Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ComArch products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ComArch over the 6 months to 22 July 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 ComArch.

ComArch
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 - 882
Rank change year-on-year - +882 -34
Contract jobs citing ComArch 17 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% - 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% - 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
UK median daily rate £400 - £358
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £358
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ComArch 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 41961 49035 50445
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.76% 44.56% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25638 30057 29072
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £245 £219
90th Percentile £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1433 1621 2182
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.29
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £44.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £17.45 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.70% +2.65% +3.03%

ComArch
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ComArch in the UK

ComArch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ComArch in the UK

ComArch
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ComArch within the UK over the 6 months to 22 July 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 - 17 £400 -
UK excluding London - 15 - -
South East - 8 - -
East Midlands - 7 - -
Midlands - 7 - -

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ComArch 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 ComArch.

1 15 (88.24%) Telecoms
1 15 (88.24%) Telematics
1 15 (88.24%) Gemalto
1 15 (88.24%) MVNO
2 10 (58.82%) IT Strategy
2 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
3 7 (41.18%) Billing
4 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
4 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team Management
4 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team
5 2 (11.76%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (11.76%) F5
5 2 (11.76%) Smart Meter
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management

ComArch
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 15 (88.24%) MVNO
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
General
1 15 (88.24%) Telecoms
2 7 (41.18%) Billing
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
2 8 (47.06%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (29.41%) BSS Architect
3 5 (29.41%) OSS Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Programme Manager
4 3 (17.65%) BSS Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) OSS Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) OSS Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Smart Metering Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Telematics
2 10 (58.82%) IT Strategy
2 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
3 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
3 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Work Breakdown Structure
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Gemalto
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) F5