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 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenText
UK
Rank 568 568 561
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Contract jobs citing OpenText 41 73 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 37
Median daily rate £413 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £357 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £513 £388
% change year-on-year -7.31% +32.25%  
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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19767 23258 24068
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.19% 43.70% 45.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12205 14087 13626
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 711 804 1010
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenText in the UK

OpenText
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenText in the UK

OpenText
Top 28 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 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
England +6 32 £419 -6.94% 2
London +9 18 £413 -2.94%
South East +26 10 £550 +4.51%
Scotland +24 6 £263 -56.25%
West Sussex - 5 £478 -
Surrey - 3 £550 -
Aberdeen - 3 £263 -
Edinburgh +17 2 £263 -56.25%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £556 -
Crawley - 2 - -
Yorkshire +16 1 - - 1
City of London +2 1 £375 -20.12%
Gloucestershire 0 1 £365 -
Glasgow -1 1 - -
East of England -2 1 £525 -
Middlesex -3 1 £610 +15.91%
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 1 £375 -6.25% 1
South West -9 1 £365 -
North East -12 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Tyne and Wear -13 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Berkshire - 1 £475 -
Maidenhead - 1 £475 -
Cambridge - 1 £525 -
Cheltenham - 1 £365 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 £390 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £525 -

OpenText
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 40 (48.78%) SAP
2 24 (29.27%) Finance
3 23 (28.05%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 19 (23.17%) Procure-to-Pay
5 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
6 17 (20.73%) SAP FI
7 16 (19.51%) SAP CO
7 16 (19.51%) SAP FI/CO
7 16 (19.51%) CMS
7 16 (19.51%) HTML
7 16 (19.51%) CSS
7 16 (19.51%) Content Management
8 15 (18.29%) Documentum
9 12 (14.63%) SAP SRM
10 11 (13.41%) jQuery
10 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
10 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (12.20%) ABAP
11 10 (12.20%) .NET
11 10 (12.20%) Project Management
11 10 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (10.98%) Web Design
13 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (9.76%) IBM
13 8 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (9.76%) C#
14 7 (8.54%) QA
14 7 (8.54%) Marketing
14 7 (8.54%) Web Development
14 7 (8.54%) Analytics

OpenText
Top Related 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 16 (19.51%) CMS
2 15 (18.29%) Documentum
3 5 (6.10%) Apache
3 5 (6.10%) IIS
4 4 (4.88%) JBoss
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.66%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.44%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.44%) FileNet
6 2 (2.44%) Kentico
6 2 (2.44%) LiveLink
6 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.22%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.22%) DNN
7 1 (1.22%) Drupal
7 1 (1.22%) Immediacy CMS
7 1 (1.22%) Liferay
7 1 (1.22%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Project
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
2 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (28.05%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 17 (20.73%) SAP FI
3 16 (19.51%) SAP CO
3 16 (19.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (14.63%) SAP SRM
5 7 (8.54%) Maximo
5 7 (8.54%) SAP MM
6 4 (4.88%) SAP MDG
7 2 (2.44%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (2.44%) OpenText Process Suite
7 2 (2.44%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (1.22%) SAP CRM
8 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (1.22%) SAP R/3
8 1 (1.22%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) HTTP
2 3 (3.66%) Internet
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (7.32%) SAP BW
4 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 2 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.44%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.22%) GIS
6 1 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.22%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.44%) Selenium
2 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) Grunt
3 1 (1.22%) gulp
3 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (29.27%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Legal
2 7 (8.54%) Marketing
3 4 (4.88%) Advertising
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.22%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Consultant
2 17 (20.73%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (19.51%) Analyst
3 16 (19.51%) Developer
4 13 (15.85%) SAP Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) SAP P2P Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Process Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Web Manager
6 6 (7.32%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Programme Manager
7 5 (6.10%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Production Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Web Production Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Architect
8 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.88%) HTML Developer
8 4 (4.88%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.88%) P2P Business Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) CSS
1 16 (19.51%) HTML
2 11 (13.41%) jQuery
3 10 (12.20%) .NET
4 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.54%) Web Services
5 6 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (6.10%) RESTful
7 4 (4.88%) SAPUI5
7 4 (4.88%) SignalR
7 4 (4.88%) XML
8 3 (3.66%) Spring
9 2 (2.44%) Ajax
9 2 (2.44%) EDI
9 2 (2.44%) HTML5
9 2 (2.44%) Velocity
10 1 (1.22%) Flash
10 1 (1.22%) SOAP
10 1 (1.22%) XSL
10 1 (1.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) User Experience
2 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.66%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.44%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.44%) iPad
4 2 (2.44%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Linux
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Android
3 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.22%) CentOS
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) Procure-to-Pay
2 16 (19.51%) Content Management
3 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.20%) Project Management
4 10 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (10.98%) Web Design
6 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.54%) Analytics
7 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.54%) ITIL
7 7 (8.54%) Web Development
8 6 (7.32%) Change Management
8 6 (7.32%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.10%) Asset Management
9 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.10%) Front End Development
9 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.10%) Scrum
9 5 (6.10%) Workflow
10 4 (4.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
2 10 (12.20%) ABAP
3 8 (9.76%) C#
4 5 (6.10%) Java
5 2 (2.44%) SQL
6 1 (1.22%) Jython
6 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) DV Cleared
1 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.10%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) PMI Certification
2 5 (6.10%) PMP
3 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 40 (48.78%) SAP
2 8 (9.76%) IBM
3 6 (7.32%) Ariba
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle
4 4 (4.88%) Google
4 4 (4.88%) Informatica
4 4 (4.88%) RedDot
4 4 (4.88%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.66%) Concur
5 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.44%) Adobe
6 2 (2.44%) CommVault
6 2 (2.44%) hybris
7 1 (1.22%) Alterian
7 1 (1.22%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.22%) Pega
7 1 (1.22%) Telerik
7 1 (1.22%) Vignette
7 1 (1.22%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.22%) Xerox
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago