The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetCracker products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetCracker over the 3 months to 19 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 the NetCracker Technology Corporation.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetCracker
Rank - 231 229
Contract jobs citing NetCracker 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.070% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.15% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £240 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £240 £500
% change year-on-year
- -52.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4857 3986 4132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.99% 46.76% 49.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2544 2050 1923
Average daily rate £370 £363 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 221 346
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

NetCracker
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NetCracker Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NetCracker
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

NetCracker Daily Rate Trend in the South East

NetCracker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) OPNET
2 2 (66.67%) Cramer
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) CDMA
2 2 (66.67%) GPRS
2 2 (66.67%) GSM
2 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Netcool
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Greenplum
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center

NetCracker
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) CDMA
1 2 (66.67%) GPRS
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) GGSN
2 1 (33.33%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) OSS Architect
1 2 (66.67%) OSS Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) OPNET
1 2 (66.67%) Netcool
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Cramer
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Greenplum
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Comptel