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 31 October 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 OpenText RightFax.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RightFax
Rank 574 538 556
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +18
Contract jobs citing RightFax 14 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.031% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% 0.068% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £324 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +36.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £304 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £325 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 - £150
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
23784 22046 23285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.92% 46.04% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14218 12822 12426
Average daily rate £393 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.41% -
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 1172 1076 1217
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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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

RightFax
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RightFax across the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

RightFax Daily Rate Histogram 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

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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 31 October 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 +1 4 £331 +2.23% 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 14 (63.64%) Blackberry
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) Intel
6 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (36.36%) Android
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco
8 7 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (31.82%) Symantec
8 7 (31.82%) IronPort
9 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (27.27%) VMware
9 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 6 (27.27%) Lync
9 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (22.73%) SLA
10 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
10 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (18.18%) iPhone
11 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (18.18%) Service Management
11 4 (18.18%) Finance
11 4 (18.18%) Change Management
11 4 (18.18%) MobileIron
11 4 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (13.64%) Problem Management

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (27.27%) Lync
4 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) MGCP
3 1 (4.55%) H.323
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Mobility Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Server Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Blackberry
2 4 (18.18%) iPhone
3 3 (13.64%) iPad
3 3 (13.64%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Android
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
2 4 (18.18%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software Distribution
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) MOF
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Intel
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 7 (31.82%) Symantec
4 7 (31.82%) IronPort
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
6 4 (18.18%) MobileIron
7 3 (13.64%) Verint
7 3 (13.64%) McAfee
7 3 (13.64%) Citrix
7 3 (13.64%) HP
8 2 (9.09%) IBM