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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 77 94 46
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -48
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 53 32 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.90% 1.19% 3.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 2.37% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 10
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£288 £205 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.24% -25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £175 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £250 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £244 £280
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1375 1349 1246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.25% 50.09% 49.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 628 479
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £182 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 71
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.88 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -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 4 May 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 4 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +13 25 £290 +65.71%
Slough -5 10 £208 +1.21% 2
Reading +6 8 - -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Ericsson
South East

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 72 (56.69%) Telecoms
2 56 (44.09%) Radio Access Network
3 47 (37.01%) LTE
4 46 (36.22%) 3G
5 42 (33.07%) 2G
6 36 (28.35%) 4G
7 33 (25.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 31 (24.41%) Network Planning
9 28 (22.05%) Huawei
10 27 (21.26%) Nokia
10 27 (21.26%) GSM
11 26 (20.47%) UMTS
12 24 (18.90%) RNC
13 23 (18.11%) C
14 22 (17.32%) Wireless
15 21 (16.54%) Amdocs
16 19 (14.96%) SLA
17 18 (14.17%) SDH
17 18 (14.17%) Service Delivery
18 17 (13.39%) WiMAX
18 17 (13.39%) GPRS
19 16 (12.60%) CDMA2000
19 16 (12.60%) MPLS
19 16 (12.60%) DSL
19 16 (12.60%) MS Office
19 16 (12.60%) Cramer
19 16 (12.60%) Wi-Fi
19 16 (12.60%) HSPA
19 16 (12.60%) GPON
19 16 (12.60%) VoLTE

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (12.60%) MS Office
2 15 (11.81%) AutoCAD
3 3 (2.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.36%) MS Project
4 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 56 (44.09%) Radio Access Network
2 47 (37.01%) LTE
3 46 (36.22%) 3G
4 42 (33.07%) 2G
5 36 (28.35%) 4G
6 27 (21.26%) GSM
7 26 (20.47%) UMTS
8 24 (18.90%) RNC
9 22 (17.32%) Wireless
10 18 (14.17%) SDH
11 17 (13.39%) WiMAX
11 17 (13.39%) GPRS
12 16 (12.60%) CDMA2000
12 16 (12.60%) MPLS
12 16 (12.60%) DSL
12 16 (12.60%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (12.60%) HSPA
12 16 (12.60%) GPON
12 16 (12.60%) VoLTE
13 8 (6.30%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) ProC
General
1 72 (56.69%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.72%) Back Office
3 4 (3.15%) Finance
4 3 (2.36%) Legal
4 3 (2.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (7.09%) RAN Engineer
2 8 (6.30%) Site Engineer
3 7 (5.51%) Transmission Engineer
3 7 (5.51%) Network Planner
4 6 (4.72%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (3.94%) Transmission Planning Engineer
5 5 (3.94%) Databuild Engineer
6 4 (3.15%) Network Engineer
6 4 (3.15%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (3.15%) Design Engineer
7 3 (2.36%) RF Optimisation Engineer
7 3 (2.36%) Test Engineer
7 3 (2.36%) RF Engineer
7 3 (2.36%) Ericsson Engineer
7 3 (2.36%) Transmission Planner
7 3 (2.36%) IP Engineer
7 3 (2.36%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (1.57%) Project Manager
8 2 (1.57%) Analyst
8 2 (1.57%) OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.09%) Statistics
3 8 (6.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.57%) Handset
5 1 (0.79%) GIS
5 1 (0.79%) PMI
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.79%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.41%) Network Planning
2 18 (14.17%) Service Delivery
3 11 (8.66%) Project Management
4 5 (3.94%) PRINCE2
4 5 (3.94%) ITIL
5 4 (3.15%) Validation
5 4 (3.15%) Logistics
6 3 (2.36%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.36%) Configuration Management
6 3 (2.36%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (2.36%) Capacity Management
7 2 (1.57%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (1.57%) Coaching
7 2 (1.57%) Software Licensing
7 2 (1.57%) Network Architecture
7 2 (1.57%) Network Design
7 2 (1.57%) Change Management
7 2 (1.57%) System Testing
7 2 (1.57%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (1.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.11%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (11.81%) Degree
2 8 (6.30%) HND
3 4 (3.15%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.36%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.57%) ISEB
5 2 (1.57%) PMP
6 1 (0.79%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.79%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.79%) PgMP
6 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CCNP
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.96%) SLA
2 8 (6.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (8.66%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.57%) Netcool
Vendors
1 33 (25.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 28 (22.05%) Huawei
3 27 (21.26%) Nokia
4 21 (16.54%) Amdocs
5 16 (12.60%) Cramer
6 5 (3.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (3.15%) Cisco
8 3 (2.36%) BT
8 3 (2.36%) Remedy
8 3 (2.36%) Oracle
8 3 (2.36%) Actix
9 2 (1.57%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.57%) Siemens
10 1 (0.79%) ComArch
10 1 (0.79%) NEC
10 1 (0.79%) SGI
10 1 (0.79%) Juniper
10 1 (0.79%) HP
10 1 (0.79%) Nortel
10 1 (0.79%) Comverse
Slough
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 days ago