Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cramer products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cramer over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 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 Cramer Systems.

Cramer
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 851 804 881
Rank change year-on-year -47 +77 -76
Contract jobs citing Cramer 18 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.028% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.043% 0.061% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 5
UK median daily rate £353 £260 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.58% +8.33% -5.88%
10th Percentile £178 £204 £228
90th Percentile £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £305 £240
% change year-on-year +15.57% +27.08% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cramer 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 42,115 42,585 46,197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.81% 45.06% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,552 26,157 27,431
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £238 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,414 1,603 1,849
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.38 £10.25
90th Percentile £46.62 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.97% -5.71% +6.06%

Cramer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cramer in the UK

Cramer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cramer in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cramer over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cramer 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 Cramer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cramer in the UK

Cramer
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 Cramer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
UK excluding London 0 18 £353 +15.57%
England -19 18 £353 +35.58%
South East -12 17 £353 +15.57%
North of England +38 1 - -
North West +14 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cramer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Cramer.

1 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Amdocs OSS
3 7 (38.89%) Amdocs
4 6 (33.33%) J2EE
4 6 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) Cognos
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) Netcool
5 5 (27.78%) Maximo
6 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Huawei
7 2 (11.11%) 4G
7 2 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
8 1 (5.56%) Big Data
8 1 (5.56%) Big Data Analytics
8 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
8 1 (5.56%) Analytics
8 1 (5.56%) OpenFlow
8 1 (5.56%) VoLTE
8 1 (5.56%) Presales
8 1 (5.56%) Statistics
8 1 (5.56%) eTOM
8 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) LTE
8 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.56%) Order to Cash
8 1 (5.56%) Innovative Thinking
8 1 (5.56%) Traceability Matrix

Cramer
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 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) 4G
1 2 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.56%) 2G
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) LTE
2 1 (5.56%) OpenFlow
2 1 (5.56%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Maximo Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) OSS Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Amdocs Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Amdocs Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Databuild Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Architect
5 2 (11.11%) OSS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Amdocs Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) OSS Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) J2EE
2 5 (27.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (5.56%) Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
1 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
1 1 (5.56%) eTOM
1 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (5.56%) Innovative Thinking
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL
1 1 (5.56%) Network Design
1 1 (5.56%) Network Planning
1 1 (5.56%) Order to Cash
1 1 (5.56%) Presales
1 1 (5.56%) Service Management
1 1 (5.56%) Statistics
1 1 (5.56%) Traceability Matrix
1 1 (5.56%) Workflow
1 1 (5.56%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Amdocs OSS
2 5 (27.78%) Netcool
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Amdocs
2 5 (27.78%) Cognos
3 2 (11.11%) Huawei
4 1 (5.56%) BMC
4 1 (5.56%) Ericsson
4 1 (5.56%) Nokia
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle