Period
to 14 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of OpenText products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenText over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

OpenText
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 95 79
Contract jobs citing OpenText 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.069% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.14% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median daily rate - £363 -
West Midlands median daily rate £538 £369 £300
% change year-on-year +45.76% +22.92% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £59.00 - -

OpenText is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 706 700 684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.26% 48.24% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 398 360
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £213
90th Percentile £550 £575 £502
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 40
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.90% +7.41% -15.63%
10th Percentile £9.99 £10.60 £10.44
90th Percentile £21.00 £21.34 £34.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.20 £14.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +11.74% -4.92% -2.46%

OpenText
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing OpenText as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for OpenText in Birmingham

OpenText
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenText in Birmingham