The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Text over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank - 232 236
Contract jobs citing Open Text 0 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.12% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £475 £250
% change year-on-year
-34.73% +90.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4639 4069 5405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.89% 48.62% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2318 1994 2369
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 323 368
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Open Text
England

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Open Text
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Open Text Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Open Text
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Open Text across the South East region.

Open Text Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Open Text
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Open Text within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Open Text
England

Open Text
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Open Text 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 Open Text.

1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) SAP SRM
1 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) SAP MDM
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Open Text 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 Open Text. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP SRM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore