The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetCracker 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 NetCracker over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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 NetCracker Technology Corporation.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetCracker
Rank - 546 537
Contract jobs citing NetCracker 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.015% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.032% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £240 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £240 -
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
23359 22019 21063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 45.72% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 12210 10981
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 954 1305
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

NetCracker
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NetCracker Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NetCracker
Daily Rate Trend

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

NetCracker Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NetCracker
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NetCracker 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 NetCracker.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) Netcool
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) OPNET
1 2 (66.67%) Cramer
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Greenplum
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) CDMA
2 1 (33.33%) GPRS
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS

NetCracker
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NetCracker 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 NetCracker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) CDMA
1 1 (33.33%) GPRS
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) OSS Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) OSS Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Netcool
1 2 (66.67%) OPNET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Cramer
1 2 (66.67%) Greenplum