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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenText
UK
Rank 561 553 506
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -47
Contract jobs citing OpenText 36 69 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 57
Median daily rate £412 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.70% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £621 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £289
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +38.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.04

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
20253 21946 23184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.25% 43.21% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12437 12898 13601
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 868 1017
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 13 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -6 28 £425 -12.82% 5
London -7 23 £418 -18.39% 3
Scotland +27 6 £275 -54.16%
Aberdeen - 4 £275 -
South West +6 3 £460 -
City of London -1 3 £412 -38.96%
Gloucestershire +4 2 £413 -
Edinburgh +13 1 - -
Wiltshire +4 1 £525 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £275 -
Cheltenham - 1 £365 -
Gloucester - 1 £460 -
Swindon - 1 £525 -

OpenText
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 37 (43.53%) SAP
2 30 (35.29%) Finance
3 26 (30.59%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 20 (23.53%) HTML
4 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 20 (23.53%) CMS
4 20 (23.53%) Content Management
5 19 (22.35%) CSS
6 15 (17.65%) SAP MM
6 15 (17.65%) SAP BW
7 14 (16.47%) jQuery
7 14 (16.47%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (15.29%) .NET
8 13 (15.29%) Web Design
9 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (14.12%) Service Delivery
9 12 (14.12%) C#
9 12 (14.12%) Ariba
10 11 (12.94%) Apache
10 11 (12.94%) Procure-to-Pay
10 11 (12.94%) Web Development
11 10 (11.76%) Web Services
11 10 (11.76%) Data Modelling
11 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 10 (11.76%) Project Management
12 9 (10.59%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET
12 9 (10.59%) Java
12 9 (10.59%) SAP FI
12 9 (10.59%) Marketing

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 20 (23.53%) CMS
2 11 (12.94%) Apache
3 5 (5.88%) Documentum
4 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.35%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (30.59%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 15 (17.65%) SAP MM
3 9 (10.59%) SAP FI
4 8 (9.41%) SAP SRM
5 7 (8.24%) SAP CO
5 7 (8.24%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (4.71%) SAP BPC
7 3 (3.53%) OpenText MBPM
7 3 (3.53%) SAP FI-GL
8 2 (2.35%) Maximo
9 1 (1.18%) OpenText Process Suite
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (1.18%) SAP LE
9 1 (1.18%) SAP MDM
9 1 (1.18%) SAP R/3
9 1 (1.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) HTTP
2 6 (7.06%) Internet
3 2 (2.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.35%) Intranet
4 1 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) SAP BW
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.59%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (10.59%) SAP Data Services
4 7 (8.24%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 3 (3.53%) MarkLogic
6 3 (3.53%) SAP HANA
7 2 (2.35%) GIS
7 2 (2.35%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.18%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.35%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.18%) Grunt
4 1 (1.18%) gulp
4 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.18%) LSMW
4 1 (1.18%) Selenium
4 1 (1.18%) Subversion
4 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (35.29%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Marketing
3 5 (5.88%) Banking
4 4 (4.71%) Legal
5 3 (3.53%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.35%) Retail
6 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.18%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.18%) Billing
7 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) Consultant
2 21 (24.71%) Developer
3 18 (21.18%) SAP Consultant
4 8 (9.41%) Analyst
4 8 (9.41%) Web Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (5.88%) HTML Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Procurement Specialist
7 5 (5.88%) Production Manager
7 5 (5.88%) Web Production Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Architect
8 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (4.71%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) SAP P2P Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) SAP P2P Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.53%) HTML
2 19 (22.35%) CSS
3 14 (16.47%) jQuery
4 13 (15.29%) .NET
5 10 (11.76%) Web Services
6 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET
6 9 (10.59%) RESTful
6 9 (10.59%) SAPUI5
7 7 (8.24%) SignalR
7 7 (8.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.53%) HTML5
8 3 (3.53%) JSTL
8 3 (3.53%) Spring
9 2 (2.35%) Ajax
9 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (2.35%) LINQ
9 2 (2.35%) PhoneGap
9 2 (2.35%) Velocity
9 2 (2.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Data Integration
1 7 (8.24%) User Experience
2 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) iPad
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.35%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) Android
3 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.35%) CentOS
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) Content Management
2 14 (16.47%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (15.29%) Web Design
4 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.12%) Service Delivery
5 11 (12.94%) Procure-to-Pay
5 11 (12.94%) Web Development
6 10 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 10 (11.76%) Project Management
7 8 (9.41%) Analytics
7 8 (9.41%) Front End Development
7 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.24%) High Availability
8 7 (8.24%) MVC
8 7 (8.24%) Waterfall
9 6 (7.06%) ITIL
9 6 (7.06%) Scrum
9 6 (7.06%) Workflow
10 5 (5.88%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 12 (14.12%) C#
3 9 (10.59%) Java
4 7 (8.24%) ABAP
5 3 (3.53%) SQL
6 1 (1.18%) PHP
6 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.41%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) ACCA
3 3 (3.53%) CCA
3 3 (3.53%) CIMA
4 1 (1.18%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.18%) PMP
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 37 (43.53%) SAP
2 12 (14.12%) Ariba
3 8 (9.41%) RedDot
4 6 (7.06%) Google
5 3 (3.53%) Adobe
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle
6 2 (2.35%) CommVault
6 2 (2.35%) hybris
6 2 (2.35%) IBM
6 2 (2.35%) Symantec
6 2 (2.35%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.18%) Concur
7 1 (1.18%) Pega
7 1 (1.18%) Sitecore