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 28 May 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 OpenText RightFax.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RightFax
Rank 576 555 523
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -32
Contract jobs citing RightFax 7 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.022% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.050% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Average daily rate
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£275 £353 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.98% +17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £500 £413
% change year-on-year
-62.00% +21.21%
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
22585 22182 19841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.14% 44.98% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13399 12859 10942
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 1031 1125
Average hourly rate £18.55 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.98 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 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
Yorkshire - 3 - -
London +15 2 £313 -8.75%
North West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £190 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) Lync
4 4 (40.00%) XenApp
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Dell
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (30.00%) IronPort
6 2 (20.00%) SCOM
6 2 (20.00%) Mitel
6 2 (20.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (20.00%) Office Communications Server

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Lync
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (10.00%) Primavera
2 1 (10.00%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (10.00%) ADSL
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) FTP
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (10.00%) Telepresence
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Wintel Technical Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Wintel Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) RAD
2 1 (10.00%) DSDM
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Process Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
4 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
5 2 (20.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
6 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) IronPort
5 2 (20.00%) Mitel
5 2 (20.00%) M86 Security
5 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) Intel
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Veritas
6 1 (10.00%) Sun
6 1 (10.00%) McAfee