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 3 months to 26 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
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 535 599 564
Rank change year-on-year +64 -35  
Contract jobs citing OpenText 72 52 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.098% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 43
Median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.92% -11.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £269 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £459 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20598 23854 24877
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.81% 44.94% 44.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12496 14691 14551
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 814 1114
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

OpenText
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 30 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 3 months to 26 June 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
England +61 70 £450 +12.50% 7
London -1 28 £450 +2.50% 2
South East +47 24 £425 -2.85% 2
West Sussex +28 9 £388 +5.08% 1
North West - 8 - - 1
Crawley - 8 £371 -
Manchester - 8 - - 1
Berkshire +26 7 £550 +22.22%
East Midlands -6 6 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 6 - - 1
Scotland +29 2 - - 1
Glasgow +7 2 - -
Surrey +6 2 - -
South West +3 2 - -
Leicestershire -8 2 - - 2
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £500 -
Reading - 2 £625 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Dorset - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire -5 1 - -
City of London -6 1 £375 +40.18%
Moorgate - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £600 -

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for OpenText.

1 50 (44.25%) SAP
2 34 (30.09%) IBM
3 30 (26.55%) Documentum
4 27 (23.89%) Finance
4 27 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.89%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 24 (21.24%) Asset Management
6 23 (20.35%) Content Management
7 21 (18.58%) Maximo
7 21 (18.58%) Procure-to-Pay
8 20 (17.70%) Java
9 19 (16.81%) Oracle
9 19 (16.81%) CMS
10 16 (14.16%) Management Information System
11 15 (13.27%) ITIL
12 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
12 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
12 14 (12.39%) Ariba
12 14 (12.39%) Migration
12 14 (12.39%) Degree
13 13 (11.50%) Document Management
13 13 (11.50%) SOA
13 13 (11.50%) XML
14 12 (10.62%) HTML
14 12 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
15 11 (9.73%) QA
15 11 (9.73%) Data Migration
15 11 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (8.85%) SAP CO

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 30 (26.55%) Documentum
2 19 (16.81%) CMS
3 9 (7.96%) Alfresco
3 9 (7.96%) Drupal
3 9 (7.96%) Liferay
4 8 (7.08%) IIS
4 8 (7.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (5.31%) JBoss
6 3 (2.65%) Apache
6 3 (2.65%) CoreMedia CMS
6 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.77%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.77%) FileNet
7 2 (1.77%) Kentico
7 2 (1.77%) LiveLink
7 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.77%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.88%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.42%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.54%) InDesign
4 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (23.89%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 21 (18.58%) Maximo
3 10 (8.85%) SAP CO
3 10 (8.85%) SAP FI
3 10 (8.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (6.19%) SAP SRM
5 6 (5.31%) SAP FI-AP
6 5 (4.42%) OpenText Process Suite
7 4 (3.54%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.88%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.88%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.88%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.88%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.88%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) Firewall
1 2 (1.77%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) FTP
2 1 (0.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.08%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.77%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.77%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.42%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.54%) JIRA
4 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.77%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 27 (23.89%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Legal
3 4 (3.54%) Marketing
3 4 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.54%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Advertising
5 2 (1.77%) Publishing
5 2 (1.77%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Arabic Language
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.01%) Developer
2 25 (22.12%) Consultant
3 22 (19.47%) Analyst
4 18 (15.93%) SAP Consultant
5 13 (11.50%) Business Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.96%) SAP Analyst
6 9 (7.96%) SAP P2P Analyst
7 7 (6.19%) Architect
8 6 (5.31%) Programme Manager
9 5 (4.42%) Process Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) SAP P2P Consultant
10 4 (3.54%) Data Migration Lead
10 4 (3.54%) Digital Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Digital Business Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Digital Developer
10 4 (3.54%) EDI Consultant
10 4 (3.54%) P2P Business Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) SAP EDI Consultant
10 4 (3.54%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.50%) XML
2 12 (10.62%) HTML
3 10 (8.85%) Web Services
4 7 (6.19%) REST
5 6 (5.31%) CSS
5 6 (5.31%) Java EE
6 5 (4.42%) .NET
6 5 (4.42%) cXML
6 5 (4.42%) EDI
6 5 (4.42%) IDoc
6 5 (4.42%) jQuery
6 5 (4.42%) SOAP
6 5 (4.42%) Spring
7 4 (3.54%) Ajax
7 4 (3.54%) DHTML
7 4 (3.54%) RESTful
7 4 (3.54%) XSLT
8 3 (2.65%) JAX-WS
8 3 (2.65%) JSON
8 3 (2.65%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.31%) User Experience
3 5 (4.42%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.54%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.54%) W3C
5 2 (1.77%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.77%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.77%) Social Media
5 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) FMCG
6 1 (0.88%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.65%) Linux
2 2 (1.77%) Android
2 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.77%) CentOS
2 2 (1.77%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.24%) Asset Management
3 23 (20.35%) Content Management
4 21 (18.58%) Procure-to-Pay
5 15 (13.27%) ITIL
6 14 (12.39%) Migration
7 13 (11.50%) Document Management
7 13 (11.50%) SOA
8 12 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (9.73%) Data Migration
10 10 (8.85%) Change Management
10 10 (8.85%) Data Modelling
10 10 (8.85%) Scrum
10 10 (8.85%) SDLC
11 9 (7.96%) CRM
11 9 (7.96%) Manual Testing
12 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Content Management
12 8 (7.08%) Information Management
12 8 (7.08%) Open Source
12 8 (7.08%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.70%) Java
2 14 (12.39%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.96%) ABAP
3 9 (7.96%) SQL
4 3 (2.65%) C#
5 2 (1.77%) Apple Swift
5 2 (1.77%) Ruby
6 1 (0.88%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.88%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.88%) Jython
6 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (12.39%) Degree
2 7 (6.19%) PMI Certification
2 7 (6.19%) PMP
3 2 (1.77%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.73%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (44.25%) SAP
2 34 (30.09%) IBM
3 19 (16.81%) Oracle
4 14 (12.39%) Ariba
4 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.08%) Adobe
5 8 (7.08%) hybris
6 6 (5.31%) Informatica
7 5 (4.42%) HP
8 4 (3.54%) Cisco
8 4 (3.54%) Interwoven
8 4 (3.54%) Vignette
9 3 (2.65%) FatWire
9 3 (2.65%) Lotus
9 3 (2.65%) Percussion
9 3 (2.65%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.77%) Apple
10 2 (1.77%) CommVault
10 2 (1.77%) RedDot
10 2 (1.77%) WSO2
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