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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 91 108 70
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -38
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 26 14 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 0.56% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 1.18% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 5
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£270 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 - £272
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1329 1190 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.71% 47.32% 47.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 521 433
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 37 48
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.36 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -18.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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
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 28 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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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
Slough +12 11 £225 - 1
Reading -1 11 £318 -
Newbury - 2 £290 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Ericsson
South East

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 61 (68.54%) Telecoms
2 34 (38.20%) Radio Access Network
3 30 (33.71%) LTE
4 29 (32.58%) 3G
5 26 (29.21%) 2G
5 26 (29.21%) 4G
6 24 (26.97%) GSM
6 24 (26.97%) UMTS
7 22 (24.72%) Nokia
7 22 (24.72%) Huawei
8 19 (21.35%) Amdocs
9 18 (20.22%) Network Planning
9 18 (20.22%) MS Office
10 17 (19.10%) SDH
11 16 (17.98%) GPRS
11 16 (17.98%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (17.98%) Wireless
12 15 (16.85%) WiMAX
13 14 (15.73%) GPON
13 14 (15.73%) HSPA
13 14 (15.73%) CDMA2000
13 14 (15.73%) MPLS
13 14 (15.73%) DSL
13 14 (15.73%) C
14 13 (14.61%) Service Delivery
14 13 (14.61%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 13 (14.61%) VoLTE
15 12 (13.48%) AutoCAD
16 11 (12.36%) Project Management
16 11 (12.36%) SLA

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 18 (20.22%) MS Office
2 12 (13.48%) AutoCAD
3 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
4 6 (6.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (4.49%) MS Project
6 2 (2.25%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 34 (38.20%) Radio Access Network
2 30 (33.71%) LTE
3 29 (32.58%) 3G
4 26 (29.21%) 4G
4 26 (29.21%) 2G
5 24 (26.97%) GSM
5 24 (26.97%) UMTS
6 17 (19.10%) SDH
7 16 (17.98%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (17.98%) Wireless
7 16 (17.98%) GPRS
8 15 (16.85%) WiMAX
9 14 (15.73%) HSPA
9 14 (15.73%) GPON
9 14 (15.73%) CDMA2000
9 14 (15.73%) MPLS
9 14 (15.73%) DSL
10 13 (14.61%) VoLTE
11 11 (12.36%) RNC
12 6 (6.74%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) ProC
General
1 61 (68.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.49%) Back Office
3 3 (3.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (6.74%) Site Engineer
2 5 (5.62%) Transmission Engineer
2 5 (5.62%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (4.49%) Project Manager
4 3 (3.37%) Network Engineer
4 3 (3.37%) Test Engineer
4 3 (3.37%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (3.37%) Transmission Planner
4 3 (3.37%) Radio Engineer
4 3 (3.37%) IP Engineer
5 2 (2.25%) RAN Engineer
5 2 (2.25%) RF Optimisation Engineer
5 2 (2.25%) Planning Manager
5 2 (2.25%) Transmission Planning Engineer
5 2 (2.25%) RF Engineer
5 2 (2.25%) Ericsson Engineer
5 2 (2.25%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (2.25%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (2.25%) Network Manager
5 2 (2.25%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.24%) Statistics
2 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Handset
4 1 (1.12%) PMI
4 1 (1.12%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) Network Planning
2 13 (14.61%) Service Delivery
3 11 (12.36%) Project Management
4 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.49%) ITIL
5 4 (4.49%) Change Control
6 3 (3.37%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.37%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.25%) Test Automation
7 2 (2.25%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.25%) Logistics
7 2 (2.25%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (2.25%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.25%) Business Development
7 2 (2.25%) Network Design
7 2 (2.25%) Workflow
7 2 (2.25%) Migration
7 2 (2.25%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (2.25%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) HND
3 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.25%) PMP
5 2 (2.25%) ISEB
5 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.12%) CCNP
6 1 (1.12%) CCNA
6 1 (1.12%) HNC
6 1 (1.12%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.12%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) SLA
2 4 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) NDS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Netcool
1 3 (3.37%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.12%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.12%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (24.72%) Nokia
1 22 (24.72%) Huawei
2 19 (21.35%) Amdocs
3 13 (14.61%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 8 (8.99%) Cramer
5 5 (5.62%) Remedy
5 5 (5.62%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.49%) BT
7 2 (2.25%) Siemens
7 2 (2.25%) Actix
7 2 (2.25%) HP
7 2 (2.25%) Cisco
8 1 (1.12%) IBM
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle
8 1 (1.12%) Nortel
8 1 (1.12%) Juniper
8 1 (1.12%) NetCracker
8 1 (1.12%) ComArch
8 1 (1.12%) Mapinfo
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