The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 349 357 388
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +31
Contract jobs citing Open Text 63 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 11
Average daily rate £360 £390 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £319 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £475 £250
% change year-on-year
-34.73% +90.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10769 9954 12156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 46.07% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7026 6301 7353
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 247 305
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £44.50 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Open Text
England

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in London

Open Text
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Open Text Daily Rate Trend in London

Open Text
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Open Text across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Open Text Daily Rate Histogram in London

Open Text
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Open Text Hourly Rate Trend in London

Open Text
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Text within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 12 £370 +13.84% 6
Open Text
England

Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 47 (32.41%) Document Management
2 44 (30.34%) Microsoft
3 42 (28.97%) Management Information System
4 41 (28.28%) Windows
5 37 (25.52%) SharePoint
6 35 (24.14%) Active Directory
7 31 (21.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 30 (20.69%) Blackberry
8 30 (20.69%) Clearswift
8 30 (20.69%) MAILsweeper
8 30 (20.69%) RightFax
9 29 (20.00%) SMTP
10 28 (19.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (18.62%) Symantec
11 27 (18.62%) MCSE
11 27 (18.62%) MS Exchange
11 27 (18.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 26 (17.93%) SAP
12 26 (17.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (17.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (17.24%) VMware
14 24 (16.55%) DHCP
14 24 (16.55%) DNS
15 23 (15.86%) VB
16 22 (15.17%) PowerShell
17 21 (14.48%) Server Monitoring
18 20 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
18 20 (13.79%) Taxonomies
18 20 (13.79%) Information Architecture
18 20 (13.79%) LiveLink

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 37 (25.52%) SharePoint
2 31 (21.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 27 (18.62%) MS Exchange
4 20 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 20 (13.79%) LiveLink
5 9 (6.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (4.83%) IIS
7 4 (2.76%) WorkSite
7 4 (2.76%) Apache
8 2 (1.38%) nginx
8 2 (1.38%) Documentum
8 2 (1.38%) Node.js
9 1 (0.69%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.69%) Alfresco
Applications
1 17 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.66%) MS Office
3 3 (2.07%) ProjectWise
3 3 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) SAP MDM
1 5 (3.45%) SAP SRM
2 4 (2.76%) Siebel Analytics
2 4 (2.76%) SAP FI-AP
2 4 (2.76%) Maximo
3 3 (2.07%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.00%) SMTP
2 24 (16.55%) DHCP
2 24 (16.55%) DNS
3 3 (2.07%) Intranet
4 2 (1.38%) Firewall
4 2 (1.38%) SAN
4 2 (1.38%) FTP
4 2 (1.38%) LAN
5 1 (0.69%) WAN
5 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.69%) VPN
5 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.90%) SAP BW
3 7 (4.83%) EDRMS
4 5 (3.45%) EDMS
5 4 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.69%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (5.52%) Subversion
2 7 (4.83%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.07%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.69%) SAP CE
5 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 14 (9.66%) Finance
2 7 (4.83%) Banking
3 5 (3.45%) Law
3 5 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.69%) Publishing
5 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 56 (38.62%) Consultant
2 27 (18.62%) Architect
3 22 (15.17%) Messaging Consultant
4 20 (13.79%) SAP Consultant
5 19 (13.10%) Information Architect
6 14 (9.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 9 (6.21%) Analyst
8 8 (5.52%) Enterprise Consultant
9 6 (4.14%) IT Support
9 6 (4.14%) Management Consultant
9 6 (4.14%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.45%) Developer
10 5 (3.45%) Administrator
10 5 (3.45%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.45%) SAP P2P Consultant
11 4 (2.76%) Messaging Administrator
11 4 (2.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 4 (2.76%) Release Manager
11 4 (2.76%) Information Manager
11 4 (2.76%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.59%) .NET
2 10 (6.90%) Web Services
3 7 (4.83%) CSS
4 4 (2.76%) HTML
4 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.07%) RESTful
5 3 (2.07%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.38%) JSON
6 2 (1.38%) jQuery
6 2 (1.38%) XML
6 2 (1.38%) XSLT
6 2 (1.38%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.69%) J2EE
7 1 (0.69%) LAMP
7 1 (0.69%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.69%) Qt
7 1 (0.69%) WCF
7 1 (0.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (28.97%) Management Information System
2 30 (20.69%) Blackberry
3 20 (13.79%) Taxonomies
4 4 (2.76%) Firmware
5 3 (2.07%) GIS
5 3 (2.07%) FMCG
6 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.69%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.69%) Open Source
6 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.28%) Windows
2 26 (17.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (17.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.83%) Linux
4 3 (2.07%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.38%) UNIX
6 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.41%) Document Management
2 21 (14.48%) Server Monitoring
3 20 (13.79%) Information Architecture
4 16 (11.03%) ITIL
5 12 (8.28%) Business Analysis
5 12 (8.28%) Regression Testing
5 12 (8.28%) Project Management
5 12 (8.28%) Change Control
6 11 (7.59%) Procure-to-pay
6 11 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.21%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.21%) Content Management
9 7 (4.83%) Service Management
9 7 (4.83%) Six Sigma
9 7 (4.83%) Lean Six Sigma
10 6 (4.14%) Release Management
10 6 (4.14%) Information Management
11 5 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (2.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.86%) VB
2 22 (15.17%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.52%) SQL
4 7 (4.83%) Java
5 6 (4.14%) C#
6 4 (2.76%) VBScript
7 3 (2.07%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.07%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.38%) C
8 2 (1.38%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.69%) C++
9 1 (0.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (19.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (18.62%) MCSE
3 7 (4.83%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.14%) SAP Certification
5 5 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.07%) Degree
7 2 (1.38%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.69%) MCP
8 1 (0.69%) ISEB
8 1 (0.69%) IIBA
8 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) EMIR
2 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 35 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (12.41%) ISA Server
3 18 (12.41%) vSphere
4 17 (11.72%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.38%) Varnish
6 1 (0.69%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.69%) XenApp
6 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (20.69%) MAILsweeper
2 27 (18.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.69%) AppManager
3 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 30 (20.69%) Clearswift
2 30 (20.69%) RightFax
3 27 (18.62%) Symantec
4 26 (17.93%) SAP
5 25 (17.24%) VMware
6 19 (13.10%) Websense
7 8 (5.52%) Vignette
8 6 (4.14%) RedDot
8 6 (4.14%) Remedy
9 5 (3.45%) Siebel
10 4 (2.76%) Hummingbird
10 4 (2.76%) Citrix
10 4 (2.76%) Oracle
11 3 (2.07%) Interwoven
11 3 (2.07%) HP
11 3 (2.07%) Metastorm
11 3 (2.07%) Meridio
12 1 (0.69%) Aruba
12 1 (0.69%) Business Objects
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