The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenText over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank 127 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenText 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% - 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £600 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £305 £410
% change year-on-year
+37.70% -25.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.04 -
OpenText
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1044 983 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 40.97% 36.18% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 528 404
Average daily rate £363 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 33
Average hourly rate £38.25 £15.77 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.54% +0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OpenText
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OpenText Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OpenText
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenText across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

OpenText Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

OpenText
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenText within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh - 3 £600 -
Glasgow - 2 £238 -
OpenText
UK

OpenText
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing OpenText 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 OpenText.

1 5 (62.50%) LiveLink
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Information Management
2 3 (37.50%) Taxonomies
2 3 (37.50%) Ontologies
2 3 (37.50%) Alfresco
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (12.50%) Finance

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing OpenText 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 OpenText. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) LiveLink
2 3 (37.50%) Alfresco
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Ontologies
1 3 (37.50%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 3 (37.50%) Information Management
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP