The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cerner
Rank 553 522 548
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +26
Contract jobs citing Cerner 37 48 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.094% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 16
Average daily rate
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£515 £290 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.58% +45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £161 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £681 £547 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £630 £290 £372
% change year-on-year
+117.05% -21.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.57 - £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.57 - £17.25
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24962 24020 26977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 47.12% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13870 13017 13658
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1086 1196 1388
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.87 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%

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 24 July 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 5 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 24 July 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 -28 36 £480 +65.51% 9
London +8 30 £480 +66.95% 3
City of London +26 7 £345 +49.83% 1
South East -18 1 - - 2
Surrey - - - -

Cerner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (83.52%) NHS
2 45 (49.45%) Cerner Millennium
3 20 (21.98%) SQL
4 15 (16.48%) Oracle
5 14 (15.38%) MS Office
6 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 12 (13.19%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (9.89%) PRINCE2
8 9 (9.89%) TOGAF
8 9 (9.89%) PACS
9 8 (8.79%) Windows
10 7 (7.69%) Change Management
10 7 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (6.59%) Back Office
11 6 (6.59%) Project Management
12 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
13 4 (4.40%) Migration
13 4 (4.40%) E-Learning
13 4 (4.40%) Data Migration
13 4 (4.40%) iSOFT
13 4 (4.40%) ITIL
14 3 (3.30%) Wyse
14 3 (3.30%) ITSM
14 3 (3.30%) Service Management
14 3 (3.30%) PRINCE
14 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
14 3 (3.30%) Blackberry
14 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (3.30%) SLA
14 3 (3.30%) Dell

Cerner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.10%) MS Project
3 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (49.45%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) MS Access
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.10%) QlikView
General
1 6 (6.59%) Back Office
2 2 (2.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.10%) Electronics
3 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (27.47%) Analyst
2 13 (14.29%) Architect
2 13 (14.29%) Trainer
3 12 (13.19%) Project Manager
4 11 (12.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 11 (12.09%) Senior Architect
4 11 (12.09%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (8.79%) Test Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Consultant
6 5 (5.49%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (5.49%) Developer
6 5 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.40%) IT Trainer
7 4 (4.40%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.30%) Change Consultant
8 3 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 76 (83.52%) NHS
2 9 (9.89%) PACS
3 4 (4.40%) E-Learning
4 3 (3.30%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.20%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) NPfIT
6 1 (1.10%) DTV
6 1 (1.10%) DataPower
6 1 (1.10%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Windows
2 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.19%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (9.89%) PRINCE2
2 9 (9.89%) TOGAF
3 7 (7.69%) Change Management
3 7 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (6.59%) Project Management
5 4 (4.40%) Migration
5 4 (4.40%) Data Migration
5 4 (4.40%) ITIL
6 3 (3.30%) ITSM
6 3 (3.30%) Service Management
6 3 (3.30%) PRINCE
6 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.30%) CRM
6 3 (3.30%) Manual Testing
6 3 (3.30%) Business Transformation
6 3 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.20%) Process Improvement
7 2 (2.20%) Test Strategy
7 2 (2.20%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (16.48%) Oracle
2 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.40%) iSOFT
4 3 (3.30%) Wyse
4 3 (3.30%) Dell
4 3 (3.30%) SAP
4 3 (3.30%) MEDITECH
4 3 (3.30%) VMware
5 2 (2.20%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.20%) BT
6 1 (1.10%) HP
6 1 (1.10%) McKesson
6 1 (1.10%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.10%) Cognos
6 1 (1.10%) Business Objects
Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £9.53 - £11.6 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £620 - £720 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Insource
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 23 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Posted: 27 days ago