Period
to 15 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NICE Systems products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NICE Systems over the 6 months to 15 July 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 NICE Systems.

NICE Systems
UK
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 880 831 869
Rank change year-on-year -49 +38 +4
Contract jobs citing NICE Systems 5 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.032% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.012% 0.074% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 11
UK median daily rate £438 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +23.19%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £313
90th Percentile £448 £513 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £320 -
% change year-on-year +36.93% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NICE Systems 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 43,422 41,932 49,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.85% 43.83% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,936 25,570 30,018
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,577 1,460 1,627
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.13 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.19% -2.14% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.49 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.42 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.47 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.21% -5.91% +2.94%

NICE Systems
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NICE Systems in the UK

NICE Systems
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NICE Systems in the UK

NICE Systems
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NICE Systems over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NICE Systems in the UK

NICE Systems
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NICE Systems in the UK

NICE Systems
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 NICE Systems within the UK over the 6 months to 15 July 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
England -20 5 £438 -2.78% 1
London -55 3 £325 -27.78% 1
North of England -13 2 £438 +95.75%
Yorkshire -16 2 £438 +95.75%
UK excluding London -32 2 £438 +36.93%

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NICE Systems 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 NICE Systems.

1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Handset
3 2 (40.00%) Siemens
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (40.00%) Red Box
3 2 (40.00%) ShoreTel
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) Lotus
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business

NICE Systems
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 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Telephony Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Red Box
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) ShoreTel
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft