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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cerner over the 3 months to 7 December 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cerner
Rank 623 627 597
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -30
Contract jobs citing Cerner 7 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.031% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.072% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 14
Median daily rate £250 £250 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £395 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £230 £225
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.75

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
22737 23708 25190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.61% 42.77% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13915 13904 14848
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 872 987 1211
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +9.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cerner
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Cerner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cerner within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 7 £250 - 1
London -1 4 £348 -6.71% 1
City of London +2 2 £366 -
South East +28 1 £250 +42.85%

Cerner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cerner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cerner.

1 15 (71.43%) NHS
2 8 (38.10%) Cerner Millennium
3 5 (23.81%) Electronic Patient Records
4 4 (19.05%) Lorenzo
5 3 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (14.29%) HL7
6 2 (9.52%) McKesson
6 2 (9.52%) Back Office
6 2 (9.52%) SMTP
6 2 (9.52%) HTTP
6 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (9.52%) Smartcard
6 2 (9.52%) MEDITECH
6 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.52%) SystmOne
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
7 1 (4.76%) Health Informatics
7 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Management
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) MS Project
7 1 (4.76%) SOAP
7 1 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) XML

Cerner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Cerner Millennium
2 4 (19.05%) Lorenzo
3 2 (9.52%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (9.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Trainer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) NHS Trainer
3 2 (9.52%) Clinical Coder
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Clinical Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Data Quality Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) IT Trainer
4 1 (4.76%) NHS Data Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) NHS Information Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) NHS IT Trainer
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) NHS
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Smartcard
3 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.76%) Health Informatics
3 1 (4.76%) Informatics
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (4.76%) Product Management
1 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
1 1 (4.76%) Test Management
1 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) HL7
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) McKesson
1 2 (9.52%) MEDITECH
2 1 (4.76%) Infoflex
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft