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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 47 115 19
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -96
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 98 18 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.41% 0.65% 6.72%
As % of the Vendors category 6.97% 1.30% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 16
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£290 £221 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.07% -18.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £250 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £310 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.87% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
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
1406 1383 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.90% 49.73% 47.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 650 372
Average daily rate £400 £380 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% +13.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £205 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 77 78
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £29.15 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Newbury - 46 £290 - 3
Slough +7 25 £208 -6.21% 1
Reading +20 22 £320 - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Ericsson
South East

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 74 (60.66%) Telecoms
2 57 (46.72%) Radio Access Network
3 52 (42.62%) LTE
4 47 (38.52%) 3G
5 41 (33.61%) 4G
6 40 (32.79%) 2G
7 39 (31.97%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 37 (30.33%) Huawei
9 31 (25.41%) Network Planning
10 26 (21.31%) RNC
11 24 (19.67%) Nokia
11 24 (19.67%) SLA
12 22 (18.03%) GSM
13 21 (17.21%) Wireless
14 20 (16.39%) Service Delivery
14 20 (16.39%) UMTS
15 19 (15.57%) C
15 19 (15.57%) Degree
16 16 (13.11%) WiMAX
16 16 (13.11%) MPLS
17 15 (12.30%) GPRS
17 15 (12.30%) SDH
17 15 (12.30%) Cramer
17 15 (12.30%) VoLTE
17 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (11.48%) GPON
18 14 (11.48%) HSPA
18 14 (11.48%) Amdocs
18 14 (11.48%) DSL
18 14 (11.48%) Wi-Fi

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (11.48%) MS Office
2 13 (10.66%) AutoCAD
3 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.82%) MS Project
5 1 (0.82%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 57 (46.72%) Radio Access Network
2 52 (42.62%) LTE
3 47 (38.52%) 3G
4 41 (33.61%) 4G
5 40 (32.79%) 2G
6 26 (21.31%) RNC
7 22 (18.03%) GSM
8 21 (17.21%) Wireless
9 20 (16.39%) UMTS
10 16 (13.11%) MPLS
10 16 (13.11%) WiMAX
11 15 (12.30%) VoLTE
11 15 (12.30%) SDH
11 15 (12.30%) GPRS
12 14 (11.48%) DSL
12 14 (11.48%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (11.48%) CDMA2000
12 14 (11.48%) HSPA
12 14 (11.48%) GPON
13 7 (5.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
General
1 74 (60.66%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.92%) Back Office
3 5 (4.10%) Finance
4 4 (3.28%) Legal
5 3 (2.46%) Billing
6 2 (1.64%) Front Office
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (7.38%) Network Planner
1 9 (7.38%) RAN Engineer
2 7 (5.74%) Site Engineer
3 6 (4.92%) Transmission Engineer
3 6 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (4.10%) Architect
4 5 (4.10%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 5 (4.10%) Databuild Engineer
5 3 (2.46%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (2.46%) OSS Architect
5 3 (2.46%) Transmission Planner
5 3 (2.46%) Design Engineer
6 2 (1.64%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (1.64%) Analyst
6 2 (1.64%) IP Engineer
6 2 (1.64%) Provisioning Engineer
6 2 (1.64%) OSS Engineer
6 2 (1.64%) Ericsson Engineer
7 1 (0.82%) Coordinator
7 1 (0.82%) 3G Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.38%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.56%) Statistics
4 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.82%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.82%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (0.82%) Handset
4 1 (0.82%) Economics
4 1 (0.82%) PMI
4 1 (0.82%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.82%) UNIX
1 1 (0.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.41%) Network Planning
2 20 (16.39%) Service Delivery
3 9 (7.38%) Project Management
4 6 (4.92%) ITIL
5 4 (3.28%) Logistics
5 4 (3.28%) eTOM
5 4 (3.28%) Validation
5 4 (3.28%) Migration
5 4 (3.28%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.46%) Configuration Management
6 3 (2.46%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (2.46%) Capacity Management
6 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.46%) Change Management
7 2 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.64%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (1.64%) Coaching
7 2 (1.64%) Software Licensing
7 2 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.64%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.57%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (15.57%) Degree
2 8 (6.56%) HND
3 3 (2.46%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.46%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.46%) VCP4
4 2 (1.64%) PMP
5 1 (0.82%) HNC
5 1 (0.82%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.82%) JNCIS
5 1 (0.82%) CCNP
5 1 (0.82%) CCNA
5 1 (0.82%) ISEB
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.67%) SLA
2 9 (7.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (2.46%) OpenView
2 3 (2.46%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.46%) Netcool
Vendors
1 39 (31.97%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 37 (30.33%) Huawei
3 24 (19.67%) Nokia
4 15 (12.30%) Cramer
5 14 (11.48%) Amdocs
6 6 (4.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 6 (4.92%) Cisco
7 5 (4.10%) Nortel
7 5 (4.10%) BT
8 3 (2.46%) Citrix
8 3 (2.46%) IBM
8 3 (2.46%) HP
8 3 (2.46%) BMC
8 3 (2.46%) Remedy
8 3 (2.46%) Actix
9 2 (1.64%) Oracle
9 2 (1.64%) Siemens
10 1 (0.82%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.82%) SGI
10 1 (0.82%) Juniper
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Rate: £290 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
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Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
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