Period
to 17 October 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 October 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 373 359
Rank change year-on-year +48 -14 -14
Contract jobs citing OpenText 40 6 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.035% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.074% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 13
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% +9.68%
10th Percentile £306 £318 £300
90th Percentile £588 £464 £507
England median daily rate £450 £445 £412
% change year-on-year +1.12% +8.14% -3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £59.00 £35.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +68.57% +105.88% -26.09%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7851 8159 9202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.30% 47.92% 47.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4479 4752 5153
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £238 £220 £230
90th Percentile £563 £550 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 339 416 445
South East median hourly rate £17.48 £15.85 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.28% -11.94% +14.36%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £47.67 £42.30
England median hourly rate £17.49 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.88% -2.86% +6.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OpenText as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for OpenText in the South East

OpenText
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenText in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenText in the South East over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenText in the South East

OpenText
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenText in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenText within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Thames Valley +20 18 £600 +33.33%
West Sussex +13 13 £350 -5.08%
Buckinghamshire - 11 £400 -
Surrey +7 8 £435 +8.75% 2
Berkshire +14 5 £600 +33.33%
Hampshire - 3 £600 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 South East region with a requirement for OpenText.

1 23 (57.50%) IBM
2 17 (42.50%) Finance
3 16 (40.00%) Documentum
4 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (37.50%) Asset Management
4 15 (37.50%) Document Management
5 14 (35.00%) Maximo
6 12 (30.00%) Content Management
7 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (27.50%) Migration
7 11 (27.50%) CMS
7 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (27.50%) SOA
7 11 (27.50%) Oracle
7 11 (27.50%) CRM
7 11 (27.50%) Drupal
7 11 (27.50%) Alfresco
7 11 (27.50%) Data Migration
7 11 (27.50%) Product Management
7 11 (27.50%) Liferay
7 11 (27.50%) Open Source
7 11 (27.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (25.00%) Degree
9 9 (22.50%) ETL
10 8 (20.00%) Java
11 7 (17.50%) ITIL
12 6 (15.00%) SAP
12 6 (15.00%) Scrum
12 6 (15.00%) QA

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (40.00%) Documentum
2 11 (27.50%) Alfresco
2 11 (27.50%) CMS
2 11 (27.50%) Drupal
2 11 (27.50%) Liferay
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.50%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Maximo
2 6 (15.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 4 (10.00%) SAP FI-AP
3 4 (10.00%) SAP MM
4 2 (5.00%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (5.00%) EDMS
1 2 (5.00%) EDRMS
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
1 2 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Angular Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Data Migration Lead
7 2 (5.00%) Android Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) REST
1 4 (10.00%) Spring
2 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (5.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (5.00%) Java EE
3 2 (5.00%) JSON
3 2 (5.00%) Node.js
3 2 (5.00%) OAuth
3 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.00%) RESTful
3 2 (5.00%) SOAP
3 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (5.00%) Spring Security
3 2 (5.00%) Swagger
3 2 (5.00%) Velocity
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) EDI
4 1 (2.50%) IDoc
4 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Android
1 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Asset Management
1 15 (37.50%) Document Management
2 12 (30.00%) Content Management
3 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (27.50%) CRM
3 11 (27.50%) Data Migration
3 11 (27.50%) Migration
3 11 (27.50%) Open Source
3 11 (27.50%) Product Management
3 11 (27.50%) SOA
4 9 (22.50%) ETL
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
6 6 (15.00%) SDLC
7 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.00%) API Development
8 4 (10.00%) Change Management
8 4 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.00%) Ruby
2 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.00%) VBA
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) IBM
2 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (27.50%) Oracle
4 6 (15.00%) SAP
5 4 (10.00%) Ariba
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) Apigee
7 2 (5.00%) Apple
7 2 (5.00%) MuleSoft
7 2 (5.00%) Thunderhead
7 2 (5.00%) WSO2
7 2 (5.00%) Xerox
8 1 (2.50%) Adobe
8 1 (2.50%) hybris