The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cerner 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 Cerner over the 3 months to 1 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 the Cerner Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cerner
Rank 552 542 561
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs citing Cerner 50 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.077% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 9
Average daily rate
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£480 £289 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.08% +25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £676 £536 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £305 £244
% change year-on-year
+31.55% +25.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.57 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.57 - £15.00

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
26125 25038 26975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.21% 46.89% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14683 13889 13716
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1123 1119 1353
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

Cerner
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cerner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cerner
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cerner Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cerner
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cerner within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Cerner Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cerner
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cerner Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cerner
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 Cerner within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 49 £480 +66.08% 16
London +12 35 £480 +92.00% 7
City of London +15 6 £580 +93.01% 2
Yorkshire +2 1 £550 - 1
Sheffield - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -

Cerner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cerner 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 Cerner.

1 76 (86.36%) NHS
2 41 (46.59%) Cerner Millennium
3 20 (22.73%) SQL
4 15 (17.05%) Oracle
5 14 (15.91%) MS Office
6 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
7 12 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (10.23%) TOGAF
8 9 (10.23%) PACS
9 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (9.09%) Project Management
9 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.95%) Change Management
11 6 (6.82%) Windows
12 4 (4.55%) ITIL
13 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (3.41%) Blackberry
13 3 (3.41%) Back Office
13 3 (3.41%) Wyse
13 3 (3.41%) SAP
13 3 (3.41%) C
13 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
13 3 (3.41%) iSOFT
13 3 (3.41%) PRINCE
13 3 (3.41%) HP
13 3 (3.41%) Dell
13 3 (3.41%) MEDITECH
13 3 (3.41%) Manual Testing
13 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
13 3 (3.41%) VMware

Cerner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Cerner 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 Cerner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 14 (15.91%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 41 (46.59%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (3.41%) Back Office
2 2 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Electronics
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (28.41%) Analyst
2 13 (14.77%) Architect
3 12 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 11 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 11 (12.50%) Senior Architect
5 10 (11.36%) Trainer
6 7 (7.95%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Technical Project Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Technical Manager
8 5 (5.68%) Information Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Change Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Information Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Junior Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Junior Support Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) .NET
1 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.14%) XML
1 1 (1.14%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 76 (86.36%) NHS
2 9 (10.23%) PACS
3 3 (3.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.27%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) Informatics
5 1 (1.14%) DataPower
5 1 (1.14%) DTV
5 1 (1.14%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (10.23%) TOGAF
3 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 8 (9.09%) Project Management
4 7 (7.95%) Change Management
5 4 (4.55%) ITIL
6 3 (3.41%) Manual Testing
6 3 (3.41%) PRINCE
7 2 (2.27%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.27%) Supplier Management
7 2 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.27%) Migration
8 1 (1.14%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.14%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (1.14%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.14%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) C
3 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.14%) Degree
3 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
1 2 (2.27%) HL7
1 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle
2 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) HP
3 3 (3.41%) Dell
3 3 (3.41%) SAP
3 3 (3.41%) iSOFT
3 3 (3.41%) Wyse
3 3 (3.41%) VMware
3 3 (3.41%) MEDITECH
4 2 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (2.27%) BT
5 1 (1.14%) InterSystems
5 1 (1.14%) Infoflex
5 1 (1.14%) Cognos
5 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.14%) JD Edwards
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Posted: 20 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
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