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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenText
England / North East
Rank - 76 59
Contract jobs citing OpenText 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.34% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.81% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £400 £293
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +36.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.04

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
531 372 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 53.10% 41.70% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 211 220
Median daily rate £350 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.85 £21.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.19 £10.34 £13.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.70 £35.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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