The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenText over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank - 66 55
Contract jobs citing OpenText 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.32% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenText
England

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
770 314 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 55.72% 40.20% 47.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 163 171
Median daily rate £290 £300 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £197 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 35 10
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing OpenText as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OpenText
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

OpenText Daily Rate Trend in the North East

OpenText
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenText also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for OpenText.

1 2 (100.00%) Vignette
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Vignette