The table below looks at the statistics for Cordys skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cordys over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenText Cordys
Rank - 551 530
Contract jobs citing Cordys 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.045% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Average daily rate
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- £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 £388
% change year-on-year
- +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4581 4405 3972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.98% 9.15% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2623 2273 1903
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 55
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.42 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.53% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

Cordys
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cordys within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cordys Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cordys
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cordys within the UK.

Cordys Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cordys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cordys 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 Cordys.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) OSGi
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) BPMN
2 3 (75.00%) Pega
2 3 (75.00%) AquaLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Lombardi
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss

Cordys
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cordys 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 Cordys. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) AquaLogic
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Lombardi
2 1 (25.00%) PowerBuilder
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Development Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) OSGi
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XForms
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) XSL
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) BPMN
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) XQuery
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Pega
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Metastorm
2 3 (75.00%) Open Text