Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Acme Packet products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Acme Packet over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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 Acme Packet.

Acme Packet
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 865 852
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 -10
Contract jobs citing Acme Packet 4 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.011% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.025% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
England median daily rate £356 £373 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.36% -10.24% -12.63%
10th Percentile £306 £349 £408
90th Percentile £449 £460 £435
UK median daily rate £356 £373 £415
% change year-on-year -4.36% -10.24% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Acme Packet 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40256 43645 45307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.80% 45.17% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25236 26986 27222
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1350 1538 1950
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.73% -4.29% +6.06%

Acme Packet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Acme Packet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Acme Packet in England

Acme Packet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Acme Packet in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Acme Packet in England

Acme Packet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Acme Packet in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Acme Packet in England

Acme Packet
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acme Packet within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
South East - 2 £394 -
London -17 1 £300 -27.05%
East of England - 1 £375 -
Acme Packet
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Acme Packet 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 England region with a requirement for Acme Packet.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Huawei
2 2 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (50.00%) GGSN
2 2 (50.00%) SGSN
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) 4G
2 2 (50.00%) Tekelec
2 2 (50.00%) Sonus
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability

Acme Packet
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) 4G
2 2 (50.00%) GGSN
2 2 (50.00%) SGSN
2 2 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (25.00%) CTI
3 1 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (25.00%) GSM
3 1 (25.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) PSTN
3 1 (25.00%) QSIG
3 1 (25.00%) SCCP
3 1 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lync Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) IVR
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (50.00%) Huawei
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) Sonus
2 2 (50.00%) Tekelec
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) NetScout
3 1 (25.00%) Redknee