The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 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
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 267 250
Rank change year-on-year +26 -17  
Contract jobs citing Cerner 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.026% 0.022% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.052% 0.046% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £140 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -60.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £140 £305
% change year-on-year +132.14% -54.09%  
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 the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3826 4349 4418
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.51% 48.45% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2128 2539 2414
Median daily rate £415 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 219 228
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.61 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.40% +0.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.81 £10.24 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

Cerner
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Cerner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cerner in the South East

Cerner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cerner in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Cerner.

1 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (25.00%) Lorenzo
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PACS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) HL7

Cerner
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (50.00%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (25.00%) Lorenzo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Information Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Information Systems Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) NHS Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7