The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 353 380 373
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Contract jobs citing Open Text 61 51 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 21
Average daily rate
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£455 £408 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -18.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £314 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £539 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
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England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11176 11603 11784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.94% 46.38% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7064 7470 7136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 262 338
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £48.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
City of London +21 11 £443 +22.91% 1
Bromley - - - -
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England

Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (29.13%) Finance
1 30 (29.13%) SAP
2 20 (19.42%) Windows
2 20 (19.42%) Procure-to-pay
3 19 (18.45%) Content Management
4 17 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (15.53%) .NET
6 15 (14.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (13.59%) LiveLink
7 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
8 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
8 13 (12.62%) Oracle
8 13 (12.62%) Web Services
8 13 (12.62%) Project Management
9 12 (11.65%) Change Management
9 12 (11.65%) C#
9 12 (11.65%) SharePoint
9 12 (11.65%) VMware
10 11 (10.68%) CMS
10 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET
10 11 (10.68%) Regression Testing
10 11 (10.68%) SAP BW
11 10 (9.71%) UNIX
11 10 (9.71%) SQL
11 10 (9.71%) MS Exchange
11 10 (9.71%) Document Management
12 9 (8.74%) RedDot
12 9 (8.74%) SAP SRM
12 9 (8.74%) VB

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (13.59%) LiveLink
2 12 (11.65%) SharePoint
3 11 (10.68%) CMS
4 10 (9.71%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (5.83%) Content Management Server
6 4 (3.88%) IIS
7 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.94%) Documentum
7 2 (1.94%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.97%) WordPress
8 1 (0.97%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.97%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Office
2 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (8.74%) SAP SRM
2 7 (6.80%) Cordys
3 6 (5.83%) SAP FI-AP
4 4 (3.88%) SAP FI
5 3 (2.91%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (1.94%) SAP R/3
6 2 (1.94%) Agresso
6 2 (1.94%) Siebel Analytics
6 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (1.94%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.94%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Firewall
1 8 (7.77%) DHCP
1 8 (7.77%) DNS
2 7 (6.80%) SAN
3 6 (5.83%) LAN
3 6 (5.83%) WAN
4 5 (4.85%) SMTP
5 4 (3.88%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.88%) NAS
6 3 (2.91%) VPN
7 2 (1.94%) Internet
7 2 (1.94%) Wireless
7 2 (1.94%) SSL
8 1 (0.97%) FTP
8 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) SAP BW
2 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.88%) EDRMS
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.94%) Siebel EIM
6 1 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.91%) Subversion
3 3 (2.91%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.97%) JIRA
General
1 30 (29.13%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Legal
3 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.83%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (5.83%) Publishing
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.91%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Advertising
6 2 (1.94%) Law
6 2 (1.94%) Local Government
7 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (40.78%) Consultant
2 20 (19.42%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (11.65%) Developer
4 9 (8.74%) Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) Management Consultant
6 7 (6.80%) Functional Consultant
6 7 (6.80%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 7 (6.80%) Architect
6 7 (6.80%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.83%) SAP P2P Consultant
7 6 (5.83%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Trainer
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Messaging Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.91%) Information Manager
10 3 (2.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.53%) .NET
2 13 (12.62%) Web Services
3 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET
4 8 (7.77%) Middleware
5 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (6.80%) HTML
5 7 (6.80%) CSS
5 7 (6.80%) XML
5 7 (6.80%) XSLT
5 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (4.85%) LINQ
6 5 (4.85%) jQuery
6 5 (4.85%) RESTful
6 5 (4.85%) CSS3
6 5 (4.85%) HTML5
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.94%) REST
8 2 (1.94%) Sass
8 2 (1.94%) XHTML
8 2 (1.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.85%) Taxonomies
4 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.94%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.94%) Psychology
5 2 (1.94%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.97%) Open Source
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.97%) iPhone
6 1 (0.97%) PMI
6 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.42%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) UNIX
3 9 (8.74%) Linux
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.88%) Solaris
4 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.42%) Procure-to-pay
2 19 (18.45%) Content Management
3 17 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (14.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (12.62%) Project Management
6 12 (11.65%) Change Management
7 11 (10.68%) Regression Testing
8 10 (9.71%) Document Management
9 8 (7.77%) Waterfall
9 8 (7.77%) Migration
10 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
10 7 (6.80%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.80%) MVC
11 6 (5.83%) Analytics
11 6 (5.83%) Six Sigma
11 6 (5.83%) ITIL
11 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.83%) CRM
11 6 (5.83%) Lean Six Sigma
12 5 (4.85%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.65%) C#
2 10 (9.71%) SQL
3 9 (8.74%) VB
4 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.88%) Java
7 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.94%) C
7 2 (1.94%) VBScript
7 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) SAP Certification
2 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.85%) ISEB
3 5 (4.85%) MCSE
4 3 (2.91%) Degree
4 3 (2.91%) CBAP
5 1 (0.97%) MOS
5 1 (0.97%) MCDST
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.97%) IIBA
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) PMP
5 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) EMIR
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.83%) ISA Server
3 6 (5.83%) vSphere
4 4 (3.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (4.85%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.85%) MAILsweeper
3 4 (3.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.88%) Control-M
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (3.88%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.94%) AppManager
4 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (29.13%) SAP
2 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.62%) Oracle
3 12 (11.65%) VMware
4 9 (8.74%) RedDot
4 9 (8.74%) Symantec
5 7 (6.80%) Siebel
6 6 (5.83%) Cisco
7 5 (4.85%) HP
7 5 (4.85%) Websense
7 5 (4.85%) Clearswift
7 5 (4.85%) RightFax
8 4 (3.88%) CA
8 4 (3.88%) Fujitsu
8 4 (3.88%) LANDesk
8 4 (3.88%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.91%) AppSense
9 3 (2.91%) Metastorm
10 2 (1.94%) Aruba
10 2 (1.94%) 3PAR
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago