The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText 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 OpenText over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank 250 237 238
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing OpenText 7 29 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.31% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.65% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 2
Average daily rate £525 £200 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+162.50% -51.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £305 £406
% change year-on-year
+37.70% -24.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.04 -
OpenText
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4035 4480 4032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.79% 47.60% 47.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2332 2337 1965
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 216 238
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £44.25 £45.00
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 the South East

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

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenText
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenText Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OpenText
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenText Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OpenText
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 OpenText within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 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
Middlesex - 4 £525 -
Berkshire +8 1 - -
East Sussex -16 1 - -
OpenText
England

OpenText
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (85.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) ReadSoft
2 6 (30.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (25.00%) SAP SRM
3 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) SAP Basis
4 4 (20.00%) OCR
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) Ajax
4 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) SAP FI-AP
6 2 (10.00%) SAP BPC
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) SAP FI
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) ABAP
7 1 (5.00%) Windows
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
7 1 (5.00%) LiveLink
7 1 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) LiveLink
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP SRM
2 3 (15.00%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (10.00%) SAP BPC
3 2 (10.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (5.00%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (5.00%) SAP FSCM
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) SAP Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) P2P Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) SAP P2P Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Process Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) SAP CO Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Ajax
1 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) jQuery
1 4 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Migration
1 6 (30.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (20.00%) OCR
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) ReadSoft
3 1 (5.00%) Capita
3 1 (5.00%) VMware