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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ericsson
Rank 101 48 114
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +66
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 21 84 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 3.11% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 6.49% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 3
Average daily rate £305 £290 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% +16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £264 £285 £310
% change year-on-year
-7.54% -8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 -
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
1253 1294 1302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.23% 47.87% 49.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 622 613
Average daily rate £380 £388 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £233 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 39 67
Average hourly rate £27.94 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.33% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.10 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £47.50 £29.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(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
Reading -18 8 £305 -12.85%
Newbury -9 6 £330 +13.79%
Slough -13 1 £290 - 1
Ericsson
South East

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 42 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 27 (50.00%) Huawei
3 24 (44.44%) Nokia
4 20 (37.04%) 3G
5 17 (31.48%) Radio Access Network
6 16 (29.63%) LTE
7 14 (25.93%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 13 (24.07%) Project Management
8 13 (24.07%) 2G
9 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
10 11 (20.37%) Remedy
10 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
11 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
11 10 (18.52%) Amdocs
12 9 (16.67%) RNC
13 8 (14.81%) MS Office
13 8 (14.81%) ITIL
13 8 (14.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 8 (14.81%) BT
13 8 (14.81%) 4G
14 7 (12.96%) VoLTE
14 7 (12.96%) Wireless
14 7 (12.96%) SLA
15 6 (11.11%) Mapinfo
15 6 (11.11%) NSN NetAct
16 5 (9.26%) Performance Analysis
16 5 (9.26%) ITIL V3
16 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 5 (9.26%) Change Control
16 5 (9.26%) Actix

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.81%) MS Office
3 5 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (9.26%) MS Project
4 3 (5.56%) Maya
5 2 (3.70%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) 3G
2 17 (31.48%) Radio Access Network
3 16 (29.63%) LTE
4 13 (24.07%) 2G
5 9 (16.67%) RNC
6 8 (14.81%) 4G
7 7 (12.96%) VoLTE
7 7 (12.96%) Wireless
8 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.70%) Diameter Protocol
9 2 (3.70%) GGSN
9 2 (3.70%) H.323
9 2 (3.70%) MGCP
9 2 (3.70%) SGSN
9 2 (3.70%) SS7
9 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
9 2 (3.70%) VPN
10 1 (1.85%) DWDM
10 1 (1.85%) MPLS
10 1 (1.85%) Node B
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 42 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Billing
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) LTE Engineer
1 8 (14.81%) Project Manager
2 6 (11.11%) Optimisation Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) 3G Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Senior 3G Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (7.41%) RAN Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Ericsson Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Network Project Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Planning Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Voice Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Project Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.70%) Frameworx
4 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.85%) IPTV
4 1 (1.85%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Unix
2 2 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Project Management
2 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
3 8 (14.81%) ITIL
4 5 (9.26%) Change Control
4 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.26%) ITIL V3
4 5 (9.26%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (5.56%) Business Development
5 3 (5.56%) Change Management
5 3 (5.56%) Demand Management
5 3 (5.56%) Migration
5 3 (5.56%) Network Management
5 3 (5.56%) Quote-to-Cash
5 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.56%) Service Management
5 3 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (5.56%) Workflow
6 2 (3.70%) CRM
6 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) Perl
1 1 (1.85%) Python
1 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.56%) PMP
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) CCNP
4 1 (1.85%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.85%) Netcool
2 1 (1.85%) OpenView
2 1 (1.85%) OPNET
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Huawei
2 24 (44.44%) Nokia
3 14 (25.93%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 11 (20.37%) Remedy
5 10 (18.52%) Amdocs
6 8 (14.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 8 (14.81%) BT
7 6 (11.11%) Mapinfo
8 5 (9.26%) Actix
8 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.26%) NetCracker
8 5 (9.26%) Siemens
8 5 (9.26%) ZTE
9 3 (5.56%) SAP
10 2 (3.70%) IBM
11 1 (1.85%) Cisco
11 1 (1.85%) ComArch
11 1 (1.85%) HP
11 1 (1.85%) NEC
11 1 (1.85%) Nortel
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