The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Alcatel-Lucent
Rank 116 117 128
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent 13 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.34% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate £195 £350 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% +26.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £334 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £530 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £200 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -36.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £175.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-91.71% +821.05%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1442 1183 1629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.53% 48.13% 52.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 448 570
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 73 58
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +69.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £13.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.88 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Alcatel-Lucent
South East

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 18 April 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
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IT Job Ads
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Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
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Alcatel-Lucent
South East

Alcatel-Lucent
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (85.71%) Cisco
1 12 (85.71%) MPLS
2 10 (71.43%) Ethernet
2 10 (71.43%) SDH
3 9 (64.29%) BGP
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) ATM
4 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
5 7 (50.00%) VPN
5 7 (50.00%) ADSL
5 7 (50.00%) Internet
5 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (42.86%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) IPsec
7 5 (35.71%) Huawei
8 4 (28.57%) VLAN
8 4 (28.57%) Firewall
8 4 (28.57%) Network Security
8 4 (28.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 4 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (28.57%) HSPA
8 4 (28.57%) LTE
8 4 (28.57%) UMTS
8 4 (28.57%) VoIP
8 4 (28.57%) Broadband
8 4 (28.57%) GPRS
8 4 (28.57%) GSM
8 4 (28.57%) DNS
8 4 (28.57%) IPv6

Alcatel-Lucent
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (85.71%) MPLS
2 10 (71.43%) Ethernet
2 10 (71.43%) SDH
3 9 (64.29%) BGP
4 8 (57.14%) ATM
4 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
5 7 (50.00%) VPN
5 7 (50.00%) ADSL
5 7 (50.00%) Internet
6 6 (42.86%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) IPsec
8 4 (28.57%) VLAN
8 4 (28.57%) Firewall
8 4 (28.57%) Network Security
8 4 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (28.57%) HSPA
8 4 (28.57%) LTE
8 4 (28.57%) UMTS
8 4 (28.57%) VoIP
8 4 (28.57%) Broadband
General
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Transmission Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Fault Management
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Logistics
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) CCIP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) BC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) CCNP
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Huawei
3 4 (28.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 2 (14.29%) Cramer