The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cramer products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cramer 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 Cramer Systems.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cramer
Berkshire / Slough
Rank - 25 26
Contract jobs citing Cramer 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 0.89% 2.40%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.64% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £185
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £354 £250
% change year-on-year -29.32% +41.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cramer 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 Slough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 87 122 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 62.14% 54.46% 52.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 72 83
Median daily rate £425 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.43% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £520 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £14.20 £18.00 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.11% +29.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Cramer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Cramer in Slough

Cramer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cramer in Slough

Cramer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cramer 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 Slough region with a requirement for Cramer.

1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Tellabs
1 2 (100.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) WFM
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) 3G

Cramer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 4G Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) RAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Tellabs
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy