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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ericsson
Rank 96 83 96
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 31 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 1.86% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 3.81% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 15
Median daily rate £280 £288 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.60% +40.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £179 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £299 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £285 £244
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
Ericsson
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
1313 1365 1332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.04% 48.75% 49.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 701 614
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 41 56
Median hourly rate £13.17 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.71% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.51 £16.50 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ericsson as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 24 £303 - 1
Slough +5 3 - -
Newbury -12 3 £260 -10.34%
Ericsson
South East

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 49 (90.74%) Telecoms
2 27 (50.00%) Huawei
3 23 (42.59%) Nokia
4 21 (38.89%) 3G
5 20 (37.04%) LTE
6 18 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
7 17 (31.48%) Management Information System
8 16 (29.63%) ITIL
8 16 (29.63%) Nokia Networks
8 16 (29.63%) Amdocs
9 15 (27.78%) Project Management
10 14 (25.93%) 2G
10 14 (25.93%) PRINCE2
11 13 (24.07%) MS Project
11 13 (24.07%) ITIL V3
12 12 (22.22%) VoLTE
12 12 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 11 (20.37%) BT
13 11 (20.37%) Radio Access Network
14 10 (18.52%) 4G
14 10 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (18.52%) Remedy
14 10 (18.52%) SLA
15 8 (14.81%) Siemens
16 7 (12.96%) Wireless
16 7 (12.96%) Virgin Media
16 7 (12.96%) Arqiva
17 6 (11.11%) Telindus
17 6 (11.11%) RNC

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (24.07%) MS Project
3 4 (7.41%) MS Office
3 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) 3G
2 20 (37.04%) LTE
3 14 (25.93%) 2G
4 12 (22.22%) VoLTE
5 11 (20.37%) Radio Access Network
6 10 (18.52%) 4G
6 10 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (12.96%) Wireless
8 6 (11.11%) RNC
9 3 (5.56%) Diameter Protocol
9 3 (5.56%) GGSN
9 3 (5.56%) H.323
9 3 (5.56%) MGCP
9 3 (5.56%) SGSN
9 3 (5.56%) SS7
10 2 (3.70%) Node B
10 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
10 2 (3.70%) VPN
11 1 (1.85%) Broadband
11 1 (1.85%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.85%) MS Access
General
1 49 (90.74%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Billing
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
4 3 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.81%) Voice Project Manager
3 7 (12.96%) 3G Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Optimisation Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (9.26%) LTE Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior 3G Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Telecoms Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) RAN Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Core Network Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) BSS Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) OSS Architect
8 2 (3.70%) OSS Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.70%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Solaris
1 3 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Project Management
3 14 (25.93%) PRINCE2
4 13 (24.07%) ITIL V3
5 5 (9.26%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.56%) Change Management
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Demand Management
7 3 (5.56%) Process Management
7 3 (5.56%) Quote-to-Cash
7 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.70%) Business Transformation
8 2 (3.70%) Dependency Management
8 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.70%) Fault Management
8 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) HNC
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (7.41%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (1.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Huawei
2 23 (42.59%) Nokia
3 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
4 16 (29.63%) Amdocs
4 16 (29.63%) Nokia Networks
5 12 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 11 (20.37%) BT
7 10 (18.52%) Remedy
8 8 (14.81%) Siemens
9 7 (12.96%) Arqiva
9 7 (12.96%) Virgin Media
10 6 (11.11%) NetCracker
10 6 (11.11%) Telindus
10 6 (11.11%) ZTE
11 5 (9.26%) Actix
11 5 (9.26%) Mapinfo
12 4 (7.41%) Citrix
12 4 (7.41%) Cramer
12 4 (7.41%) Nortel
13 3 (5.56%) SAP