The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 18 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 5 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 3.25% 4.07% 13.45%
As % of the Vendors category 7.81% 9.62% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
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£283 £175 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.42% -59.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £266 £265 £290
% change year-on-year
+0.47% -8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Vendors Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 52 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 41.56% 42.28% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 26
Average daily rate £400 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.36 £66.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.13% -72.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 44 (89.80%) Telecoms
2 18 (36.73%) Service Delivery
3 15 (30.61%) Wireless
3 15 (30.61%) AutoCAD
3 15 (30.61%) MS Office
3 15 (30.61%) GSM
3 15 (30.61%) UMTS
3 15 (30.61%) Radio Access Network
4 14 (28.57%) SLA
5 13 (26.53%) 4G
6 12 (24.49%) LTE
6 12 (24.49%) WiMAX
6 12 (24.49%) Huawei
7 11 (22.45%) Network Planning
7 11 (22.45%) HSPA
7 11 (22.45%) GPON
7 11 (22.45%) SDH
7 11 (22.45%) GPRS
7 11 (22.45%) DSL
7 11 (22.45%) CDMA2000
7 11 (22.45%) MPLS
7 11 (22.45%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (20.41%) 3G
9 9 (18.37%) Statistics
9 9 (18.37%) Degree
9 9 (18.37%) 2G
10 8 (16.33%) VoLTE
10 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (16.33%) C
10 8 (16.33%) HND

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 15 (30.61%) AutoCAD
1 15 (30.61%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) Wireless
1 15 (30.61%) GSM
1 15 (30.61%) UMTS
1 15 (30.61%) Radio Access Network
2 13 (26.53%) 4G
3 12 (24.49%) LTE
3 12 (24.49%) WiMAX
4 11 (22.45%) HSPA
4 11 (22.45%) GPON
4 11 (22.45%) SDH
4 11 (22.45%) GPRS
4 11 (22.45%) DSL
4 11 (22.45%) CDMA2000
4 11 (22.45%) MPLS
4 11 (22.45%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (20.41%) 3G
6 9 (18.37%) 2G
7 8 (16.33%) VoLTE
8 3 (6.12%) ATM
8 3 (6.12%) DNS
General
1 44 (89.80%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Site Engineer
2 4 (8.16%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (4.08%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (2.04%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (2.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (2.04%) Project Engineer
4 1 (2.04%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (2.04%) RF Engineer
4 1 (2.04%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.04%) RF Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (2.04%) Ericsson Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Statistics
2 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Service Delivery
2 11 (22.45%) Network Planning
3 4 (8.16%) Logistics
3 4 (8.16%) Project Management
4 2 (4.08%) Software Licensing
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.04%) Validation
5 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) HND
3 1 (2.04%) HNC
3 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Huawei
2 5 (10.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (6.12%) Nokia
3 3 (6.12%) Cramer
3 3 (6.12%) Actix
4 1 (2.04%) Nortel
4 1 (2.04%) Siemens
4 1 (2.04%) SGI