The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson 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 Ericsson over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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 Ericsson.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 89 111 72
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -39
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 23 15 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 0.61% 2.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 1.23% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
Average daily rate
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£225 £252 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.53% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £190 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £313 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Ericsson
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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
1271 1221 1172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.79% 50.04% 49.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 540 447
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £203 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 34 48
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £9.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ericsson
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ericsson across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Ericsson Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Ericsson
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson across the Berkshire region.

Ericsson Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ericsson
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 Ericsson within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Slough +14 12 £225 - 1
Reading +5 7 £318 -3.20% 1
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Ericsson
South East

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ericsson 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 Ericsson.

1 65 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 39 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
3 36 (34.62%) 3G
4 34 (32.69%) LTE
5 31 (29.81%) 2G
6 28 (26.92%) GSM
6 28 (26.92%) UMTS
7 27 (25.96%) 4G
8 25 (24.04%) Network Planning
9 23 (22.12%) Huawei
10 21 (20.19%) Nokia
11 20 (19.23%) C
11 20 (19.23%) Amdocs
11 20 (19.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 19 (18.27%) SDH
12 19 (18.27%) Wireless
13 18 (17.31%) GPRS
14 17 (16.35%) Service Delivery
14 17 (16.35%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (16.35%) WiMAX
15 16 (15.38%) RNC
15 16 (15.38%) GPON
15 16 (15.38%) HSPA
15 16 (15.38%) CDMA2000
15 16 (15.38%) MPLS
15 16 (15.38%) DSL
15 16 (15.38%) SLA
16 14 (13.46%) MS Office
16 14 (13.46%) VoLTE
17 13 (12.50%) Degree

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ericsson 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 Ericsson. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 14 (13.46%) MS Office
2 12 (11.54%) AutoCAD
3 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.88%) MS Project
5 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 39 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
2 36 (34.62%) 3G
3 34 (32.69%) LTE
4 31 (29.81%) 2G
5 28 (26.92%) GSM
5 28 (26.92%) UMTS
6 27 (25.96%) 4G
7 19 (18.27%) Wireless
7 19 (18.27%) SDH
8 18 (17.31%) GPRS
9 17 (16.35%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (16.35%) WiMAX
10 16 (15.38%) RNC
10 16 (15.38%) MPLS
10 16 (15.38%) DSL
10 16 (15.38%) HSPA
10 16 (15.38%) GPON
10 16 (15.38%) CDMA2000
11 14 (13.46%) VoLTE
12 6 (5.77%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) ProC
General
1 65 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.81%) Back Office
3 3 (2.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (6.73%) Delivery Manager
1 7 (6.73%) Transmission Engineer
2 6 (5.77%) Site Engineer
3 4 (3.85%) Transmission Planning Engineer
3 4 (3.85%) Network Engineer
4 3 (2.88%) Test Engineer
4 3 (2.88%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (2.88%) Network Planner
4 3 (2.88%) Radio Engineer
4 3 (2.88%) IP Engineer
4 3 (2.88%) Transmission Planner
4 3 (2.88%) Ericsson Engineer
4 3 (2.88%) RAN Engineer
5 2 (1.92%) RF Optimisation Engineer
5 2 (1.92%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (1.92%) Databuild Engineer
5 2 (1.92%) RF Engineer
5 2 (1.92%) Project Manager
5 2 (1.92%) Analyst
6 1 (0.96%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.62%) Statistics
3 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.92%) Handset
5 1 (0.96%) PMI
5 1 (0.96%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.96%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.04%) Network Planning
2 17 (16.35%) Service Delivery
3 8 (7.69%) Project Management
4 4 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 4 (3.85%) Logistics
5 3 (2.88%) ITIL
5 3 (2.88%) Performance Management
5 3 (2.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (1.92%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (1.92%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (1.92%) Test Automation
6 2 (1.92%) Network Architecture
6 2 (1.92%) Migration
6 2 (1.92%) Network Design
6 2 (1.92%) Software Testing
6 2 (1.92%) System Testing
7 1 (0.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (0.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (0.96%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.23%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) HND
3 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.92%) ISEB
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.96%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.96%) JNCIS
4 1 (0.96%) HNC
4 1 (0.96%) CCNP
4 1 (0.96%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.38%) SLA
2 6 (5.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (2.88%) Netcool
3 2 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.96%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.96%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (22.12%) Huawei
2 21 (20.19%) Nokia
3 20 (19.23%) Amdocs
3 20 (19.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 13 (12.50%) Cramer
5 5 (4.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (3.85%) BT
7 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.92%) HP
8 2 (1.92%) Cisco
8 2 (1.92%) Siemens
8 2 (1.92%) Actix
9 1 (0.96%) SevOne
9 1 (0.96%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.96%) SGI
9 1 (0.96%) NEC
9 1 (0.96%) NetCracker
9 1 (0.96%) ComArch
9 1 (0.96%) IBM
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle
Slough
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago