The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RightFax products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RightFax over the 3 months to 12 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 OpenText RightFax.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RightFax
Rank 617 - 562
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RightFax 9 0 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% - 0.052%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 14
Average daily rate £300 - £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £463
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

RightFax
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RightFax Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RightFax
Daily Rate Trend

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

RightFax Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RightFax
Hourly Rate Trend

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

RightFax Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

RightFax
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RightFax within the UK over the 3 months to 12 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
England - 8 £300 -
Surrey - 4 - -
South East - 4 - -
South West - 1 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 £300 -
Birmingham - 1 £300 -
Edinburgh - 1 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
North West - 1 £300 -
Scotland - 1 £300 -

RightFax
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing RightFax 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 RightFax.

1 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 10 (55.56%) Symantec
1 10 (55.56%) IronPort
2 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) Migration
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Dell
4 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (27.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
5 5 (27.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (22.22%) WSUS
6 4 (22.22%) Android
6 4 (22.22%) NAS
6 4 (22.22%) Postini
6 4 (22.22%) CLARiiON
6 4 (22.22%) Clustering
6 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (22.22%) Telecoms

RightFax
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing RightFax 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 RightFax. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (27.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 1 (5.56%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Faxination
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Mimecast
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) NAS
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) VoIP
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.11%) H.323
3 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) Intranet
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) Telepresence
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Exchange Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Messaging Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Messaging Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
2 4 (22.22%) CLARiiON
2 4 (22.22%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Android
3 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) B2B
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (22.22%) WSUS
3 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) IronPort
1 10 (55.56%) Symantec
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) Dell
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) CommVault
5 4 (22.22%) EMC
5 4 (22.22%) MobileIron
5 4 (22.22%) NetApp
5 4 (22.22%) Postini
5 4 (22.22%) Proofpoint
6 2 (11.11%) Kofax
7 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.56%) Clearswift
7 1 (5.56%) M86 Security
7 1 (5.56%) Mitel
7 1 (5.56%) VMware