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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text
Rank 55 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing Open Text 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.16% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.49% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £469 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £410 £488
% change year-on-year
-32.92% -15.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 - -
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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
315 204 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 50.32% 53.13% 52.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 103 61
Average daily rate £365 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.73% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 30
Average hourly rate £14.80 £13.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £34.00 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 28 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
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%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) LiveLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
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
1 1 (50.00%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
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%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) RedDot