Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 823 743 777
Rank change year-on-year -80 +34 -55
Contract jobs citing OpenText 56 103 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 54 58
UK median daily rate £463 £419 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.57% -0.30% -1.18%
10th Percentile £310 £348 £255
90th Percentile £575 £600 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK 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 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 41,776 40,197 47,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.76% 44.09% 44.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,937 24,600 28,877
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £244
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,521 1,415 1,636
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -6.76% +5.71%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.23
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.82% -8.53% +5.88%

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 21 June 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 12 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 21 June 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 -88 54 £463 +2.89% 7
UK excluding London -25 36 £475 +5.56% 6
London -57 17 £425 +3.03% 1
Midlands -3 14 £550 - 2
West Midlands - 13 £550 -
South West +10 7 £445 +21.92%
North of England -34 7 £410 +9.33% 2
South East -43 7 £450 -10.00% 2
North East 0 4 £395 +5.33%
Yorkshire -10 3 £425 - 2
East of England +4 1 £300 -42.86%
East Midlands -5 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.14%) SOA
3 17 (30.36%) XML
3 17 (30.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 12 (21.43%) Java
6 11 (19.64%) Document Management
6 11 (19.64%) iManage
7 10 (17.86%) Law
7 10 (17.86%) Scrum
7 10 (17.86%) Commercial Awareness
8 9 (16.07%) SQL
8 9 (16.07%) Microservices
9 8 (14.29%) jQuery
9 8 (14.29%) SAP
9 8 (14.29%) UML
9 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 7 (12.50%) Legal
10 7 (12.50%) Process Management
10 7 (12.50%) Workflow
10 7 (12.50%) Windows
10 7 (12.50%) Documentum
10 7 (12.50%) CSS
10 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
10 7 (12.50%) Subversion
10 7 (12.50%) JSON
11 6 (10.71%) RESTful
11 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (10.71%) Jenkins

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 7 (12.50%) Documentum
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.93%) FileNet
3 5 (8.93%) LiveLink
4 4 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Alfresco
4 4 (7.14%) CMS
4 4 (7.14%) Drupal
4 4 (7.14%) Liferay
4 4 (7.14%) LiveCycle
5 2 (3.57%) Captiva
5 2 (3.57%) Confluence
5 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (5.36%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (5.36%) SAP CO
2 3 (5.36%) SAP FI
2 3 (5.36%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (5.36%) SAP MM
3 2 (3.57%) Exstream
3 2 (3.57%) OpenText Process Suite
3 2 (3.57%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.79%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (3.57%) IaaS
2 2 (3.57%) PaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.36%) SQLite
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) Power BI
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (12.50%) Subversion
2 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.14%) Selenium
4 3 (5.36%) Ant
4 3 (5.36%) Xcode
5 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.57%) Gitweb
5 2 (3.57%) JIRA
5 2 (3.57%) Maven
5 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.79%) LSMW
General
1 10 (17.86%) Law
2 7 (12.50%) Legal
3 6 (10.71%) Finance
4 5 (8.93%) Advertising
5 3 (5.36%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Analyst
2 17 (30.36%) Business Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Consultant
6 6 (10.71%) Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Messaging Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Service Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Technical Services Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) XML Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Legal Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) jQuery
3 7 (12.50%) CSS
3 7 (12.50%) JSON
4 6 (10.71%) RESTful
4 6 (10.71%) SOAP
5 5 (8.93%) .NET
6 4 (7.14%) HTML
6 4 (7.14%) Java EE
6 4 (7.14%) JSR 170
6 4 (7.14%) Web Services
6 4 (7.14%) XSD
6 4 (7.14%) XSLT
7 3 (5.36%) Apache Flex
7 3 (5.36%) Dojo
7 3 (5.36%) Ext JS
7 3 (5.36%) OpenGL
7 3 (5.36%) Sencha Touch
7 3 (5.36%) Spring
7 3 (5.36%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.36%) NHS
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.57%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.79%) AS400
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) iSeries
5 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
2 5 (8.93%) Windows 8
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.14%) Linux
4 3 (5.36%) Android
4 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.14%) SOA
3 17 (30.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (19.64%) Document Management
6 10 (17.86%) Commercial Awareness
6 10 (17.86%) Scrum
7 9 (16.07%) Microservices
8 8 (14.29%) UML
9 7 (12.50%) Process Management
9 7 (12.50%) Workflow
10 6 (10.71%) Content Management
11 5 (8.93%) BDD
11 5 (8.93%) Migration
11 5 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (8.93%) Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (7.14%) Coaching
12 4 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) Java
2 9 (16.07%) SQL
3 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.93%) Python
4 3 (5.36%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.57%) Groovy
6 1 (1.79%) ABAP
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) RPG
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.79%) MCP
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) PMO
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) iManage
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) SAP
3 6 (10.71%) HP
3 6 (10.71%) WSO2
4 5 (8.93%) Hummingbird
4 5 (8.93%) IBM
4 5 (8.93%) Meridio
5 4 (7.14%) Adobe
5 4 (7.14%) FatWire
5 4 (7.14%) Interwoven
5 4 (7.14%) Pega
5 4 (7.14%) Sitecore
5 4 (7.14%) Vignette
5 4 (7.14%) Xerox
6 3 (5.36%) Sencha
7 2 (3.57%) Ariba
7 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.57%) EMC
7 2 (3.57%) webMethods