Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Computacenter
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 864 885 894
Rank change year-on-year +21 +9 -81
Contract jobs citing Computacenter 20 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.013% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.029% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 9
UK median daily rate £390 £475 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.89% +30.14% +12.31%
10th Percentile £250 £326 £217
90th Percentile £500 £488 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £333 £365
% change year-on-year +9.77% -8.90% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
UK median hourly rate £38.75 £9.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +303.23% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £9.61 -
% change year-on-year +303.23% - -

Computacenter 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%

Computacenter
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Computacenter in the UK

Computacenter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Computacenter in the UK

Computacenter
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Computacenter in the UK

Computacenter
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Computacenter in the UK

Computacenter
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Computacenter in the UK

Computacenter
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 Computacenter 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 +21 20 £390 -17.89% 25
UK excluding London +42 18 £365 +9.77% 18
South East +14 9 £450 +109.30% 1
East of England -5 8 £350 -22.22% 11
London -31 2 £555 +37.46% 7
Midlands +24 1 £400 - 6
East Midlands - 1 £400 - 4

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Computacenter 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 Computacenter.

1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
3 8 (40.00%) SLA
4 7 (35.00%) Skype for Business
4 7 (35.00%) Office 365
4 7 (35.00%) Skype
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (25.00%) SCCM
6 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (25.00%) Symantec
6 5 (25.00%) VBScript
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) LAN
6 5 (25.00%) WAN
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
6 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (20.00%) CCSE
7 4 (20.00%) CCSA

Computacenter
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 7 (35.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Skype
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) TACACS
4 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.00%) LDAP
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Business Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Lync Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Major Incident Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) CESG
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
3 4 (20.00%) Fault Management
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Service Design
4 3 (15.00%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) VBScript
3 2 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Go
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (20.00%) CCIE
3 4 (20.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCSA
3 4 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) BitLocker
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
2 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Docker
4 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
1 5 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Symantec
4 4 (20.00%) AppSense
4 4 (20.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper
4 4 (20.00%) Nokia
5 2 (10.00%) Altiris
5 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
5 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (10.00%) VMware