Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 723 793 700
Rank change year-on-year +70 -93 -11
Contract jobs citing OpenText 128 73 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.075% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.16% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 55 82
England median daily rate £450 £450 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.19% +0.59%
10th Percentile £330 £280 £300
90th Percentile £575 £570 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £412 £424
% change year-on-year +9.36% -2.89% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
England median hourly rate £59.00 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.57% +105.88% -66.00%
10th Percentile £52.68 £32.50 £12.75
90th Percentile £64.33 £37.50 £22.11
UK median hourly rate £59.00 £35.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +68.57% +105.88% -66.00%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40625 44273 44639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.81% 45.20% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25483 27361 26823
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £245 £245 £226
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.44% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1550 1921
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.38
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

OpenText
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenText in England

OpenText
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenText in England

OpenText
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenText in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenText in England

OpenText
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenText in England

OpenText
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenText in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for OpenText in England

OpenText
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenText within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -33 52 £450 -7.22% 3
South East +46 40 £394 -1.56% 2
North of England - 16 £475 - 4
Midlands +28 11 £525 +42.37% 2
North East - 9 £475 - 1
East Midlands +2 7 £525 -
North West - 7 £600 - 2
West Midlands +25 4 - - 2
South West +7 4 £450 +69.81%
East of England -16 1 - -
South Coast - 1 - -
OpenText
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 England region with a requirement for OpenText.

1 46 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (27.34%) IBM
3 34 (26.56%) Asset Management
4 31 (24.22%) Java
5 29 (22.66%) Finance
5 29 (22.66%) SAP
5 29 (22.66%) Documentum
6 26 (20.31%) Microsoft
7 23 (17.97%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (17.97%) Maximo
8 22 (17.19%) Content Management
8 22 (17.19%) Document Management
9 21 (16.41%) Migration
9 21 (16.41%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 20 (15.63%) Management Information System
10 20 (15.63%) SOA
11 18 (14.06%) SQL
11 18 (14.06%) Oracle
12 17 (13.28%) Data Migration
12 17 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (13.28%) hybris
13 16 (12.50%) Manual Testing
13 16 (12.50%) Information Management
13 16 (12.50%) CMS
13 16 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
14 15 (11.72%) ETL
14 15 (11.72%) Ariba
14 15 (11.72%) Product Management
15 14 (10.94%) Open Source
15 14 (10.94%) Data Modelling

OpenText
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 29 (22.66%) Documentum
2 16 (12.50%) CMS
3 13 (10.16%) Alfresco
3 13 (10.16%) Drupal
3 13 (10.16%) Liferay
3 13 (10.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.34%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.56%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.56%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.56%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.56%) LiveLink
6 2 (1.56%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.56%) SAS
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (7.03%) InDesign
2 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.47%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (17.97%) Maximo
2 21 (16.41%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 6 (4.69%) OpenText Process Suite
4 4 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (3.13%) SAP CO
4 4 (3.13%) SAP FI
4 4 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (3.13%) SAP FSCM
5 3 (2.34%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.56%) PlanetPress Connect
6 2 (1.56%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (1.56%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.78%) Exstream
7 1 (0.78%) Magento
7 1 (0.78%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.78%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.78%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.78%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.34%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.34%) IaaS
3 3 (2.34%) Office 365
3 3 (2.34%) PaaS
3 3 (2.34%) Serverless
4 2 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.78%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.25%) SAP BW
2 6 (4.69%) EDRMS
3 5 (3.91%) MySQL
3 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.56%) CloverETL
5 2 (1.56%) Data Mart
5 2 (1.56%) EDMS
5 2 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.56%) Pentaho
5 2 (1.56%) QlikView
5 2 (1.56%) Redis
5 2 (1.56%) Sagent Data Flow
5 2 (1.56%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.03%) JIRA
3 8 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.13%) Subversion
5 3 (2.34%) Maven
5 3 (2.34%) Selenium
5 3 (2.34%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (2.34%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.34%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.78%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (22.66%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Advertising
2 7 (5.47%) German Language
2 7 (5.47%) Italian Language
2 7 (5.47%) Retail
3 6 (4.69%) Marketing
4 3 (2.34%) Law
5 2 (1.56%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (23.44%) Consultant
2 28 (21.88%) Analyst
2 28 (21.88%) Developer
3 18 (14.06%) Business Analyst
4 13 (10.16%) SAP Consultant
5 12 (9.38%) Architect
6 8 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
6 8 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
7 7 (5.47%) Asset Management Analyst
7 7 (5.47%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 7 (5.47%) Digital Developer
8 6 (4.69%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.13%) SAP FI Consultant
10 4 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 4 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (3.13%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 4 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.03%) SOAP
1 9 (7.03%) Web Services
2 7 (5.47%) HTML
2 7 (5.47%) REST
2 7 (5.47%) XML
3 5 (3.91%) JSON
3 5 (3.91%) RESTful
4 4 (3.13%) CSS
4 4 (3.13%) Spring
5 3 (2.34%) .NET
5 3 (2.34%) Ajax
5 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.34%) DHTML
5 3 (2.34%) jQuery
5 3 (2.34%) XSD
5 3 (2.34%) XSLT
6 2 (1.56%) Android SDK
6 2 (1.56%) OAuth
6 2 (1.56%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.56%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.91%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.91%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.34%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.34%) FMCG
4 3 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.34%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.34%) W3C
5 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.13%) Linux
2 3 (2.34%) Windows
3 2 (1.56%) Android
3 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.78%) Unix
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (26.56%) Asset Management
3 23 (17.97%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (17.19%) Content Management
4 22 (17.19%) Document Management
5 21 (16.41%) Migration
6 20 (15.63%) SOA
7 17 (13.28%) Data Migration
8 16 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
8 16 (12.50%) Information Management
8 16 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 15 (11.72%) ETL
9 15 (11.72%) Product Management
10 14 (10.94%) CRM
10 14 (10.94%) Data Modelling
10 14 (10.94%) Open Source
11 13 (10.16%) User Stories
12 10 (7.81%) Procure-to-Pay
13 9 (7.03%) Enterprise Content Management
13 9 (7.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.22%) Java
2 18 (14.06%) SQL
3 9 (7.03%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.34%) Groovy
4 3 (2.34%) Python
4 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.56%) Apple Swift
5 2 (1.56%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 2 (1.56%) Ruby
5 2 (1.56%) VBA
6 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) Degree
2 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.34%) Ansible
2 3 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.34%) Puppet
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 35 (27.34%) IBM
2 29 (22.66%) SAP
3 26 (20.31%) Microsoft
4 18 (14.06%) Oracle
5 17 (13.28%) hybris
6 15 (11.72%) Ariba
7 9 (7.03%) Adobe
8 6 (4.69%) HP
9 5 (3.91%) Cisco
10 3 (2.34%) iManage
10 3 (2.34%) IronPort
10 3 (2.34%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.56%) Apigee
11 2 (1.56%) ESRI
11 2 (1.56%) MuleSoft
11 2 (1.56%) Syncsort
11 2 (1.56%) Talend
11 2 (1.56%) Thunderhead
11 2 (1.56%) WSO2
11 2 (1.56%) Xerox