Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cramer products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cramer over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Cramer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 172 157
Rank change year-on-year +14 -15 +21
Contract jobs citing Cramer 14 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.34% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.30% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £300 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +34.83% -
10th Percentile £425 £167 £221
90th Percentile £475 £351 £225
South East median daily rate £450 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +27.66% +0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Cramer is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,979 2,005 1,965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.83% 49.32% 49.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 1,039 1,021
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £218 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 71 118
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +19.23% -27.78%
10th Percentile £10.79 £12.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.50 £39.75 £49.13
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year -5.71% +13.43% -20.86%

Cramer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Cramer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cramer in Berkshire

Cramer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cramer in Berkshire

Cramer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cramer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 9 £450 +150.00%
Newbury +1 1 - -
Cramer
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cramer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cramer.

1 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) Amdocs OSS
2 8 (57.14%) Amdocs
3 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) OO
4 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) Nokia
7 1 (7.14%) 3G
7 1 (7.14%) JMS
7 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
7 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
7 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) 2G
7 1 (7.14%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) 4G
7 1 (7.14%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (7.14%) Presales
7 1 (7.14%) NetCracker
7 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements

Cramer
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) 2G
1 1 (7.14%) 3G
1 1 (7.14%) 4G
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Amdocs Developer
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Transmission Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) JMS
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) OO
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (7.14%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.14%) Presales
2 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Amdocs
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (7.14%) NetCracker