The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alcatel-Lucent products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alcatel-Lucent over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Alcatel-Lucent.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Alcatel-Lucent
Rank 116 116 127
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent 4 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.51% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 1.08% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate
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£338 £400 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -17.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £305 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.40% -23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Alcatel-Lucent
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1125 1205 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.69% 47.53% 51.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 451 533
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 56 48
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Alcatel-Lucent
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Alcatel-Lucent Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Alcatel-Lucent
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent across the Berkshire region.

Alcatel-Lucent Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Alcatel-Lucent
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 1 - -
Alcatel-Lucent
South East

Alcatel-Lucent
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Alcatel-Lucent also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Alcatel-Lucent.

1 7 (63.64%) Ericsson
1 7 (63.64%) Huawei
1 7 (63.64%) LTE
2 6 (54.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 6 (54.55%) IPsec
2 6 (54.55%) MPLS
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) UMTS
3 5 (45.45%) GSM
4 4 (36.36%) SDH
4 4 (36.36%) ADSL
4 4 (36.36%) ATM
4 4 (36.36%) Broadband
4 4 (36.36%) GPRS
4 4 (36.36%) VoIP
4 4 (36.36%) IPv6
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 4 (36.36%) VRRP
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) VLAN
4 4 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 4 (36.36%) HSPA

Alcatel-Lucent
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Alcatel-Lucent also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Alcatel-Lucent. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LTE
2 6 (54.55%) IPsec
2 6 (54.55%) MPLS
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) UMTS
3 5 (45.45%) GSM
4 4 (36.36%) SDH
4 4 (36.36%) ADSL
4 4 (36.36%) ATM
4 4 (36.36%) Broadband
4 4 (36.36%) GPRS
4 4 (36.36%) VoIP
4 4 (36.36%) IPv6
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 4 (36.36%) VRRP
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) VMS
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Ericsson
1 7 (63.64%) Huawei
2 6 (54.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
4 2 (18.18%) ZTE
5 1 (9.09%) Nokia
5 1 (9.09%) Siemens