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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 612 589
Rank change year-on-year +33 -23  
Contract jobs citing Cerner 9 8 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.016% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.048% 0.036% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 22
Median daily rate £325 £438 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +45.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £226 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £468 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £140 £310
% change year-on-year +132.14% -54.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cerner is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18890 22000 22906
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.94% 44.52% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11569 13814 13687
Median daily rate £428 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 630 730 1047
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Cerner
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Cerner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
London +6 6 £311 -30.83% 5
South East +8 2 - -
East of England -6 1 £325 -
Cerner
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 13 (81.25%) NHS
2 7 (43.75%) Electronic Patient Records
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
3 3 (18.75%) Cerner Millennium
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) HL7
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Lorenzo
5 1 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) ETL Development
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Product Management
5 1 (6.25%) MEDITECH
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) MDX
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis

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 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Cerner Millennium
2 2 (12.50%) Lorenzo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Electronic Patient Records
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) NHS Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Information Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Communications Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) e-Learning Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Systems Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) MDX
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.25%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) ETL Development
3 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
3 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Product Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 2 (12.50%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe
1 1 (6.25%) McKesson
1 1 (6.25%) MEDITECH
London
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago