The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 580 565 537
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Contract jobs citing OpenText 41 79 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 35 55
Median daily rate £412 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.17% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £540 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £388 £295
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +31.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.58

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22681 23630 25254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.58% 42.79% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13879 13869 14919
Median daily rate £420 £400 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 868 981 1214
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenText
Daily Rate Trend

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

OpenText Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenText
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenText within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

OpenText Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OpenText
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenText within the UK.

OpenText Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OpenText
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenText within the UK 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
England -18 32 £418 -2.16% 5
London -29 27 £425 -5.55% 2
Scotland +17 7 £290 -20.00%
Aberdeen -4 5 £293 -2.50%
City of London -5 3 £412 -26.79%
Wales - 2 £375 -
South West - 2 £438 -
South Wales - 2 £375 -
South East +27 1 - -
Berkshire +7 1 - -
Reading -5 1 - -
West Midlands -8 1 £363 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
Wiltshire - 1 £525 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £275 -
Swindon - 1 £525 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £350 -
Birmingham - 1 £363 -

OpenText
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for OpenText.

1 41 (45.56%) SAP
2 32 (35.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 31 (34.44%) Finance
4 22 (24.44%) Content Management
5 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 20 (22.22%) SAP BW
6 19 (21.11%) HTML
6 19 (21.11%) CSS
6 19 (21.11%) CMS
7 14 (15.56%) jQuery
7 14 (15.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (14.44%) SAP MM
8 13 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (13.33%) Web Design
9 12 (13.33%) Ariba
9 12 (13.33%) Apache
9 12 (13.33%) .NET
10 11 (12.22%) C#
10 11 (12.22%) Service Delivery
10 11 (12.22%) Web Development
10 11 (12.22%) SAP SRM
10 11 (12.22%) Procure-to-Pay
11 10 (11.11%) Analytics
11 10 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.00%) Java
12 9 (10.00%) Web Services
12 9 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
12 9 (10.00%) Google
12 9 (10.00%) SAPUI5

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills 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 19 (21.11%) CMS
2 12 (13.33%) Apache
3 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.33%) Documentum
5 2 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.22%) Confluence
5 2 (2.22%) Drupal
5 2 (2.22%) LiveLink
5 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.22%) WordPress
6 1 (1.11%) IIS
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (35.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 13 (14.44%) SAP MM
3 11 (12.22%) SAP SRM
4 7 (7.78%) SAP FI
5 5 (5.56%) SAP CO
5 5 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (5.56%) SAP MDM
6 4 (4.44%) SAP BPC
7 3 (3.33%) OpenText MBPM
7 3 (3.33%) SAP FI-GL
8 2 (2.22%) OpenText Process Suite
8 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (1.11%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (1.11%) SAP LE
9 1 (1.11%) SAP R/3
9 1 (1.11%) SAP SD
9 1 (1.11%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.11%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) HTTP
1 6 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) Intranet
3 1 (1.11%) Network Security
3 1 (1.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 9 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 3 (3.33%) MarkLogic
7 2 (2.22%) EDRMS
7 2 (2.22%) GIS
7 2 (2.22%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.11%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.22%) JIRA
2 2 (2.22%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.11%) Grunt
3 1 (1.11%) gulp
3 1 (1.11%) LSMW
3 1 (1.11%) Selenium
3 1 (1.11%) Subversion
3 1 (1.11%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (34.44%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Marketing
3 7 (7.78%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.56%) Banking
5 4 (4.44%) Legal
6 3 (3.33%) General Ledger
6 3 (3.33%) Local Government
6 3 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.22%) Billing
7 2 (2.22%) Retail
8 1 (1.11%) Advertising
8 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.11%) Electronics
8 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.11%) Law
8 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Consultant
2 21 (23.33%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (20.00%) Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Web Manager
6 6 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.67%) SAP SRM Consultant
6 6 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (5.56%) HTML Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Procurement Specialist
8 4 (4.44%) Architect
8 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Production Manager
8 4 (4.44%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) SAP MM Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) SAP P2P Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Web Production Manager
9 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.11%) CSS
1 19 (21.11%) HTML
2 14 (15.56%) jQuery
3 12 (13.33%) .NET
4 9 (10.00%) SAPUI5
4 9 (10.00%) Web Services
5 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
5 8 (8.89%) RESTful
6 7 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (6.67%) SignalR
8 3 (3.33%) JSTL
8 3 (3.33%) XML
9 2 (2.22%) Ajax
9 2 (2.22%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (2.22%) HTML5
9 2 (2.22%) PhoneGap
9 2 (2.22%) SOAP
9 2 (2.22%) WCF
10 1 (1.11%) CSS3
10 1 (1.11%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) User Experience
2 6 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (2.22%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.11%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.11%) FMCG
6 1 (1.11%) Pricing Data
6 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.11%) STB
6 1 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Android
2 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.11%) CentOS
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Solaris
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) Content Management
2 14 (15.56%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.33%) Web Design
5 11 (12.22%) Procure-to-Pay
5 11 (12.22%) Service Delivery
5 11 (12.22%) Web Development
6 10 (11.11%) Analytics
6 10 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.89%) Front End Development
7 8 (8.89%) Scrum
8 7 (7.78%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.78%) Project Management
8 7 (7.78%) Workflow
9 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.67%) High Availability
9 6 (6.67%) MVC
9 6 (6.67%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.56%) ITIL
10 5 (5.56%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 11 (12.22%) C#
3 9 (10.00%) Java
4 4 (4.44%) SQL
5 3 (3.33%) ABAP
6 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (1.11%) PHP
7 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.11%) Python
7 1 (1.11%) Ruby
7 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) ACCA
3 3 (3.33%) CCA
3 3 (3.33%) CIMA
4 2 (2.22%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.11%) Degree
5 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.11%) Ansible
2 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (45.56%) SAP
2 12 (13.33%) Ariba
3 9 (10.00%) Google
4 7 (7.78%) RedDot
5 5 (5.56%) Adobe
6 3 (3.33%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle
7 2 (2.22%) Symantec
7 2 (2.22%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.11%) Capita
8 1 (1.11%) Concur
8 1 (1.11%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.11%) Omniture
8 1 (1.11%) Pega
8 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.11%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.11%) VMware
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