The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Amdocs products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amdocs over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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 Amdocs Limited.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amdocs
Rank 576 597 575
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Contract jobs citing Amdocs 49 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.034% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.075% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 7
Average daily rate
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£310 £335 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% +103.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £375 £150
% change year-on-year
-19.33% +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25732 25448 24415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.93% 45.76% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15200 14185 13493
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1100 1086 1100
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.46 £19.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% -5.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Amdocs
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Amdocs within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Amdocs Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Amdocs
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Amdocs within the UK.

Amdocs Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Amdocs
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Amdocs within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Amdocs Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Amdocs
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Amdocs within the UK.

Amdocs Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Amdocs
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amdocs within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 46 £310 -7.46% 2
South East -10 20 £375 +11.94% 1
Berkshire +4 19 £375 +11.94% 1
Reading +2 13 £375 -
London +26 10 £310 +24.00%
North West - 5 £285 -
Manchester - 5 £285 -
Bracknell - 4 £388 -
Slough - 2 £320 -
Leeds - 2 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £325 -
Yorkshire - 2 £325 -
West Midlands - 2 £260 -
Birmingham - 2 £260 -
Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £325 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £190 -
Marlow - 1 £190 -
Harlow - 1 £325 -
City of London - 1 - -
Bury - 1 £150 -
Essex - 1 £325 -

Amdocs
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Amdocs 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 Amdocs.

1 50 (58.14%) Telecoms
2 28 (32.56%) 2G
3 27 (31.40%) Ericsson
4 26 (30.23%) 3G
5 25 (29.07%) Oracle
6 24 (27.91%) Remedy
6 24 (27.91%) LTE
7 22 (25.58%) MS Excel
8 20 (23.26%) Project Management
9 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
9 19 (22.09%) Radio Access Network
10 18 (20.93%) PRINCE2
11 17 (19.77%) Finance
11 17 (19.77%) Management Information System
12 16 (18.60%) Billing
12 16 (18.60%) GSM
12 16 (18.60%) UMTS
13 15 (17.44%) GPRS
13 15 (17.44%) Nokia
14 14 (16.28%) Legal
14 14 (16.28%) NFS
15 13 (15.12%) SLA
16 12 (13.95%) Netcool
16 12 (13.95%) MS Office
16 12 (13.95%) Change Control
16 12 (13.95%) Pega
17 11 (12.79%) Fault Management
17 11 (12.79%) ITIL
17 11 (12.79%) Change Management
17 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development

Amdocs
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Amdocs 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 Amdocs. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.63%) WebLogic
1 10 (11.63%) WebLogic Portal
2 9 (10.47%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.30%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.16%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 22 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.95%) MS Office
3 11 (12.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (10.47%) MS Project
5 7 (8.14%) Maya
6 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Academy Housing
3 1 (1.16%) arcHouse
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Sage CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (1.16%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.16%) OPENHousing
3 1 (1.16%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (1.16%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.16%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.56%) 2G
2 26 (30.23%) 3G
3 24 (27.91%) LTE
4 19 (22.09%) Radio Access Network
5 16 (18.60%) GSM
5 16 (18.60%) UMTS
6 15 (17.44%) GPRS
7 9 (10.47%) HSPA
8 8 (9.30%) 4G
9 6 (6.98%) VoLTE
9 6 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.33%) RNC
11 1 (1.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) MS Access
3 1 (1.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
General
1 50 (58.14%) Telecoms
2 17 (19.77%) Finance
3 16 (18.60%) Billing
4 14 (16.28%) Legal
5 9 (10.47%) Marketing
6 7 (8.14%) Law
7 5 (5.81%) German Language
8 2 (2.33%) Retail
9 1 (1.16%) Front Office
9 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (12.79%) Contracts Manager
3 10 (11.63%) Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.30%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Architect
5 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Designer
6 6 (6.98%) Planning Manager
6 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (6.98%) Radio Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) OSS Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle Architect
8 3 (3.49%) WebCenter Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) OSS Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) WebCenter
2 6 (6.98%) XML
3 5 (5.81%) SOAP
3 5 (5.81%) HTML
4 2 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.47%) User Experience
3 4 (4.65%) Kindle
4 3 (3.49%) Statistics
5 2 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) UNIX
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Project Management
2 18 (20.93%) PRINCE2
3 12 (13.95%) Change Control
4 11 (12.79%) ITIL
4 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.79%) Change Management
4 11 (12.79%) Fault Management
5 10 (11.63%) Web Analytics
5 10 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (11.63%) Analytics
6 9 (10.47%) Network Architecture
6 9 (10.47%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (10.47%) Workflow
6 9 (10.47%) B2B
6 9 (10.47%) B2C
6 9 (10.47%) CRM
7 8 (9.30%) Service Management
7 8 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (9.30%) Open Source
7 8 (9.30%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.14%) Java
1 7 (8.14%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) Python
2 5 (5.81%) Shell Script
2 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.81%) Perl
2 5 (5.81%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.33%) VBA
3 2 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (8.14%) PMP
2 7 (8.14%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.49%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) MBA
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.12%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (16.28%) NFS
2 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Netcool
2 7 (8.14%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Ericsson
2 25 (29.07%) Oracle
3 24 (27.91%) Remedy
4 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
5 15 (17.44%) Nokia
6 12 (13.95%) Pega
7 10 (11.63%) BMC
7 10 (11.63%) Infovista
7 10 (11.63%) Cramer
8 9 (10.47%) Adobe
8 9 (10.47%) Sitecore
8 9 (10.47%) TIBCO
9 8 (9.30%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 8 (9.30%) IBM
10 7 (8.14%) Huawei
11 5 (5.81%) Mapinfo
12 3 (3.49%) Capita
13 2 (2.33%) HP
14 1 (1.16%) SAP
14 1 (1.16%) Sage