The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenText
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 125 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 -  
Contract jobs citing OpenText 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.19% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £263 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.25% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £513 £400
% change year-on-year -7.31% +28.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 760 1056 1081
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.35% 40.74% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 583 585
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £484 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 37
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +168.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £13.80 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

OpenText
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing OpenText as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenText in Scotland

OpenText
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenText in Scotland

OpenText
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenText within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 3 £263 -
Edinburgh +19 2 £263 -56.25%
Glasgow -5 1 - -
OpenText
UK

OpenText
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OpenText.

1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) CMS
4 7 (63.64%) Analytics
5 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (54.55%) Web Development
6 5 (45.45%) Marketing
6 5 (45.45%) jQuery
6 5 (45.45%) Web Design
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
7 4 (36.36%) Apache
7 4 (36.36%) Google Analytics
7 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (36.36%) Google
8 3 (27.27%) Content Management
9 2 (18.18%) Internet
9 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
9 2 (18.18%) Degree
9 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
9 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
9 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 1 (9.09%) User Experience
10 1 (9.09%) SDLC
10 1 (9.09%) gulp
10 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
10 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 1 (9.09%) Grunt

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (72.73%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
1 1 (9.09%) gulp
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Web Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Production Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Web Production Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Development Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development Manager
4 2 (18.18%) UI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Programme Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) LESS
4 1 (9.09%) SAP PI
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
2 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (54.55%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) Web Design
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Content Management
6 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
7 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) Time Management
7 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) SAP