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 24 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 Amdocs Limited.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amdocs
Rank 565 559 533
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -26
Contract jobs citing Amdocs 27 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.021% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.047% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 15
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £325 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
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
24605 23641 23338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 46.18% 47.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14694 13385 12165
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1147 1102 1371
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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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

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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

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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 24 December 2014.

Amdocs Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

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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

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Top 7 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 24 December 2014. 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 -11 27 £325 -
Berkshire +14 22 £350 +7.69%
South East -14 22 £350 +7.69%
Reading +26 10 £325 -
London +14 2 £293 -
City of London - 1 £255 -
Bracknell - - - -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (45.83%) Telecoms
2 13 (27.08%) Cramer
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 11 (22.92%) Law
3 11 (22.92%) NFS
4 9 (18.75%) Java
4 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
4 9 (18.75%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 9 (18.75%) Legal
4 9 (18.75%) LTE
5 8 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 8 (16.67%) CRM
5 8 (16.67%) 3G
6 7 (14.58%) Remedy
6 7 (14.58%) ATM
6 7 (14.58%) SDH
7 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 6 (12.50%) MS Project
7 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.42%) Billing
9 4 (8.33%) Change Management
9 4 (8.33%) 2G
9 4 (8.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 4 (8.33%) 4G
9 4 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (6.25%) Service Management
10 3 (6.25%) HP

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Project
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) LTE
2 8 (16.67%) 3G
3 7 (14.58%) ATM
3 7 (14.58%) SDH
4 4 (8.33%) 2G
4 4 (8.33%) 4G
4 4 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (4.17%) Broadband
6 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
General
1 22 (45.83%) Telecoms
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 11 (22.92%) Law
4 9 (18.75%) Legal
5 5 (10.42%) Billing
6 1 (2.08%) French Language
6 1 (2.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Delivery Manager
2 10 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Sales Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.17%) OSS Architect
6 2 (4.17%) BSS Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Project Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.08%) OSS Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Amdocs Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.08%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.08%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL
1 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 8 (16.67%) CRM
3 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.08%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.08%) Product Management
7 1 (2.08%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.08%) eTOM
7 1 (2.08%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) Java
1 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.17%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Cramer
2 7 (14.58%) Remedy
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (6.25%) HP
5 3 (6.25%) Ericsson
6 2 (4.17%) Nokia
6 2 (4.17%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.17%) webMethods
6 2 (4.17%) BMC
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco
6 2 (4.17%) IBM
6 2 (4.17%) Infovista
7 1 (2.08%) BT