The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Text over the 3 months to 18 September 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 the Open Text Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 41 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Text 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.34% - 2.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% - 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£395 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.50
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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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
156 129 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 53.79% 43.73% 42.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 71 59
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -63.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £11.00 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Open Text Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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Top 2 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management