The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NetCracker products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetCracker over the 3 months to 27 April 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 NetCracker Technology Corporation.

NetCracker
England / South East
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 272 -
Contract jobs citing NetCracker 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.051% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NetCracker 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 3997 4801 4625
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.03% 49.24% 46.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2178 2899 2453
Median daily rate £418 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 209 262
Median hourly rate £15.25 £20.10 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.13% +8.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

NetCracker
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for NetCracker in the South East

NetCracker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetCracker in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetCracker 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 NetCracker.

1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Maximo
1 4 (100.00%) Billing
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Comptel
1 4 (100.00%) SoftLayer
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli

NetCracker
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (100.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 4 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Billing Support
1 4 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Comptel
1 4 (100.00%) IBM