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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cerner
Rank 552 518 533
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Contract jobs citing Cerner 37 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.088% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 14
Average daily rate
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£550 £289 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% +44.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £160 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £682 £525 £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
25006 24082 26946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 47.09% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13870 13069 13651
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 1077 1194 1397
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

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 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 29 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 -17 36 £515 +78.35% 9
London +1 30 £480 +71.42% 4
City of London +28 8 £345 +49.83% 1
South East -15 1 - - 2
Surrey - - - -

Cerner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 74 (82.22%) NHS
2 44 (48.89%) Cerner Millennium
3 20 (22.22%) SQL
4 15 (16.67%) Oracle
5 14 (15.56%) MS Office
6 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
7 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 9 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 9 (10.00%) PACS
9 7 (7.78%) Change Management
9 7 (7.78%) Windows
9 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (6.67%) Back Office
10 6 (6.67%) Project Management
11 4 (4.44%) E-Learning
11 4 (4.44%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.44%) Migration
11 4 (4.44%) ITIL
11 4 (4.44%) iSOFT
11 4 (4.44%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.33%) Dell
12 3 (3.33%) PRINCE
12 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
12 3 (3.33%) CRM
12 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (3.33%) C
12 3 (3.33%) SAP
12 3 (3.33%) SQL Server

Cerner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (15.56%) MS Office
2 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 44 (48.89%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) MS Access
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.11%) QlikView
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (6.67%) Back Office
2 2 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.11%) Electronics
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (26.67%) Analyst
2 13 (14.44%) Architect
3 12 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 12 (13.33%) Trainer
4 11 (12.22%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (12.22%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 11 (12.22%) Senior Architect
5 8 (8.89%) Test Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Consultant
6 5 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (5.56%) Developer
6 5 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.44%) IT Trainer
7 4 (4.44%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.33%) Change Manager
8 3 (3.33%) Business Consultant
8 3 (3.33%) Change Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 74 (82.22%) NHS
2 9 (10.00%) PACS
3 4 (4.44%) E-Learning
4 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.22%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.11%) Informatics
6 1 (1.11%) DataPower
6 1 (1.11%) DTV
6 1 (1.11%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (7.78%) Change Management
3 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (6.67%) Project Management
5 4 (4.44%) Migration
5 4 (4.44%) ITIL
5 4 (4.44%) Data Migration
6 3 (3.33%) Manual Testing
6 3 (3.33%) Business Transformation
6 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.33%) PRINCE
6 3 (3.33%) CRM
7 2 (2.22%) Service Management
7 2 (2.22%) ITSM
7 2 (2.22%) Validation
7 2 (2.22%) Process Improvement
7 2 (2.22%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.11%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.11%) Degree
3 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
1 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Oracle
2 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) iSOFT
4 3 (3.33%) Wyse
4 3 (3.33%) VMware
4 3 (3.33%) MEDITECH
4 3 (3.33%) Dell
4 3 (3.33%) SAP
5 2 (2.22%) BT
5 2 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.11%) Cognos
6 1 (1.11%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.11%) McKesson
6 1 (1.11%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.11%) HP
Hampshire
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Rate: £9.53 - £11.6 per hour
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 Per Day DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £620 - £720 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
Insource
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago