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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text
Rank 502 452 432
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -20
Contract jobs citing Open Text 63 87 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.43% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 52 32
Average daily rate
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£450 £373 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.80% -12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £294 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £499 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £57.50 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 - -
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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
21036 20430 18658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.48% 45.47% 45.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 11437 10212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 856 893 1121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £39.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 -35 34 £500 +19.04% 4
South East +5 16 £425 +3.65%
South West -7 5 £375 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £305 - 1
East of England +15 1 - -
North East +2 1 - -
West Midlands -1 1 - -
North West -21 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
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Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 55 (36.42%) Content Management
2 49 (32.45%) .NET
3 47 (31.13%) CMS
4 41 (27.15%) SQL
5 39 (25.83%) CSS
6 38 (25.17%) RedDot
7 37 (24.50%) JavaScript
7 37 (24.50%) HTML
8 35 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (22.52%) ASP.NET
10 33 (21.85%) Intranet
11 31 (20.53%) jQuery
12 29 (19.21%) XML
13 27 (17.88%) XHTML
14 26 (17.22%) XSLT
14 26 (17.22%) User Experience
15 25 (16.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (16.56%) Web Services
15 25 (16.56%) Visual Studio
16 24 (15.89%) SAP
16 24 (15.89%) W3C
16 24 (15.89%) Publishing
17 23 (15.23%) IIS
17 23 (15.23%) OOP
18 22 (14.57%) XSD
18 22 (14.57%) Document Management
18 22 (14.57%) Ajax
19 21 (13.91%) Adobe
19 21 (13.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
20 20 (13.25%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 47 (31.13%) CMS
2 23 (15.23%) IIS
3 18 (11.92%) LiveLink
4 15 (9.93%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.64%) Documentum
6 5 (3.31%) WorkSite
7 4 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.99%) Apache
9 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.32%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.66%) JBoss
10 1 (0.66%) FileNet
10 1 (0.66%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.66%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.66%) Node.js
10 1 (0.66%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.66%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (13.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (6.62%) MS Office
3 8 (5.30%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.99%) ProjectWise
5 2 (1.32%) MS Project
5 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.30%) SAP SRM
1 8 (5.30%) SAP FI-AP
2 3 (1.99%) SAP Travel Management
2 3 (1.99%) Siebel Analytics
3 2 (1.32%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.32%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.32%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.66%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.66%) Cordys
4 1 (0.66%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.85%) Intranet
2 5 (3.31%) Internet
3 4 (2.65%) FTP
3 4 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.99%) SAN
5 2 (1.32%) NAS
5 2 (1.32%) Extranet
6 1 (0.66%) Firewall
6 1 (0.66%) Wireless
6 1 (0.66%) Network Security
6 1 (0.66%) FCoE
6 1 (0.66%) VPN
6 1 (0.66%) DNS
6 1 (0.66%) LDAP
6 1 (0.66%) LAN
6 1 (0.66%) WAN
6 1 (0.66%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.27%) SAP BW
2 10 (6.62%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.31%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.32%) DB2
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.66%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.66%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (16.56%) Visual Studio
2 19 (12.58%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.32%) JUnit
3 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.32%) JIRA
3 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (1.32%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.66%) Introscope
4 1 (0.66%) Subversion
4 1 (0.66%) Maven
4 1 (0.66%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (15.89%) Publishing
2 15 (9.93%) Finance
3 13 (8.61%) Law
4 10 (6.62%) Legal
5 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.66%) Automotive
6 1 (0.66%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (32.45%) Developer
2 26 (17.22%) CMS Developer
3 23 (15.23%) Consultant
4 21 (13.91%) Analyst
5 18 (11.92%) Architect
6 17 (11.26%) SAP Consultant
7 9 (5.96%) Business Analyst
8 6 (3.97%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.97%) Test Analyst
9 5 (3.31%) Functional Consultant
9 5 (3.31%) Release Manager
9 5 (3.31%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 5 (3.31%) SAP SRM Consultant
10 4 (2.65%) SAP P2P Consultant
10 4 (2.65%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (2.65%) Environment Manager
10 4 (2.65%) Administrator
10 4 (2.65%) Service Analyst
10 4 (2.65%) Tester
10 4 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (32.45%) .NET
2 39 (25.83%) CSS
3 37 (24.50%) HTML
4 34 (22.52%) ASP.NET
5 31 (20.53%) jQuery
6 29 (19.21%) XML
7 27 (17.88%) XHTML
8 26 (17.22%) XSLT
9 25 (16.56%) Web Services
9 25 (16.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (14.57%) Ajax
10 22 (14.57%) XSD
11 9 (5.96%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.65%) J2EE
13 2 (1.32%) JSP
13 2 (1.32%) ODBC
13 2 (1.32%) SOAP
13 2 (1.32%) Middleware
13 2 (1.32%) SAP Basis
14 1 (0.66%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.22%) User Experience
2 24 (15.89%) W3C
3 18 (11.92%) Web 2.0
4 7 (4.64%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.99%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.32%) FMCG
8 2 (1.32%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.66%) TRADACOMS
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.66%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.25%) Windows
2 11 (7.28%) UNIX
3 7 (4.64%) Linux
4 4 (2.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.66%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (36.42%) Content Management
2 35 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.23%) OOP
4 22 (14.57%) Document Management
5 20 (13.25%) Web Development
6 19 (12.58%) Rapid Prototyping
7 18 (11.92%) Procure-to-pay
8 17 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (8.61%) Migration
10 10 (6.62%) Project Management
10 10 (6.62%) Change Management
10 10 (6.62%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (5.30%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.30%) ITIL
11 8 (5.30%) Workflow
12 7 (4.64%) Software Testing
13 6 (3.97%) Information Management
13 6 (3.97%) Project Planning
13 6 (3.97%) Use Case
13 6 (3.97%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 41 (27.15%) SQL
2 37 (24.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.26%) Java
4 12 (7.95%) C#
5 7 (4.64%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.97%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.65%) VBScript
7 4 (2.65%) VB
8 3 (1.99%) C
8 3 (1.99%) Perl
9 2 (1.32%) C++
9 2 (1.32%) ABAP
9 2 (1.32%) Python
9 2 (1.32%) Ruby
9 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.66%) VB6
10 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.95%) SAP Certification
2 10 (6.62%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.30%) ISEB
4 6 (3.97%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.32%) MCDST
6 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.32%) Degree
6 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) WAI
2 2 (1.32%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) WCAG
3 1 (0.66%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) vSphere
3 1 (0.66%) Varnish
3 1 (0.66%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.66%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Nagios
1 2 (1.32%) Puppet
2 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (25.17%) RedDot
2 24 (15.89%) SAP
3 21 (13.91%) Adobe
4 18 (11.92%) Google
5 14 (9.27%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.96%) Oracle
7 8 (5.30%) StreamServe
7 8 (5.30%) Capita
8 6 (3.97%) Siebel
8 6 (3.97%) Citrix
8 6 (3.97%) Interwoven
9 5 (3.31%) EMC
9 5 (3.31%) Hummingbird
9 5 (3.31%) Vignette
10 4 (2.65%) VMware
11 3 (1.99%) Meridio
11 3 (1.99%) DataFlux
11 3 (1.99%) IBM
12 2 (1.32%) HP
12 2 (1.32%) Metastorm
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