Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 January 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 191 177
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 -14
Contract jobs citing OpenText 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
West Midlands median daily rate £575 £369 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.93% +22.92% -36.84%
England median daily rate £475 £475 £438
% change year-on-year - +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £59.00 - -
England median hourly rate £59.00 - £16.50

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 advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,064 2,529 2,214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 43.74% 45.95% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,241 1,368 1,094
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £208 £213 £225
90th Percentile £563 £554 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 91 114
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -3.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.56 £10.60 £10.54
90th Percentile £48.75 £26.00 £33.69
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

OpenText
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing OpenText as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for OpenText in the West Midlands

OpenText
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenText in the West Midlands

OpenText
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenText in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for OpenText in the West Midlands

OpenText
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenText within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Shropshire - 5 £575 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 - -
OpenText
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for OpenText.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) SAP
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) WSO2
5 2 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (22.22%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Talend
5 2 (22.22%) CloverETL
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) QlikView
5 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Syncsort
5 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
5 2 (22.22%) Pentaho
5 2 (22.22%) Product Management
5 2 (22.22%) OpenText VIM for SAP

OpenText
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (22.22%) ArcGIS
1 2 (22.22%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) CloverETL
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mart
1 2 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (22.22%) Pentaho
1 2 (22.22%) PowerCenter
1 2 (22.22%) QlikView
1 2 (22.22%) Sagent Data Flow
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Messaging Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Services Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) XML Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Security
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) WSO2
3 2 (22.22%) Ariba
3 2 (22.22%) Cognos
3 2 (22.22%) ESRI
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Informatica
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Syncsort
3 2 (22.22%) Talend