The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Open Text over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Open Text 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.13% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
286 269 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 36.67% 48.64% 46.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 155 125
Average daily rate £360 £275 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.16 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% -12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £14.00 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £19.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Open Text across the Wales region.

Open Text Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Open Text 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 Open Text.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SAP SRM
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Ventyx

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Open Text 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 Open Text. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP SRM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ESRI
1 1 (100.00%) Ventyx