The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Text over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 78 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -
Contract jobs citing Open Text 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% 0.28% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
327 180 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 41.18% 50.85% 47.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 71 94
Average daily rate £348 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.07% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £172 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £474 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 23
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £16.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -19.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £19.62 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Open Text
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Open Text Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) EDRMS
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) LiveLink
1 1 (50.00%) RedDot
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Lagan
1 1 (50.00%) Northgate
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) LiveLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Management Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) RedDot
1 1 (50.00%) Lagan
1 1 (50.00%) Northgate