The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cramer 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 Cramer over the 3 months to 9 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 Cramer Systems.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cramer
Rank 604 636 606
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -30
Contract jobs citing Cramer 17 9 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.016% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.075% 0.038% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 18
Median daily rate £350 £320 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £240 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £418 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £240 £225
% change year-on-year
+45.83% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
22570 23610 25221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 42.83% 44.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13787 13866 14901
Median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
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 869 977 1228
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.15 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Cramer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cramer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cramer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cramer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cramer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cramer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Cramer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cramer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Cramer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cramer
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cramer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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 +17 17 £350 +45.83%
South East - 17 £375 -
Hampshire - 9 £400 -
Berkshire - 5 £223 -
Hook - 5 £400 -
Slough - 4 £223 -
Guildford - 3 £260 -
Surrey - 3 £260 -
Coventry -10 1 £260 +8.33%
West Midlands -16 1 £260 +8.33%
Newbury - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -

Cramer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cramer 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 Cramer.

1 24 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 23 (69.70%) Amdocs OSS
3 18 (54.55%) 4G
4 17 (51.52%) 3G
5 15 (45.45%) 2G
6 12 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
7 11 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
7 11 (33.33%) Remedy
7 11 (33.33%) Citrix
8 10 (30.30%) Nortel
8 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
8 10 (30.30%) Huawei
8 10 (30.30%) Tellabs
9 9 (27.27%) Ericsson
9 9 (27.27%) SLA
9 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (24.24%) LTE
11 7 (21.21%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
11 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
12 6 (18.18%) Netcool
12 6 (18.18%) Finance
12 6 (18.18%) MS Access
12 6 (18.18%) Fault Management
12 6 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
13 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement

Cramer
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 (9.09%) Smallworld
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.21%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
3 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) 4G
2 17 (51.52%) 3G
3 15 (45.45%) 2G
4 12 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (24.24%) LTE
6 4 (12.12%) Broadband
6 4 (12.12%) Wireless
7 3 (9.09%) DOCSIS
7 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
8 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (18.18%) MS Access
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
General
1 24 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
3 5 (15.15%) Electronics
4 4 (12.12%) Back Office
4 4 (12.12%) Billing
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Service Desk Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Designer
2 8 (24.24%) RAN Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) OSS Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) OSS Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) OSS Solutions Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Transmission Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Transmission Planning Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 4G Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) BSS Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) UML Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) EJB
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
1 1 (3.03%) JMS
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) CMDB
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.03%) IVR
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
2 6 (18.18%) Fault Management
3 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (15.15%) eTOM
3 5 (15.15%) Fault Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (15.15%) Service Management
4 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.12%) UML
4 4 (12.12%) WFM
5 3 (9.09%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.09%) Network Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
7 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
1 5 (15.15%) HND
2 4 (12.12%) HNC
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (69.70%) Amdocs OSS
2 6 (18.18%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Citrix
1 11 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
1 11 (33.33%) Remedy
2 10 (30.30%) Huawei
2 10 (30.30%) Nortel
2 10 (30.30%) Tellabs
3 9 (27.27%) Ericsson
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) Mapinfo
5 5 (15.15%) Nokia
6 4 (12.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (12.12%) Arqiva
6 4 (12.12%) BT
6 4 (12.12%) NetCracker
6 4 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (12.12%) Siemens
6 4 (12.12%) Telindus
6 4 (12.12%) Virgin Media
6 4 (12.12%) ZTE
7 3 (9.09%) Intergraph
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