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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 349 352 373
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing Open Text 53 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.47% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £388 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10367 11115 11883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.64% 45.84% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6565 7068 7155
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 290 328
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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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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 +30 10 £400 +15.94% 1
Bromley - - - -
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Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 35 (29.91%) SAP
2 29 (24.79%) Windows
3 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
3 25 (21.37%) Finance
4 23 (19.66%) Content Management
4 23 (19.66%) Procure-to-pay
5 19 (16.24%) Web Services
6 18 (15.38%) .NET
7 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
8 16 (13.68%) Document Management
8 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (13.68%) LiveLink
9 15 (12.82%) VMware
9 15 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (12.82%) Active Directory
9 15 (12.82%) Project Management
10 14 (11.97%) C#
11 13 (11.11%) VB
11 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
11 13 (11.11%) Blackberry
11 13 (11.11%) Change Management
11 13 (11.11%) RedDot
12 12 (10.26%) SAP BW
12 12 (10.26%) DHCP
12 12 (10.26%) DNS
12 12 (10.26%) MS Office
12 12 (10.26%) SQL
12 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET
13 11 (9.40%) SMTP
13 11 (9.40%) MS Exchange

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 16 (13.68%) LiveLink
2 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.40%) MS Exchange
3 11 (9.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (8.55%) IIS
5 8 (6.84%) CMS
6 6 (5.13%) Content Management Server
7 5 (4.27%) WorkSite
8 4 (3.42%) Apache
9 2 (1.71%) Documentum
9 2 (1.71%) nginx
9 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.71%) Node.js
9 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.85%) WordPress
10 1 (0.85%) FileNet
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) MS Office
2 9 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.56%) ProjectWise
5 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (7.69%) SAP FI-AP
2 7 (5.98%) Cordys
3 6 (5.13%) SAP SRM
4 4 (3.42%) SAP FI
4 4 (3.42%) Maximo
5 3 (2.56%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.71%) SAP MDM
6 2 (1.71%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (1.71%) Agresso
6 2 (1.71%) Siebel Analytics
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.85%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.71%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) DHCP
1 12 (10.26%) DNS
2 11 (9.40%) SMTP
3 5 (4.27%) Firewall
4 3 (2.56%) SAN
4 3 (2.56%) Intranet
4 3 (2.56%) LAN
4 3 (2.56%) WAN
5 2 (1.71%) SSL
5 2 (1.71%) FTP
5 2 (1.71%) VPN
5 2 (1.71%) Internet
5 2 (1.71%) Wireless
6 1 (0.85%) NAS
6 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.26%) SAP BW
3 6 (5.13%) EDRMS
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.71%) Siebel EIM
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.84%) Subversion
3 3 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Banking
3 7 (5.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (5.98%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.27%) Legal
4 5 (4.27%) Publishing
5 4 (3.42%) Law
6 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Local Government
7 2 (1.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (41.03%) Consultant
2 23 (19.66%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (10.26%) Developer
4 9 (7.69%) Analyst
5 8 (6.84%) Architect
5 8 (6.84%) Management Consultant
6 7 (5.98%) Messaging Consultant
6 7 (5.98%) SAP P2P Consultant
7 6 (5.13%) IT Support
7 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (5.13%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 6 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.13%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (4.27%) Information Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.42%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.42%) Trainer
9 4 (3.42%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.24%) Web Services
2 18 (15.38%) .NET
3 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET
4 10 (8.55%) CSS
4 10 (8.55%) HTML
5 9 (7.69%) XML
5 9 (7.69%) XSLT
6 8 (6.84%) RESTful
7 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (5.98%) jQuery
8 5 (4.27%) LINQ
8 5 (4.27%) Middleware
8 5 (4.27%) CSS3
8 5 (4.27%) HTML5
9 3 (2.56%) LAMP
9 3 (2.56%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.71%) JSON
10 2 (1.71%) XHTML
10 2 (1.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 10 (8.55%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.27%) Taxonomies
4 3 (2.56%) GIS
5 2 (1.71%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.71%) Psychology
5 2 (1.71%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.71%) FMCG
6 1 (0.85%) iPhone
6 1 (0.85%) Open Source
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.79%) Windows
2 10 (8.55%) Linux
3 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.27%) UNIX
5 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.66%) Content Management
1 23 (19.66%) Procure-to-pay
2 16 (13.68%) Document Management
2 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (12.82%) Project Management
3 15 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (11.11%) Change Management
5 11 (9.40%) Regression Testing
6 8 (6.84%) Six Sigma
6 8 (6.84%) ITIL
6 8 (6.84%) Lean Six Sigma
6 8 (6.84%) Waterfall
6 8 (6.84%) Server Monitoring
7 7 (5.98%) Release Management
7 7 (5.98%) Business Analysis
7 7 (5.98%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.98%) MVC
8 6 (5.13%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.13%) CRM
8 6 (5.13%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.97%) C#
2 13 (11.11%) VB
3 12 (10.26%) SQL
4 10 (8.55%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.13%) VBScript
7 3 (2.56%) C
7 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.71%) Java
9 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) MCSE
1 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.84%) SAP Certification
3 5 (4.27%) ISEB
4 4 (3.42%) Degree
5 3 (2.56%) CBAP
6 2 (1.71%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) IIBA
7 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) EMIR
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.69%) vSphere
3 9 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 7 (5.98%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.71%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (9.40%) MAILsweeper
1 11 (9.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (4.27%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.71%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.71%) AppManager
4 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.85%) Control-M
4 1 (0.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 35 (29.91%) SAP
2 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (12.82%) VMware
4 13 (11.11%) RedDot
5 11 (9.40%) RightFax
5 11 (9.40%) Symantec
5 11 (9.40%) Clearswift
6 9 (7.69%) Websense
7 8 (6.84%) Oracle
8 7 (5.98%) Siebel
9 6 (5.13%) HP
10 4 (3.42%) Metastorm
11 3 (2.56%) Hummingbird
11 3 (2.56%) Cisco
11 3 (2.56%) Meridio
12 2 (1.71%) AppSense
12 2 (1.71%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.71%) Aruba
12 2 (1.71%) 3PAR
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