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

Amdocs
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 637 614
Rank change year-on-year +33 -23  
Contract jobs citing Amdocs 6 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.031% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.070% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 15
Median daily rate £425 £250 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -3.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £250 £260
% change year-on-year +70.00% -3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £117.50

Amdocs 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20658 24248 24553
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 44.91% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12524 14933 14366
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 832 1088
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.45 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +7.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amdocs in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Amdocs in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Amdocs in the UK

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Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amdocs within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +11 6 £425 +70.00%
Berkshire +19 3 £425 +70.00%
South East +9 3 £425 +70.00%
London +2 3 £363 -
Bracknell - 2 £425 -
Reading +13 1 £425 +70.00%
Chiswick - 1 £300 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Amdocs also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Amdocs.

1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Billing
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) Amdocs OSS
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 2 (16.67%) Virgin Media
4 2 (16.67%) IFRS
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) BT
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
5 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (8.33%) Netcool
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) Telnet
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL

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Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) Node B
1 1 (8.33%) OSPF
1 1 (8.33%) PBX
1 1 (8.33%) SNMP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Telnet
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Billing
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Finance Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Amdocs Developer
3 1 (8.33%) BSS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) BSS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) BSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) OSS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Transmission Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) JMS
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ERP
1 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) eTOM
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) IFRS
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) BT
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) Virgin Media
3 1 (8.33%) Cramer
3 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM