The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of NetCracker products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetCracker over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 the NetCracker Technology Corporation.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetCracker
Rank 570 519 -
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -
Contract jobs citing NetCracker 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.005% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.010% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £228 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £228 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23487 20361 25403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.85% 46.57% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13499 11179 13362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1048 1129 1229
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
NetCracker
UK

NetCracker
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

NetCracker Jobs Demand Trend in England

NetCracker
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

NetCracker Daily Rate Trend in England

NetCracker
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetCracker within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -18 1 £228 -
London - - - -
NetCracker
UK

NetCracker
Top 28 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NetCracker 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 NetCracker.

1 6 (85.71%) GSM
1 6 (85.71%) WCDMA
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) NEC
3 4 (57.14%) Ericsson
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Comptel
5 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) LTE
5 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
5 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control

NetCracker
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NetCracker 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 NetCracker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) GSM
1 6 (85.71%) WCDMA
2 1 (14.29%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) LTE
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Test Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) OSS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) NEC
2 4 (57.14%) Ericsson
3 1 (14.29%) Comptel
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) HP