The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of NetCracker 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 NetCracker over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Slough 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetCracker
Rank 31 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing NetCracker 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.78% 0.43% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
118 111 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 46.27% 47.23% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 59 47
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £19.00 £153.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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NetCracker
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

NetCracker Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

NetCracker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Comptel
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Learning Management System
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) GGSN
2 2 (66.67%) SGSN
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) DTV
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

NetCracker
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) GGSN
2 2 (66.67%) SGSN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Solutions Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Comptel
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) SAP