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 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 Amdocs Limited.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amdocs
UK
Rank 593 604 564
Rank change year-on-year +11 -40  
Contract jobs citing Amdocs 6 24 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.045% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.030% 0.10% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 24
Median daily rate £375 £270 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.88% -15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £226 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £270 £198
% change year-on-year +38.88% +36.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 19754 23040 23661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.17% 43.62% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12176 13939 13362
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 713 798 980
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.99 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

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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 Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amdocs in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Amdocs in the UK

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Top 9 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 23 March 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 +17 5 £375 +38.88% 1
South West - 3 £406 - 1
Bristol - 3 £406 -
Berkshire +13 1 - -
South East +6 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £145 -
North East - 1 £145 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £145 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Billing
3 6 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) Huawei
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) ERP
5 3 (25.00%) Virgin Media
5 3 (25.00%) Amdocs OSS
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
6 2 (16.67%) IFRS
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Remedy
6 2 (16.67%) BT
6 2 (16.67%) eTOM
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (8.33%) Revenue Management
7 1 (8.33%) Product Management
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (8.33%) REST
7 1 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) MVNO
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

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Top Related 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%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) MVNO
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
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Billing
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) BSS Architect
2 2 (16.67%) BSS Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Finance Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Amdocs Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Billing Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Billing Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) OSS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Billing Analyst
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%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) eTOM
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Fault Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
4 1 (8.33%) Revenue Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) IFRS
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Huawei
2 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Virgin Media
3 2 (16.67%) BT
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) Cramer
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Siebel