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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cerner
Rank 616 574 536
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -38
Contract jobs citing Cerner 10 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.073% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 35
Average daily rate £200 £295 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £225 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £373 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £165 £255 £238
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -31 10 £200 -32.20%
London -12 6 £375 +14.32%
South East +14 3 £175 -33.33%
Surrey - 3 £175 -
North West -17 1 £155 -11.42%
Cheshire - 1 £155 -

Cerner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 27 (93.10%) NHS
2 9 (31.03%) Cerner Millennium
3 3 (10.34%) SystmOne
3 3 (10.34%) MEDITECH
3 3 (10.34%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) HL7
3 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (10.34%) SMTP
3 3 (10.34%) HTTP
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (6.90%) McKesson
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Electronics
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics

Cerner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Cerner Millennium
2 3 (10.34%) SystmOne
3 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
1 3 (10.34%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (6.90%) Electronics
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Trainer
2 5 (17.24%) NHS Trainer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Data Migration Lead
3 3 (10.34%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) NHS Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) IT Trainer
4 2 (6.90%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Change Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Clinical Coder
5 1 (3.45%) Data Integration Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (93.10%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
1 3 (10.34%) Migration
2 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
2 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
2 2 (6.90%) Project Management
2 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.45%) Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) ERP
3 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
3 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
3 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) MEDITECH
2 2 (6.90%) McKesson
2 2 (6.90%) SAP