The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenText over the 3 months to 29 April 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 the Open Text Corporation.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenText 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.72% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £415 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +33.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenText
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 128 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.85% 37.10% 47.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 74 77
Average daily rate £290 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £81 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 22
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.48 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

OpenText
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

OpenText Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

OpenText
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

OpenText Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

OpenText
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing OpenText 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 OpenText.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Java

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing OpenText 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 OpenText. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin