The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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 OpenText RightFax.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RightFax
Rank 614 609 569
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -40
Contract jobs citing RightFax 8 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.017% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.039% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 11
Average daily rate £300 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £245 £500
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -51.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RightFax
UK

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
22472 23361 22437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.85% 45.36% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14022 13563 12946
Average daily rate £413 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1022 1013
Average hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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

RightFax
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

RightFax
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

RightFax
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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
North West - 5 £275 -
South East -14 1 £300 -
South West - 1 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 £300 -
RightFax
UK

RightFax
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 15 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) Symantec
3 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 12 (66.67%) Migration
3 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (61.11%) IronPort
4 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (61.11%) Dell
5 8 (44.44%) Banking
6 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (22.22%) CommVault
6 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 4 (22.22%) LAN
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) VoIP
6 4 (22.22%) WAN
6 4 (22.22%) VPN
6 4 (22.22%) B2B
6 4 (22.22%) WSUS
7 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
9 1 (5.56%) Telepresence
9 1 (5.56%) GoToMeeting
9 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
9 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business

RightFax
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) VoIP
1 4 (22.22%) VPN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
1 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.56%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.56%) PBX
3 1 (5.56%) Telepresence
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
1 8 (44.44%) Exchange Consultant
1 8 (44.44%) Messaging Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Messaging Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Exchange Support
5 3 (16.67%) Messaging Support
5 3 (16.67%) Support Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (11.11%) Messaging Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) IT Support
7 1 (5.56%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) B2B
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) Symantec
3 11 (61.11%) Dell
3 11 (61.11%) IronPort
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) CommVault
5 1 (5.56%) Clearswift
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Mitel