The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetCracker 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 NetCracker over the 3 months to 29 April 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 the NetCracker Technology Corporation.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetCracker
Rank 127 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NetCracker 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% - 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.077% - 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £228
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £228
% change year-on-year
- +64.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NetCracker
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
1305 1372 1328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.24% 48.58% 49.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 697 626
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 45 58
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £16.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

NetCracker
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetCracker across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

NetCracker Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NetCracker
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetCracker across the Berkshire region.

NetCracker Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

NetCracker
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 NetCracker within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Slough - 1 - -
NetCracker
South East

NetCracker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetCracker 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 NetCracker.

1 6 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 6 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia
1 6 (100.00%) Siemens
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) BT
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Huawei
1 6 (100.00%) ZTE
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 6 (100.00%) Virgin Media
1 6 (100.00%) Arqiva
1 6 (100.00%) Telindus
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Billing
3 3 (50.00%) Demand Management
3 3 (50.00%) Quote-to-Cash
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) HNC
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

NetCracker
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetCracker 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 NetCracker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) 2G
2 1 (16.67%) 4G
2 1 (16.67%) LTE
2 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Billing
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Project Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Site Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Demand Management
1 3 (50.00%) Quote-to-Cash
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Conflict Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
2 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (16.67%) Escalation Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 6 (100.00%) Arqiva
1 6 (100.00%) BT
1 6 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (100.00%) Huawei
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 6 (100.00%) Siemens
1 6 (100.00%) Telindus
1 6 (100.00%) Virgin Media
1 6 (100.00%) ZTE
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cramer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Nortel
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Tellabs