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 29 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cerner
Rank 563 564 571
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Cerner 56 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.074% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 12
Average daily rate
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£345 £268 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.85% -10.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £328 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £261 £338
% change year-on-year
-9.78% -22.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.28 - £14.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 - £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 - £14.80
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
26523 24549 26969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.59% 46.50% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15062 13817 13709
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1215 1101 1380
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.90 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.55 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -1.06%

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 29 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 29 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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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 -3 54 £345 +28.85% 9
London +17 31 £550 +83.02% 3
City of London +27 9 £350 +16.47% 1
Yorkshire -7 1 £550 -
Sheffield - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -

Cerner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 71 (83.53%) NHS
2 42 (49.41%) Cerner Millennium
3 20 (23.53%) SQL
4 15 (17.65%) Oracle
5 12 (14.12%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (10.59%) TOGAF
6 9 (10.59%) PACS
7 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (9.41%) MS Office
7 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.24%) Project Management
8 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.06%) Windows
10 4 (4.71%) Data Quality
10 4 (4.71%) Manual Testing
10 4 (4.71%) Change Management
10 4 (4.71%) Blackberry
10 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.53%) HP
11 3 (3.53%) Dell
11 3 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (3.53%) SAP
11 3 (3.53%) ITIL
11 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
11 3 (3.53%) .NET
11 3 (3.53%) C
11 3 (3.53%) Wyse
11 3 (3.53%) Back Office
11 3 (3.53%) VMware
11 3 (3.53%) E-Learning

Cerner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 8 (9.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 42 (49.41%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Intranet
1 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (3.53%) Back Office
2 1 (1.18%) Electronics
2 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.18%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Analyst
2 13 (15.29%) Architect
3 11 (12.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 11 (12.94%) Senior Architect
3 11 (12.94%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.59%) Trainer
5 9 (10.59%) Support Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.53%) Change Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Support Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Junior
9 3 (3.53%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) OLE DB
2 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 71 (83.53%) NHS
2 9 (10.59%) PACS
3 4 (4.71%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.53%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.35%) Informatics
5 2 (2.35%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.18%) DTV
6 1 (1.18%) NPfIT
6 1 (1.18%) DataPower
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.12%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (10.59%) TOGAF
3 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (8.24%) Project Management
4 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.71%) Manual Testing
5 4 (4.71%) Change Management
5 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.53%) ITIL
7 2 (2.35%) Regression Testing
8 1 (1.18%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.18%) ERP
8 1 (1.18%) Validation
8 1 (1.18%) Migration
8 1 (1.18%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.18%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.18%) Data Validation
8 1 (1.18%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.18%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (3.53%) C
3 1 (1.18%) Python
3 1 (1.18%) C#
3 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) ISEB
2 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.53%) HL7
3 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Oracle
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.53%) HP
3 3 (3.53%) Dell
3 3 (3.53%) SAP
3 3 (3.53%) Wyse
3 3 (3.53%) VMware
3 3 (3.53%) MEDITECH
4 2 (2.35%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.18%) iSOFT
5 1 (1.18%) Cognos
5 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.18%) BT
5 1 (1.18%) InterSystems
5 1 (1.18%) Infoflex
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago