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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 90 101 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -37
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 36 23 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.39% 0.95% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 2.10% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 7
Average daily rate
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£295 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £310 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1321 1096 1195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.06% 45.27% 47.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 497 449
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 40 53
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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
Reading -2 19 £318 +2.41%
Slough +11 11 £237 -
Newbury -9 3 £290 -
Ericsson
South East

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (60.66%) Telecoms
2 28 (45.90%) Radio Access Network
3 24 (39.34%) 3G
3 24 (39.34%) Nokia
4 23 (37.70%) Amdocs
5 22 (36.07%) 2G
6 21 (34.43%) LTE
7 20 (32.79%) Huawei
8 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
9 17 (27.87%) Project Management
10 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
10 16 (26.23%) 4G
11 15 (24.59%) Management Information System
12 13 (21.31%) Remedy
12 13 (21.31%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 12 (19.67%) MS Office
14 11 (18.03%) UMTS
14 11 (18.03%) GSM
15 9 (14.75%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
16 8 (13.11%) MS Project
16 8 (13.11%) ITIL
16 8 (13.11%) VoLTE
16 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 8 (13.11%) MS PowerPoint
16 8 (13.11%) Change Control
17 7 (11.48%) RNC
18 6 (9.84%) Wireless
18 6 (9.84%) Workflow
18 6 (9.84%) Cramer

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
2 12 (19.67%) MS Office
3 8 (13.11%) MS Project
3 8 (13.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (9.84%) Maya
5 2 (3.28%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) Radio Access Network
2 24 (39.34%) 3G
3 22 (36.07%) 2G
4 21 (34.43%) LTE
5 16 (26.23%) 4G
6 11 (18.03%) UMTS
6 11 (18.03%) GSM
7 9 (14.75%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (13.11%) VoLTE
9 7 (11.48%) RNC
10 6 (9.84%) Wireless
11 5 (8.20%) SDH
11 5 (8.20%) GPRS
12 4 (6.56%) 3GPP
12 4 (6.56%) MPLS
12 4 (6.56%) WiMAX
13 3 (4.92%) GPON
13 3 (4.92%) HSPA
13 3 (4.92%) DSL
13 3 (4.92%) CDMA2000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) ProC
General
1 37 (60.66%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (11.48%) Project Manager
2 6 (9.84%) Planning Manager
3 4 (6.56%) Programme Manager
3 4 (6.56%) Network Engineer
3 4 (6.56%) Radio Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Network Manager
4 3 (4.92%) Field Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Transmission Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) RAN Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (3.28%) Voice Project Manager
5 2 (3.28%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) RF Optimisation Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Designer
5 2 (3.28%) Design Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) Network Designer
5 2 (3.28%) Analyst
5 2 (3.28%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.92%) Statistics
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) UNIX
1 1 (1.64%) HPUX
1 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Project Management
2 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
3 8 (13.11%) ITIL
3 8 (13.11%) Change Control
4 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (9.84%) Workflow
4 6 (9.84%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (9.84%) Business Development
5 3 (4.92%) Network Planning
6 2 (3.28%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.28%) System Testing
6 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.64%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.64%) Migration
7 1 (1.64%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (9.84%) PMP
2 6 (9.84%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) CCNP
4 1 (1.64%) CCNA
4 1 (1.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) NDS
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Netcool
2 3 (4.92%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.64%) OPNET
4 1 (1.64%) HP NNM
4 1 (1.64%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Nokia
2 23 (37.70%) Amdocs
3 20 (32.79%) Huawei
4 13 (21.31%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 13 (21.31%) Remedy
5 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.84%) Cramer
7 2 (3.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (3.28%) HP
7 2 (3.28%) BT
7 2 (3.28%) NEC
7 2 (3.28%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.64%) Nortel
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.64%) NetCracker
8 1 (1.64%) ComArch
8 1 (1.64%) SevOne
8 1 (1.64%) Ciena
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