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 Cerner products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cerner 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 the Cerner Corporation.

Cerner
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 854 813
Rank change year-on-year +23 -41 -45
Contract jobs citing Cerner 18 22 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.023% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.050% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 34
England median daily rate £305 £245 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.49% -16.95% -15.71%
10th Percentile £272 £160 £214
90th Percentile £431 £450 £404
UK median daily rate £305 £245 £295
% change year-on-year +24.49% -16.95% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
England median hourly rate £27.50 £12.15 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +126.34% - -
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £12.15 -
% change year-on-year +126.34% - -

Cerner 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%

Cerner
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cerner in England

Cerner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cerner in England

Cerner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cerner in England

Cerner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cerner in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cerner in England

Cerner
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 Cerner 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
London -19 13 £343 +39.80% 2
South East +8 5 £300 +53.85% 1
Cerner
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cerner 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 Cerner.

1 12 (66.67%) NHS
2 8 (44.44%) Electronic Patient Records
3 6 (33.33%) Cerner Millennium
4 4 (22.22%) HL7
5 3 (16.67%) Informatics
5 3 (16.67%) Workflow
5 3 (16.67%) Health Informatics
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) SOAP
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (11.11%) LIMS
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.11%) SMTP
6 2 (11.11%) HTTP
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (11.11%) McKesson
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) SEO
6 2 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.11%) MEDITECH

Cerner
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 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) NHS Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Workstream Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (11.11%) e-Health
2 2 (11.11%) LIMS
2 2 (11.11%) PACS
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Health Informatics
1 3 (16.67%) Informatics
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
1 3 (16.67%) Workflow
2 2 (11.11%) Analytics
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 2 (11.11%) SEO
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
3 1 (5.56%) Product Management
3 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) McKesson
1 2 (11.11%) MEDITECH