The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ComArch 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 ComArch 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 ComArch.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ComArch
Rank - 606 -
Contract jobs citing ComArch 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.012% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.025% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £250 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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%

ComArch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ComArch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ComArch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ComArch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ComArch within the UK.

ComArch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ComArch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ComArch 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 ComArch.

1 3 (60.00%) RNC
2 2 (40.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) 3G
2 2 (40.00%) 2G
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Cramer
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
3 1 (20.00%) UTRAN
3 1 (20.00%) DWDM
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) VRRP
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) GIS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SDH

ComArch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ComArch 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 ComArch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) RNC
2 2 (40.00%) 2G
2 2 (40.00%) 3G
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) DWDM
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) MGW
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Node B
3 1 (20.00%) SDH
3 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) UTRAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPLS
3 1 (20.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Line Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (20.00%) Cramer
2 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (20.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) VMware