The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Siemens 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 Siemens over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Siemens AG.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Siemens
Rank 525 473 406
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -67
Contract jobs citing Siemens 62 71 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.32% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 63
Average daily rate £350 £428 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.22% +31.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £545 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £425 £323
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +31.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £26.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -47.50%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25818 22455 27837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.86% 47.05% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14474 11940 14191
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1186 1344
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%

Siemens
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Siemens Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Siemens
Daily Rate Trend

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

Siemens Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Siemens
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Siemens within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Siemens Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Siemens
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Siemens Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Siemens
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Siemens within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Siemens Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Siemens
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Siemens within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -93 58 £350 -17.64% 25
London -10 21 £250 -51.80% 4
City of London -4 11 £225 -63.63% 2
South West -15 10 £470 +150.66% 7
South East -16 7 £328 +14.91% 3
Wiltshire - 7 £470 - 1
Swindon - 7 £470 -
East Midlands -12 6 £555 - 2
Berkshire -7 4 £480 -
North West -25 4 £295 -32.57% 3
Scotland -7 3 - - 1
Cumbria -10 3 £465 +6.28%
West Midlands -14 3 - - 2
Leicester -15 3 - -
Leicestershire -19 3 - -
West Yorkshire -18 2 - - 2
Yorkshire -20 2 - - 2
Reading -5 1 £480 -
Surrey -14 1 £175 -38.59%
East of England -34 1 £350 +100.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Nottingham - - - -
Plymouth - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Bristol - - - - 6

Siemens
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Siemens 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 Siemens.

1 22 (20.56%) Windows
2 18 (16.82%) VoIP
2 18 (16.82%) Telecoms
3 17 (15.89%) TCP/IP
3 17 (15.89%) Cisco
4 16 (14.95%) Nokia
5 15 (14.02%) Degree
6 13 (12.15%) 3G
6 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
6 13 (12.15%) ATM
6 13 (12.15%) Oracle
6 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
6 13 (12.15%) IP Telephony
6 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
7 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared
7 12 (11.21%) LTE
7 12 (11.21%) Relational Database
7 12 (11.21%) SDH
7 12 (11.21%) DNS
7 12 (11.21%) Firewall
7 12 (11.21%) Finance
8 11 (10.28%) Ethernet
8 11 (10.28%) Windows 7
9 10 (9.35%) Banking
9 10 (9.35%) IVR
9 10 (9.35%) SCADA
9 10 (9.35%) German Language
9 10 (9.35%) CCNP
9 10 (9.35%) CCDP
9 10 (9.35%) HP

Siemens
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Siemens 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 Siemens. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.74%) WinCC
2 3 (2.80%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) ArchestrA
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (7.48%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.61%) AutoCAD
3 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.80%) MS Office
5 1 (0.93%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.82%) VoIP
2 17 (15.89%) TCP/IP
3 13 (12.15%) 3G
3 13 (12.15%) ATM
3 13 (12.15%) IP Telephony
4 12 (11.21%) LTE
4 12 (11.21%) SDH
4 12 (11.21%) DNS
4 12 (11.21%) Firewall
5 11 (10.28%) Ethernet
6 9 (8.41%) Wireless
6 9 (8.41%) MPLS
6 9 (8.41%) SS7
7 8 (7.48%) Network Security
8 7 (6.54%) WAN
9 6 (5.61%) Modbus
9 6 (5.61%) MGW
9 6 (5.61%) SIGTRAN
9 6 (5.61%) LAN
10 4 (3.74%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.61%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.87%) DB2
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.93%) Selenium
2 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (16.82%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.21%) Finance
3 10 (9.35%) Banking
3 10 (9.35%) German Language
4 9 (8.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.80%) Advertising
5 3 (2.80%) Billing
6 2 (1.87%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.87%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.87%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.87%) Electronics
6 2 (1.87%) Back Office
7 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (13.08%) Network Engineer
2 12 (11.21%) Voice Engineer
3 11 (10.28%) Consultant
4 10 (9.35%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Developer
5 9 (8.41%) Databuild Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Voice Network Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Data Network Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Test Manager
8 6 (5.61%) PLC Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.67%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Electrical Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Transmission Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Architect
11 3 (2.80%) Project Engineer
11 3 (2.80%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) .NET
2 5 (4.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.93%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) IVR
1 10 (9.35%) SCADA
2 3 (2.80%) Handset
3 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.93%) PMI
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.56%) Windows
2 11 (10.28%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.54%) UNIX
4 3 (2.80%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.87%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.87%) Linux
5 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (9.35%) ITIL
2 9 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (8.41%) CAD
3 8 (7.48%) Waterfall
3 8 (7.48%) WFM
3 8 (7.48%) Change Management
4 7 (6.54%) Incident Management
4 7 (6.54%) Matrix Management
4 7 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (6.54%) Performance Testing
4 7 (6.54%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (6.54%) System Testing
4 7 (6.54%) Test Automation
5 6 (5.61%) Logistics
5 6 (5.61%) Software Engineering
6 5 (4.67%) PLM
7 4 (3.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.74%) Network Management
8 3 (2.80%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.54%) SQL
2 6 (5.61%) C#
3 2 (1.87%) Embedded C++
3 2 (1.87%) C++
4 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.93%) C
4 1 (0.93%) Java
4 1 (0.93%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) Degree
2 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared
4 10 (9.35%) CCNP
4 10 (9.35%) CCDP
4 10 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (8.41%) CCNA
5 9 (8.41%) CCIE
6 8 (7.48%) HNC
7 2 (1.87%) HND
8 1 (0.93%) PMP
8 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) QA
2 5 (4.67%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.87%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) Cisco IPCC
2 7 (6.54%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (3.74%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.93%) Netcool
5 1 (0.93%) SCCM
5 1 (0.93%) SCOM
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) Cisco
2 16 (14.95%) Nokia
3 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.15%) Oracle
4 10 (9.35%) HP
5 9 (8.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 8 (7.48%) Verint
6 8 (7.48%) Huawei
6 8 (7.48%) Genesys
7 7 (6.54%) Remedy
7 7 (6.54%) Empirix
7 7 (6.54%) Allen-Bradley
8 5 (4.67%) Cramer
8 5 (4.67%) Ericsson
9 4 (3.74%) Mitel
9 4 (3.74%) Nortel
9 4 (3.74%) BT
10 3 (2.80%) Fujitsu Siemens
11 2 (1.87%) Wonderware
11 2 (1.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
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