The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenText over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank 23 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing OpenText 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 2.44% 0.60% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 1.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenText
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
69 87 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 56.10% 52.41% 53.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 9
Median daily rate £385 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £429 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

OpenText
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

OpenText Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

OpenText
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Solihull region with a requirement for OpenText.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JSTL
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JSTL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java