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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenText over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank 114 131 125
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs citing OpenText 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.10% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £290 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -14.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £388 £295
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +31.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.58
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
963 1163 1070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.86% 40.57% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 597 561
Median daily rate £345 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 20
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.70 £44.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing OpenText as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenText within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen -4 5 £293 -2.50%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £275 -
OpenText
UK

OpenText
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OpenText.

1 10 (76.92%) Content Management
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) Analytics
3 8 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (61.54%) Google
4 7 (53.85%) Google Analytics
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) Apache
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) CMS
4 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (46.15%) Web Design
5 6 (46.15%) Marketing
5 6 (46.15%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
6 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
6 4 (30.77%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
8 2 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
8 2 (15.38%) WordPress
8 2 (15.38%) Open Source
8 2 (15.38%) Confluence
8 2 (15.38%) Drupal
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
2 2 (15.38%) Drupal
2 2 (15.38%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Grunt
2 1 (7.69%) gulp
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 2 (15.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Web Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Production Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Web Production Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Development Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum Master
4 2 (15.38%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Content Editor
5 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Content Editor
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Content Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Editor
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Manager
5 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) LESS
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.69%) Pricing Data
3 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Content Management
2 9 (69.23%) Analytics
3 8 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (46.15%) Web Design
4 6 (46.15%) Web Development
5 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
6 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
8 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 1 (7.69%) Time Management
8 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
8 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Omniture