The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cramer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cramer over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Cramer Systems.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cramer
Rank 95 116 97
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Contract jobs citing Cramer 32 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.22% 0.31% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.50% 0.65% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 4
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£275 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £252 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £320 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £243 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.39% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.25 £9.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.63%
Cramer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1279 1224 1193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.63% 47.35% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 621 461
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 45 81
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.34 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +13.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Cramer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cramer across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cramer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cramer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cramer across the Berkshire region.

Cramer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cramer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cramer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cramer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Cramer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cramer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 9 £300 -
Bracknell +6 8 £173 -28.12% 1
Cramer
South East

Cramer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cramer also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cramer.

1 17 (47.22%) Java
1 17 (47.22%) PL/SQL
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 12 (33.33%) Amdocs
4 10 (27.78%) 3G
4 10 (27.78%) MPLS
5 9 (25.00%) SDH
5 9 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 9 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 7 (19.44%) TDD
7 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
7 7 (19.44%) 2G
7 7 (19.44%) Migration
7 7 (19.44%) MetaSolv
7 7 (19.44%) JMS
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 7 (19.44%) WebLogic
7 7 (19.44%) SOAP
7 7 (19.44%) Web Services
7 7 (19.44%) XML
7 7 (19.44%) WSDL
7 7 (19.44%) Toad
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (19.44%) JAXB
7 7 (19.44%) BEA
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
7 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
7 7 (19.44%) WebSphere

Cramer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cramer also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cramer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) WebLogic
1 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) 3G
1 10 (27.78%) MPLS
2 9 (25.00%) SDH
2 9 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (19.44%) 2G
4 5 (13.89%) LTE
5 4 (11.11%) ATM
6 3 (8.33%) DNS
6 3 (8.33%) Internet
6 3 (8.33%) BGP
6 3 (8.33%) 4G
7 2 (5.56%) GSM
7 2 (5.56%) RSVP
7 2 (5.56%) Telnet
7 2 (5.56%) VPN
7 2 (5.56%) UMTS
8 1 (2.78%) GPRS
8 1 (2.78%) Firewall
8 1 (2.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Toad
General
1 15 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (11.11%) Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Design Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
4 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Amdocs Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) OSS Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Transmission Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) SOAP
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
1 7 (19.44%) XML
1 7 (19.44%) JMS
1 7 (19.44%) WSDL
1 7 (19.44%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Migration
1 7 (19.44%) TDD
1 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
1 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
2 3 (8.33%) Software Licensing
2 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.56%) Network Design
3 2 (5.56%) WFM
4 1 (2.78%) Fault Management
4 1 (2.78%) Time Management
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
1 17 (47.22%) PL/SQL
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) CCNA
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CCDP
2 2 (5.56%) CCIE
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Netcool
2 2 (5.56%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Amdocs
2 8 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 7 (19.44%) MetaSolv
3 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 7 (19.44%) BEA
4 6 (16.67%) Ericsson
5 4 (11.11%) Infovista
6 3 (8.33%) Huawei
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco
6 3 (8.33%) Nortel
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) Nokia
8 1 (2.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
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CACI Network Services
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Posted: 24 days ago