The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cerner
England / London
Rank 400 409 393
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16  
Contract jobs citing Cerner 2 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.045% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Median daily rate £375 £343 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.32% +13.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £313 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £145 £275
% change year-on-year +113.79% -47.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.00

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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8127 9044 9343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.31% 41.12% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5443 6014 6025
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 132 200
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +12.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Cerner
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cerner in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cerner in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cerner in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cerner in London

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 London region with a requirement for Cerner.

1 4 (66.67%) NHS
2 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (50.00%) SMTP
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) HL7
2 3 (50.00%) McKesson
2 3 (50.00%) MEDITECH
2 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) Lorenzo

Cerner
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (16.67%) Lorenzo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Clinical Coder
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) e-Learning Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) NHS Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) McKesson
1 3 (50.00%) MEDITECH
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe