%) Maximo
6 3 (1.74%) SAP MM
7 2 (1.16%) Agresso
7 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (1.16%) SAP CO
7 2 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (1.16%) SAP MDM
7 2 (1.16%) Siebel Analytics
8 1 (0.58%) e-Work
8 1 (0.58%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.58%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.56%) Firewall
2 12 (6.98%) DHCP
2 12 (6.98%) DNS
3 11 (6.40%) LAN
3 11 (6.40%) WAN
3 11 (6.40%) SMTP
3 11 (6.40%) SAN
4 9 (5.23%) Intranet
5 3 (1.74%) Internet
6 2 (1.16%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.16%) FTP
6 2 (1.16%) VPN
6 2 (1.16%) SSL
6 2 (1.16%) Wireless
6 2 (1.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.56%) EDRMS
3 12 (6.98%) SAP BW
4 4 (2.33%) QlikView
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.16%) Siebel EIM
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.98%) Subversion
2 9 (5.23%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.23%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.91%) JIRA
4 4 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.33%) Selenium
5 3 (1.74%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 28 (16.28%) Finance
2 9 (5.23%) Banking
3 7 (4.07%) Legal
3 7 (4.07%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.91%) Publishing
5 4 (2.33%) Law
5 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.74%) Military
6 3 (1.74%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Local Government
7 2 (1.16%) Back Office
7 2 (1.16%) Advertising
7 2 (1.16%) Automotive
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (29.65%) Consultant
2 23 (13.37%) Developer
2 23 (13.37%) Analyst
2 23 (13.37%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (11.05%) Architect
4 12 (6.98%) Project Manager
5 10 (5.81%) Business Analyst
6 8 (4.65%) Management Consultant
6 8 (4.65%) IT Support
7 7 (4.07%) Messaging Consultant
7 7 (4.07%) SAP P2P Consultant
7 7 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (4.07%) Web Developer
8 6 (3.49%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 6 (3.49%) Information Manager
8 6 (3.49%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 6 (3.49%) Applications Support
8 6 (3.49%) Functional Consultant
8 6 (3.49%) C# Developer
9 5 (2.91%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.86%) .NET
2 21 (12.21%) Web Services
3 19 (11.05%) ASP.NET
4 15 (8.72%) XML
5 12 (6.98%) CSS
5 12 (6.98%) HTML
5 12 (6.98%) jQuery
6 9 (5.23%) XSLT
7 8 (4.65%) RESTful
8 7 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (3.49%) Middleware
9 6 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (3.49%) WCF
10 5 (2.91%) LINQ
10 5 (2.91%) CSS3
10 5 (2.91%) HTML5
10 5 (2.91%) Ajax
11 4 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (1.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.47%) Management Information System
2 13 (7.56%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.07%) Open Source
3 7 (4.07%) Clustering
4 6 (3.49%) Wiki
5 5 (2.91%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.74%) GIS
7 2 (1.16%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.16%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.16%) FMCG
7 2 (1.16%) Psychology
8 1 (0.58%) CMDB
8 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.58%) iPhone
8 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (23.26%) Windows
2 18 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.40%) Linux
4 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.49%) UNIX
5 6 (3.49%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.74%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.16%) Solaris
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.58%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.12%) Content Management
2 24 (13.95%) Procure-to-pay
3 20 (11.63%) Project Management
4 19 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (11.05%) Change Management
5 18 (10.47%) Document Management
6 16 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (8.72%) CRM
8 12 (6.98%) Information Management
8 12 (6.98%) Web Development
9 11 (6.40%) Change Control
9 11 (6.40%) MVC
9 11 (6.40%) Regression Testing
9 11 (6.40%) PRINCE2
10 10 (5.81%) Business Analysis
11 9 (5.23%) Scrum
11 9 (5.23%) ITIL
12 8 (4.65%) Six Sigma
12 8 (4.65%) Migration
12 8 (4.65%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.70%) SQL
2 24 (13.95%) C#
3 17 (9.88%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.30%) PowerShell
5 13 (7.56%) VB
6 7 (4.07%) C
6 7 (4.07%) VBScript
7 5 (2.91%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.74%) Java
8 3 (1.74%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.74%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.58%) SELCOPY
9 1 (0.58%) JCL
9 1 (0.58%) REXX
Qualifications
1 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (5.81%) MCSE
1 10 (5.81%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.65%) SAP Certification
3 7 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.91%) Degree
4 5 (2.91%) ISEB
5 3 (1.74%) CBAP
6 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) IIBA
7 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) SLA
2 4 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) EMIR
System Software
1 16 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.14%) VMware ESX
3 11 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.23%) vSphere
4 9 (5.23%) ISA Server
5 7 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (6.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 11 (6.40%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (6.40%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.16%) Control-M
3 2 (1.16%) AppManager
3 2 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.16%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 39 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 38 (22.09%) SAP
3 28 (16.28%) Oracle
4 25 (14.53%) VMware
5 16 (9.30%) Siebel
6 14 (8.14%) RedDot
7 12 (6.98%) Symantec
7 12 (6.98%) HP
7 12 (6.98%) Metastorm
8 11 (6.40%) RightFax
8 11 (6.40%) Citrix
8 11 (6.40%) Clearswift
9 9 (5.23%) Informatica
9 9 (5.23%) Websense
10 7 (4.07%) IronPort
11 6 (3.49%) Atlassian
12 5 (2.91%) Lagan
12 5 (2.91%) Business Objects
13 4 (2.33%) Cisco
13 4 (2.33%) IBM
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