The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cramer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cramer over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cramer
Rank 22 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Cramer 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.63% 1.03% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £350 £260
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cramer
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 147 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 56.52% 50.34% 50.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 78 68
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.61 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% -21.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cramer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Cramer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Cramer
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Cramer Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Cramer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 3 (100.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (66.67%) Tellabs
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Cramer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) 2G
1 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
1 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 4G Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Tellabs
3 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (33.33%) Arqiva
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetCracker
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (33.33%) Telindus
3 1 (33.33%) Virgin Media
3 1 (33.33%) ZTE