The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Redknee products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Redknee over the 3 months to 22 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 Redknee, Inc.

Redknee
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 636 620
Rank change year-on-year +49 -16  
Contract jobs citing Redknee 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.016% 0.005% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Redknee 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 18909 22038 22917
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.93% 44.49% 44.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11574 13847 13713
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 637 729 1036
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 £11.00 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Redknee
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Redknee in England

Redknee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Redknee in England

Redknee
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 Redknee within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
South West - 2 £374 -
East of England - 1 £380 -
Redknee
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Redknee 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 Redknee.

1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) GGSN
1 3 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) VoWiFi
2 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (33.33%) NetScout
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (33.33%) Acme Packet
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Tekelec
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) SGSN

Redknee
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GGSN
1 3 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (66.67%) VoWiFi
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) SGSN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Support
2 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Acme Packet
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) NetScout
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Tekelec