Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 22 November 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
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 866 877 849
Rank change year-on-year +11 -28 -61
Contract jobs citing Cerner 18 22 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.021% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% 0.046% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 33
UK median daily rate £305 £245 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.49% -15.52% -17.14%
10th Percentile £272 £160 £214
90th Percentile £431 £450 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £225 £275
% change year-on-year +33.33% -18.18% +13.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £12.15 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +126.34% - -
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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43983 47802 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.63% 45.34% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 27338 29209 28805
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £235 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1473 1700 2082
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.23 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.20 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

Cerner
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cerner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cerner in the UK

Cerner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cerner in the UK

Cerner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cerner over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cerner in the UK

Cerner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cerner in the UK

Cerner
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cerner within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 18 £305 +24.49% 3
London -34 13 £343 +39.80% 2
UK excluding London +32 5 £300 +33.33% 1
South East +11 5 £300 +53.85% 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 with a requirement for Cerner.

1 12 (66.67%) NHS
2 8 (44.44%) Electronic Patient Records
3 6 (33.33%) Cerner Millennium
4 4 (22.22%) HL7
5 3 (16.67%) Informatics
5 3 (16.67%) Workflow
5 3 (16.67%) Health Informatics
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) SOAP
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (11.11%) LIMS
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.11%) SMTP
6 2 (11.11%) HTTP
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (11.11%) McKesson
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) SEO
6 2 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.11%) MEDITECH

Cerner
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) NHS Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Workstream Lead
5 1 (5.56%) Workstream Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (11.11%) e-Health
2 2 (11.11%) LIMS
2 2 (11.11%) PACS
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Health Informatics
1 3 (16.67%) Informatics
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
1 3 (16.67%) Workflow
2 2 (11.11%) Analytics
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 2 (11.11%) SEO
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
3 1 (5.56%) Product Management
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) McKesson
1 2 (11.11%) MEDITECH