Period
to 14 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Rockwell products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rockwell over the 6 months to 14 December 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 Rockwell.

Rockwell
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 871 911
Rank change year-on-year +4 +40 -26
Contract jobs citing Rockwell 10 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% 0.015% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 0
UK median daily rate £335 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 -
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +19.44% +15.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% +19.44% +15.20%

Rockwell 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 43650 46592 48901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.28% 45.21% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27375 28484 28818
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
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% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1403 1697 2064
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +6.03%
10th Percentile £10.67 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.39 £45.85 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +1.52% -2.94% +3.03%

Rockwell
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Rockwell in the UK

Rockwell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rockwell in the UK

Rockwell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rockwell over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rockwell in the UK

Rockwell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rockwell in the UK

Rockwell
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 Rockwell within the UK over the 6 months to 14 December 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 -12 10 £335 +4.69% 3
UK excluding London +31 8 £300 -6.25% 3
North of England +47 7 £300 -4.76% 3
North West +9 7 £300 -4.76% 3
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rockwell 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 Rockwell.

1 9 (90.00%) Siemens
2 7 (70.00%) Wonderware
3 5 (50.00%) SCADA
4 4 (40.00%) WinCC
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) V-Model
5 2 (20.00%) SAP MII
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) ArchestrA
5 2 (20.00%) Allen-Bradley
5 2 (20.00%) MOM
5 2 (20.00%) GAMP
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) HND
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) SysML
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (10.00%) Wonderware InTouch
6 1 (10.00%) Semantic Layer

Rockwell
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 4 (40.00%) WinCC
2 2 (20.00%) ArchestrA
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Semantic Layer
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Control Systems Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) SCADA Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) SysML Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) SCADA
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) SDLC
1 2 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Information Management
2 1 (10.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) MOM
2 1 (10.00%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Siemens
2 7 (70.00%) Wonderware
3 2 (20.00%) Allen-Bradley
3 2 (20.00%) SAP