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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amdocs
Rank 540 547 498
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -49
Contract jobs citing Amdocs 31 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.025% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.054% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 17
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£330 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £270
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
22941 22351 21486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 45.76% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13405 12390 11237
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 996 968 1337
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.31 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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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 28 January 2015.

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 6 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 January 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 +2 31 £330 - 2
Berkshire +22 26 £500 - 1
South East +5 26 £500 - 1
Reading +16 9 - -
London +15 2 £358 - 1
Bracknell - - - -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 23 (39.66%) Telecoms
2 17 (29.31%) Cramer
3 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
4 13 (22.41%) Finance
4 13 (22.41%) LTE
5 11 (18.97%) Law
5 11 (18.97%) ITIL
5 11 (18.97%) PRINCE2
5 11 (18.97%) NFS
5 11 (18.97%) Ericsson
5 11 (18.97%) 3G
6 9 (15.52%) Java
6 9 (15.52%) PL/SQL
6 9 (15.52%) SQL
6 9 (15.52%) Legal
6 9 (15.52%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 8 (13.79%) 2G
7 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
7 8 (13.79%) MS Project
7 8 (13.79%) Project Management
7 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 8 (13.79%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (12.07%) Nokia
8 7 (12.07%) C
8 7 (12.07%) ATM
8 7 (12.07%) SDH
8 7 (12.07%) NSN NetAct
9 6 (10.34%) Remedy
10 4 (6.90%) Billing
10 4 (6.90%) CRM

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
1 8 (13.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) LTE
2 11 (18.97%) 3G
3 8 (13.79%) 2G
3 8 (13.79%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (12.07%) ATM
4 7 (12.07%) SDH
5 3 (5.17%) 4G
6 2 (3.45%) Broadband
General
1 23 (39.66%) Telecoms
2 13 (22.41%) Finance
3 11 (18.97%) Law
4 9 (15.52%) Legal
5 4 (6.90%) Billing
6 1 (1.72%) French Language
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (18.97%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.07%) Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Network Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Sales Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.17%) OSS Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.45%) BSS Architect
8 1 (1.72%) Project Delivery Manager
8 1 (1.72%) Consultant
8 1 (1.72%) Coordinator
8 1 (1.72%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (1.72%) Amdocs Consultant
8 1 (1.72%) OSS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) ITIL
1 11 (18.97%) PRINCE2
2 8 (13.79%) Project Management
3 4 (6.90%) CRM
4 3 (5.17%) Service Management
4 3 (5.17%) Change Management
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.72%) Analytics
6 1 (1.72%) EAI
6 1 (1.72%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.72%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.72%) eTOM
6 1 (1.72%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) Java
1 9 (15.52%) PL/SQL
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.72%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Cramer
2 11 (18.97%) Ericsson
3 9 (15.52%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.07%) Nokia
6 6 (10.34%) Remedy
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle
7 3 (5.17%) IBM
7 3 (5.17%) Infovista
7 3 (5.17%) TIBCO
7 3 (5.17%) HP
8 2 (3.45%) Huawei
8 2 (3.45%) BMC
8 2 (3.45%) webMethods
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco
9 1 (1.72%) BT