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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cramer
Rank 135 114 120
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing Cramer 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.036% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.081% 0.43% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £260 £240 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +50.00%
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 - - -
Cramer
England

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
1241 1159 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.29% 45.29% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 568 578
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 57 107
Median hourly rate £15.21 £15.85 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.36 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.44 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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

Cramer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cramer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 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
Coventry -14 1 £260 +8.33%
Cramer
England

Cramer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cramer.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Tellabs
2 1 (50.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Networks

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 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (50.00%) Nortel
1 1 (50.00%) Tellabs