The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Computacenter 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 Computacenter over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Computacenter PLC.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computacenter
UK
Rank 578 619 616
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -3
Contract jobs citing Computacenter 24 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.015% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.036% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 2
Median daily rate £358 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £12.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.42

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
19927 22517 23888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.51% 43.30% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12360 13480 13683
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 840 973
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Computacenter
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Computacenter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Computacenter Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Computacenter
Daily Rate Trend

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

Computacenter Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Computacenter
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Computacenter within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Computacenter Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Computacenter
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Computacenter within the UK.

Computacenter Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Computacenter
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Computacenter within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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 +55 22 £358 -20.55% 14
South East +24 6 £450 -1.36% 2
East Midlands - 6 £400 - 3
Nottinghamshire - 6 £400 - 2
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £500 +11.11% 2
Milton Keynes -1 4 £350 -22.22% 2
East of England +2 3 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 2
London - 2 £358 - 3
South West - 2 £313 -
Nottingham - 2 £400 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £600 - 2
North West - 1 £358 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £358 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £358 -
Warwickshire - 1 £600 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £269 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £600 -
Pudsey - 1 £358 -
Manchester - 1 £358 - 2
Bristol - 1 £358 -

Computacenter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computacenter 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 Computacenter.

1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
1 15 (42.86%) SLA
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco
2 14 (40.00%) CCNP
2 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 13 (37.14%) Firewall
4 10 (28.57%) Juniper
4 10 (28.57%) Fault Management
4 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 10 (28.57%) Service Design
5 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
5 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
5 9 (25.71%) Windows
6 8 (22.86%) WAN
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
6 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
7 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (17.14%) BT
8 6 (17.14%) Finance
8 6 (17.14%) Office 365
9 5 (14.29%) Presales
9 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.29%) VMware
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (14.29%) LAN
9 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (14.29%) SCCM
9 5 (14.29%) Windows 7

Computacenter
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 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) WAN
3 5 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (8.57%) DHCP
4 3 (8.57%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) NGN
5 2 (5.71%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (5.71%) TACACS
5 2 (5.71%) VXLAN
6 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MSI
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 5 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Database Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Wintel Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Integration Manager
7 1 (2.86%) QA Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 14 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 10 (28.57%) Fault Management
3 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 10 (28.57%) Service Design
4 5 (14.29%) Presales
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (11.43%) Disk Encryption
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.86%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) VBScript
3 2 (5.71%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CCNP
1 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) DBS Check
5 3 (8.57%) CCNA
5 3 (8.57%) MCSA
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.71%) CCSA
6 2 (5.71%) CCSE
7 1 (2.86%) Degree
7 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) BitLocker
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) UAG
5 2 (5.71%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (5.71%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.71%) vCloud
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) Juniper
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) BT
5 5 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (11.43%) Remedy
7 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.71%) BMC
7 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) F5
7 2 (5.71%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.71%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) Nokia
7 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.86%) Fujitsu
8 1 (2.86%) Guidewire
8 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire