The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 29 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 161 196
Rank change year-on-year -7 +35  
Contract jobs citing OpenText 1 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.031% 0.060% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.081% 0.15% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Median daily rate £375 £268 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.18% -51.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £259 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £276 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +21.42% -1.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

OpenText is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1233 1342 2464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.73% 40.16% 42.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1473 1918 3254
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 120
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £11.25 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.17 £26.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

OpenText
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing OpenText as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for OpenText in the City of London

OpenText
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenText in the City of London

OpenText
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenText in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenText in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for OpenText.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) RedDot
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)

OpenText
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) SignalR
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Design
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) RedDot