The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cramer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cramer over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cramer
Rank - 123 118
Contract jobs citing Cramer 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.26% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £240 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1467 1134 1272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.05% 44.40% 49.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 790 546 605
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £588 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 78 98
Median hourly rate £17.12 £15.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.13% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.65 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Cramer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cramer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cramer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cramer across the West Midlands region.

Cramer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cramer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cramer across the West Midlands region.

Cramer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cramer.

1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Tellabs
1 1 (100.00%) Amdocs OSS

Cramer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Tellabs