The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of RightFax products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RightFax over the 3 months to 24 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 OpenText RightFax.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RightFax
UK
Rank 585 628 616
Rank change year-on-year +43 -12  
Contract jobs citing RightFax 11 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.026% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.060% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 3
Median daily rate £338 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

RightFax 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 20011 23143 23796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.18% 43.66% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12332 14008 13432
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 719 802 994
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 £11.00 £10.99 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing RightFax as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for RightFax in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RightFax in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RightFax over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RightFax in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RightFax in the UK

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Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RightFax within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +33 11 £338 +12.50%
North West +28 5 £345 +15.00%
Manchester +9 5 £345 +25.45%
Bolton - 5 £345 -
Bristol +7 4 £338 +12.50%
South West 0 4 £338 +12.50%
London - 1 £533 -

RightFax
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RightFax 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 RightFax.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
1 13 (86.67%) DNS
1 13 (86.67%) Office 365
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 10 (66.67%) Intel
2 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (66.67%) IronPort
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) SLA
4 5 (33.33%) Internet
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) ITSM
6 3 (20.00%) Migration

RightFax
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 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) Internet
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Messaging Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
1 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITSM
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Intel
1 10 (66.67%) IronPort
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft