Period
to 22 September 2017

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 22 September 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
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 712 803 721
Rank change year-on-year +91 -82 -11
Contract jobs citing OpenText 140 98 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.091% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.20% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 58 94
UK median daily rate £450 £412 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.36% -0.84% -2.35%
10th Percentile £344 £272 £285
90th Percentile £600 £556 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +35.71% -9.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
UK median hourly rate £59.00 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.57% +105.88% -26.09%
10th Percentile £52.68 £32.50 £12.75
90th Percentile £64.33 £37.50 £22.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +68.57% - -

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 42666 48217 50226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.24% 44.85% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26284 29628 29569
UK median daily rate £430 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +1.27%
10th Percentile £250 £243 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1399 1664 2213
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £44.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year -3.97% +3.92% +2.06%

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 22 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 September 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
England +91 135 £450 +7.14% 2
UK excluding London +98 84 £475 +35.71% 1
London -2 51 £450 -1.10% 2
South East +54 41 £413 -5.71%
North of England - 20 £475 -
Midlands +28 14 £525 +49.89%
East Midlands 0 11 £525 +49.79%
North West - 11 £600 -
North East - 9 £475 -
Scotland +14 4 - - 1
South West +10 4 - -
West Midlands +33 3 - -
East of England -7 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 48 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.71%) SAP
3 37 (26.43%) Java
3 37 (26.43%) IBM
4 34 (24.29%) Asset Management
5 33 (23.57%) Documentum
6 29 (20.71%) Finance
7 27 (19.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 23 (16.43%) SOA
8 23 (16.43%) Oracle
9 22 (15.71%) Microsoft
9 22 (15.71%) Content Management
10 21 (15.00%) Document Management
10 21 (15.00%) Maximo
10 21 (15.00%) CMS
11 20 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 20 (14.29%) SQL
12 19 (13.57%) Ariba
13 18 (12.86%) Migration
13 18 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (12.86%) Data Modelling
13 18 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (12.14%) Manual Testing
14 17 (12.14%) hybris
15 16 (11.43%) Business Process Modelling
15 16 (11.43%) Web Services
15 16 (11.43%) Information Management
16 15 (10.71%) Data Migration
16 15 (10.71%) XML
16 15 (10.71%) Procure-to-Pay

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 33 (23.57%) Documentum
2 21 (15.00%) CMS
3 13 (9.29%) Alfresco
3 13 (9.29%) Drupal
3 13 (9.29%) Liferay
3 13 (9.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.14%) CoreMedia CMS
5 3 (2.14%) IIS
5 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.14%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.14%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.43%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.43%) JBoss
6 2 (1.43%) LiveLink
6 2 (1.43%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.43%) SAS
7 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) InDesign
2 7 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (19.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 21 (15.00%) Maximo
3 9 (6.43%) OpenText Process Suite
4 7 (5.00%) SAP MM
5 4 (2.86%) SAP CO
5 4 (2.86%) SAP FI
5 4 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (2.86%) SAP FI-AP
5 4 (2.86%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (2.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (2.14%) StreamServe
7 2 (1.43%) PlanetPress Connect
8 1 (0.71%) Magento
8 1 (0.71%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.71%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.71%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.71%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 6 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.14%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (2.14%) IaaS
4 3 (2.14%) PaaS
5 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.43%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.71%) FTP
2 1 (0.71%) HTTP
2 1 (0.71%) Intranet
2 1 (0.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.29%) EDRMS
3 5 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (3.57%) MySQL
4 3 (2.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.14%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.43%) CloverETL
5 2 (1.43%) Data Mart
5 2 (1.43%) EDMS
5 2 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (1.43%) Pentaho
5 2 (1.43%) PowerCenter
5 2 (1.43%) QlikView
5 2 (1.43%) Redis
5 2 (1.43%) Sagent Data Flow
5 2 (1.43%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.43%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.43%) JIRA
3 4 (2.86%) Subversion
4 3 (2.14%) Maven
4 3 (2.14%) Selenium
4 3 (2.14%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (2.14%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.14%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (20.71%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Retail
3 5 (3.57%) Legal
3 5 (3.57%) Marketing
4 3 (2.14%) Advertising
4 3 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.43%) German Language
5 2 (1.43%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.43%) Publishing
5 2 (1.43%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.71%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (26.43%) Consultant
2 34 (24.29%) Developer
3 26 (18.57%) Analyst
4 20 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
5 17 (12.14%) Business Analyst
6 14 (10.00%) Architect
7 10 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Digital Analyst
8 9 (6.43%) Digital Business Analyst
9 8 (5.71%) Asset Management Analyst
9 8 (5.71%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 8 (5.71%) Data Analyst
10 7 (5.00%) Digital Developer
11 5 (3.57%) SAP P2P Consultant
11 5 (3.57%) Software Developer
12 4 (2.86%) SAP CO Consultant
12 4 (2.86%) SAP FI Consultant
12 4 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 4 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
12 4 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.43%) Web Services
2 15 (10.71%) XML
3 12 (8.57%) HTML
3 12 (8.57%) SOAP
4 10 (7.14%) REST
5 7 (5.00%) Spring
6 6 (4.29%) Ajax
6 6 (4.29%) DHTML
6 6 (4.29%) RESTful
6 6 (4.29%) XSD
6 6 (4.29%) XSLT
7 5 (3.57%) cXML
7 5 (3.57%) Java EE
7 5 (3.57%) jQuery
7 5 (3.57%) JSON
8 4 (2.86%) .NET
8 4 (2.86%) CSS
9 3 (2.14%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.14%) JSP
9 3 (2.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.29%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.29%) W3C
4 5 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.57%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.86%) FMCG
5 4 (2.86%) User Experience
6 3 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.43%) Social Media
8 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.71%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.57%) Linux
2 4 (2.86%) Windows
3 2 (1.43%) Android
3 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.71%) CentOS
4 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.29%) Asset Management
3 23 (16.43%) SOA
4 22 (15.71%) Content Management
5 21 (15.00%) Document Management
6 18 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (12.86%) Data Modelling
6 18 (12.86%) Migration
7 17 (12.14%) Manual Testing
8 16 (11.43%) Business Process Modelling
8 16 (11.43%) Information Management
9 15 (10.71%) Data Migration
9 15 (10.71%) Procure-to-Pay
10 14 (10.00%) Open Source
10 14 (10.00%) Product Management
11 13 (9.29%) CRM
11 13 (9.29%) ETL
12 12 (8.57%) SDLC
13 11 (7.86%) ITIL
13 11 (7.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.43%) Java
2 20 (14.29%) SQL
3 13 (9.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.29%) ABAP
5 3 (2.14%) Groovy
5 3 (2.14%) Python
5 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.14%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.43%) Apple Swift
6 2 (1.43%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 2 (1.43%) Ruby
6 2 (1.43%) VBA
7 1 (0.71%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.71%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (9.29%) Degree
2 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.43%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.43%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.43%) PMP
3 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.14%) Ansible
2 3 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.14%) Puppet
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (30.71%) SAP
2 37 (26.43%) IBM
3 23 (16.43%) Oracle
4 22 (15.71%) Microsoft
5 19 (13.57%) Ariba
6 17 (12.14%) hybris
7 12 (8.57%) Adobe
8 6 (4.29%) HP
9 5 (3.57%) Cisco
10 4 (2.86%) Informatica
11 3 (2.14%) FatWire
11 3 (2.14%) Interwoven
11 3 (2.14%) Lotus
11 3 (2.14%) Percussion
11 3 (2.14%) SaltStack
11 3 (2.14%) Vignette
12 2 (1.43%) ESRI
12 2 (1.43%) MuleSoft
12 2 (1.43%) Syncsort
12 2 (1.43%) Thunderhead