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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Siemens
Rank 144 96 132
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +36
Contract jobs citing Siemens 4 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.87% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£470 £271 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.27% +50.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £410 £356
% change year-on-year
-20.73% +15.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £58.00
% change year-on-year
+84.21% -67.24%
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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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1401 915 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.10% 40.92% 40.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 563 646
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 79 106
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Siemens
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Siemens Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Siemens
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Siemens Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Siemens
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Siemens Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Siemens
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Siemens 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 Siemens.

1 6 (75.00%) MS Visio
1 6 (75.00%) IVR
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco IPCC
2 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) IP Telephony
2 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) WFM
2 5 (62.50%) Matrix Management
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) System Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Genesys
2 5 (62.50%) Empirix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Verint
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet

Siemens
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Siemens 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 Siemens. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) IP Telephony
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) RIP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) VRRP
3 1 (12.50%) ADSL
3 1 (12.50%) Junos
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (12.50%) PABX
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) VPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (12.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (62.50%) WFM
1 5 (62.50%) Matrix Management
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) System Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
1 1 (12.50%) VC++
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCT
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco IPCC
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Genesys
1 5 (62.50%) Empirix
1 5 (62.50%) Verint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee
2 1 (12.50%) Sony
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) NorthgateArinso
2 1 (12.50%) IronPort
2 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) Trustwave
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