Period
to 25 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 February 2018 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
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 765 777 728
Rank change year-on-year +12 -49 -6
Contract jobs citing OpenText 101 74 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.078% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 57 63
UK median daily rate £475 £412 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.43% -8.56% +8.11%
10th Percentile £313 £284 £313
90th Percentile £575 £544 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £356 £425
% change year-on-year +40.35% -16.18% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £65.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.50 - -

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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 41,775 42,831 46,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.78% 44.99% 42.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,314 26,334 27,508
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £240 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,401 1,612 1,831
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +7.72%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.35 £10.05
90th Percentile £47.25 £46.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71% +6.06%

OpenText
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenText in the UK

OpenText
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenText in the UK

OpenText
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenText over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenText in the UK

OpenText
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenText in the UK

OpenText
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenText within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
England +16 95 £475 +15.43% 12
UK excluding London +34 55 £500 +40.35% 8
London -28 38 £425 +3.03% 4
South East +7 19 £468 +8.09% 1
Midlands +27 18 £550 +54.39% 1
West Midlands +20 12 £575 +61.40% 1
North of England - 12 £475 - 4
North East - 9 £475 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £525 -
North West - 3 £600 -
South West +15 2 £425 +16.44%
Scotland -17 2 - -
East of England -20 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OpenText also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for OpenText.

1 31 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.73%) SAP
3 20 (19.80%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 19 (18.81%) Java
5 14 (13.86%) Finance
6 13 (12.87%) Migration
6 13 (12.87%) SOA
6 13 (12.87%) Procure-to-Pay
7 12 (11.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (11.88%) Ariba
7 12 (11.88%) Content Management
8 11 (10.89%) Document Management
8 11 (10.89%) SQL
8 11 (10.89%) XML
8 11 (10.89%) iManage
9 10 (9.90%) Business Analysis
10 9 (8.91%) Data Migration
10 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (8.91%) Documentum
11 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.92%) IBM
11 8 (7.92%) JavaScript
11 8 (7.92%) Legal
11 8 (7.92%) Advertising
11 8 (7.92%) Scrum
11 8 (7.92%) Microservices
11 8 (7.92%) QA
12 7 (6.93%) jQuery
12 7 (6.93%) Incident Management
12 7 (6.93%) Data Centre

OpenText
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (8.91%) Documentum
2 5 (4.95%) CMS
3 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.98%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.98%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) Apache
5 1 (0.99%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.99%) Captiva
5 1 (0.99%) Confluence
5 1 (0.99%) FileNet
5 1 (0.99%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.99%) OnBase
5 1 (0.99%) SAS
5 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (19.80%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 6 (5.94%) OpenText Process Suite
3 5 (4.95%) SAP MM
4 4 (3.96%) SAP CO
4 4 (3.96%) SAP FI
4 4 (3.96%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (3.96%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (2.97%) OpenText MBPM
6 2 (1.98%) Maximo
6 2 (1.98%) PlanetPress Connect
6 2 (1.98%) SAP SRM
6 2 (1.98%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.99%) Exstream
7 1 (0.99%) Magento
7 1 (0.99%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.99%) SAP FSCM
7 1 (0.99%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.99%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.96%) Bluemix
2 4 (3.96%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.97%) IaaS
4 2 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.98%) Office 365
4 2 (1.98%) PaaS
4 2 (1.98%) Serverless
5 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (5.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 6 (5.94%) SAP BW
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.97%) MySQL
5 2 (1.98%) EDMS
6 1 (0.99%) CloverETL
6 1 (0.99%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.99%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.99%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.99%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.99%) QlikView
6 1 (0.99%) Sagent Data Flow
6 1 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.99%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.99%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.95%) Subversion
3 4 (3.96%) Selenium
4 3 (2.97%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.97%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.98%) Gitweb
5 2 (1.98%) Maven
6 1 (0.99%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.99%) Introscope
6 1 (0.99%) JIRA
6 1 (0.99%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (13.86%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Advertising
2 8 (7.92%) Legal
3 6 (5.94%) German Language
3 6 (5.94%) Italian Language
3 6 (5.94%) Marketing
4 5 (4.95%) Law
4 5 (4.95%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Analyst
1 27 (26.73%) Consultant
2 16 (15.84%) Business Analyst
3 14 (13.86%) Architect
3 14 (13.86%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (8.91%) Developer
5 8 (7.92%) Messaging Analyst
5 8 (7.92%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Technical Business Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Technical Services Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) XML Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Data Migration Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Migration Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.96%) IT Trainer
9 4 (3.96%) SAP MM Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.89%) XML
2 7 (6.93%) jQuery
2 7 (6.93%) SOAP
3 6 (5.94%) CSS
3 6 (5.94%) HTML
4 5 (4.95%) Web Services
5 4 (3.96%) JSON
5 4 (3.96%) RESTful
5 4 (3.96%) XSD
5 4 (3.96%) XSLT
6 3 (2.97%) REST
7 2 (1.98%) XForms
8 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.99%) Drools
8 1 (0.99%) JSP
8 1 (0.99%) Kafka
8 1 (0.99%) Middleware
8 1 (0.99%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.99%) SAP Fiori
8 1 (0.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.96%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.97%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.98%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Linux
2 5 (4.95%) Windows
3 1 (0.99%) Unix
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (12.87%) Migration
2 13 (12.87%) Procure-to-Pay
2 13 (12.87%) SOA
3 12 (11.88%) Content Management
3 12 (11.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (10.89%) Document Management
5 10 (9.90%) Business Analysis
6 9 (8.91%) Data Migration
7 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (7.92%) Microservices
7 8 (7.92%) Scrum
8 7 (6.93%) Incident Management
9 6 (5.94%) Contract Management
9 6 (5.94%) Data Management
9 6 (5.94%) Process Management
9 6 (5.94%) UML
9 6 (5.94%) User Stories
10 5 (4.95%) DevOps
10 5 (4.95%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) Java
2 11 (10.89%) SQL
3 8 (7.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.94%) Python
5 2 (1.98%) ABAP
5 2 (1.98%) Groovy
6 1 (0.99%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 1 (0.99%) Perl
6 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) Ansible
2 1 (0.99%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 27 (26.73%) SAP
2 12 (11.88%) Ariba
3 11 (10.89%) iManage
4 8 (7.92%) IBM
5 6 (5.94%) WSO2
6 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.96%) Pega
8 2 (1.98%) Concur
8 2 (1.98%) Intapp
8 2 (1.98%) IronPort
8 2 (1.98%) Lotus
8 2 (1.98%) Thunderhead
8 2 (1.98%) Xerox
9 1 (0.99%) ATG
9 1 (0.99%) Capita
9 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.99%) ESRI
9 1 (0.99%) Google
9 1 (0.99%) Kofax
9 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com