The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of RightFax 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 RightFax over the 3 months to 22 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 OpenText RightFax.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RightFax
Rank 546 540 551
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing RightFax 7 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.032% 0.028% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £425 £330
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +28.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21774 21699 24565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.44% 46.82% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12378 12094 12807
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 995 1132 1282
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 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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RightFax
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RightFax Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RightFax Daily Rate Trend in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RightFax Hourly Rate Trend in England

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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 RightFax within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
South West - 2 £300 -
London - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RightFax 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 RightFax.

1 25 (96.15%) MS Exchange
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 23 (88.46%) Symantec
4 22 (84.62%) Blackberry
4 22 (84.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 22 (84.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 14 (53.85%) Windows
6 13 (50.00%) Cisco
6 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (50.00%) Lync
6 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
8 11 (42.31%) IronPort
8 11 (42.31%) Open Text
8 11 (42.31%) VMware
8 11 (42.31%) Clearswift
8 11 (42.31%) MAILsweeper
8 11 (42.31%) SMTP
8 11 (42.31%) MobileIron
8 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (38.46%) DHCP
9 10 (38.46%) DNS
9 10 (38.46%) MCSE
9 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (34.62%) Websense
11 8 (30.77%) VB

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RightFax 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 RightFax. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (96.15%) MS Exchange
2 22 (84.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (50.00%) Lync
3 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) SMTP
2 10 (38.46%) DHCP
2 10 (38.46%) DNS
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Messaging Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Messaging Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Mobility Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Messaging Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Messaging Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) Blackberry
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (30.77%) Android
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Change Management
1 8 (30.77%) Server Monitoring
2 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Change Control
3 5 (19.23%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 8 (30.77%) VB
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) MCSE
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) vSphere
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (26.92%) ISA Server
2 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (84.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 11 (42.31%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 23 (88.46%) Symantec
3 13 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (42.31%) IronPort
4 11 (42.31%) Open Text
4 11 (42.31%) VMware
4 11 (42.31%) Clearswift
4 11 (42.31%) MobileIron
5 9 (34.62%) Websense
6 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Intel