The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cramer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cramer over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cramer
Rank 412 428 421
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing Cramer 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.027% 0.035% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £380
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -34.21%
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11218 11594 12022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.90% 46.20% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7224 7528 7319
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 261 331
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.08 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

Cramer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cramer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cramer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cramer Daily Rate Trend in London

Cramer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cramer across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Cramer Daily Rate Histogram in London

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Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cramer across the London region.

Cramer Hourly Rate Trend in London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) Netcool
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Greenplum
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) OPNET
1 2 (66.67%) NetCracker
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) CCDE
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP

Cramer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) OSS Architect
1 2 (66.67%) OSS Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCDE
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Netcool
1 2 (66.67%) OPNET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) NetCracker
1 2 (66.67%) Greenplum
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco