The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Siemens 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 Siemens over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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 Siemens AG.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Siemens
Rank 117 125 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Siemens 6 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.23% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.47% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £181
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £410 £356
% change year-on-year
-20.73% +15.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £58.00
% change year-on-year
+84.21% -67.24%
Siemens
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
1120 1282 1639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.64% 49.69% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 509 551
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 51 50
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Siemens
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Siemens Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Siemens
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Siemens Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Siemens
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Siemens across the Berkshire region.

Siemens Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Siemens
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 Siemens within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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 +15 4 £275 - 1
Siemens
South East

Siemens
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Siemens 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 Siemens.

1 5 (62.50%) Nokia
1 5 (62.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) ATM
3 3 (37.50%) 3G
3 3 (37.50%) Ericsson
3 3 (37.50%) Huawei
3 3 (37.50%) LTE
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (25.00%) MGW
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) SS7
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) SNA
4 2 (25.00%) Nortel
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
5 1 (12.50%) CCIP
5 1 (12.50%) PPP
5 1 (12.50%) UMTS
5 1 (12.50%) GSM
5 1 (12.50%) ISDN
5 1 (12.50%) Apache

Siemens
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Siemens 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 Siemens. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) ATM
1 3 (37.50%) 3G
1 3 (37.50%) LTE
2 2 (25.00%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (25.00%) MGW
2 2 (25.00%) SS7
2 2 (25.00%) SNA
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) PPP
3 1 (12.50%) UMTS
3 1 (12.50%) GSM
3 1 (12.50%) ISDN
3 1 (12.50%) IGRP
3 1 (12.50%) SONET
3 1 (12.50%) APPN
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) X.25
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Databuild Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCIP
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Netcool
1 1 (12.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Nokia
1 5 (62.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (37.50%) Ericsson
2 3 (37.50%) Huawei
3 2 (25.00%) Nortel
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent