The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenText over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank - 113 -
Contract jobs citing OpenText 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.17% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £310 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.85% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
OpenText
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1488 1065 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.43% 44.67% 49.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 571 537
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 76 86
Median hourly rate £15.21 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.85 £34.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OpenText
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenText across the West Midlands region.

OpenText Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

OpenText
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for OpenText.

1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) StreamServe
1 2 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Business Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Portal

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (100.00%) StreamServe
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Business Workflow
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago