The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Amdocs products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Amdocs over the 3 months to 9 February 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 Amdocs Limited.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amdocs
Rank 73 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Amdocs 4 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 1.37% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 3.13% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £265
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +45.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
494 384 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 50.77% 43.99% 50.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 210 253
Average daily rate £375 £375 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 8 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +122.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Amdocs Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Amdocs Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Amdocs 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 Amdocs.

1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 12 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (80.00%) Project Management
2 12 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (66.67%) Ericsson
4 8 (53.33%) Remedy
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL
5 7 (46.67%) MS Project
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Nokia
7 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (33.33%) MS Office
7 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (33.33%) LTE
7 5 (33.33%) Change Control
7 5 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (33.33%) VoLTE
8 4 (26.67%) Huawei
9 3 (20.00%) Business Development
9 3 (20.00%) Workflow
9 3 (20.00%) Maya
9 3 (20.00%) PMP
9 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 2 (13.33%) CSG Singleview

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Amdocs 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 Amdocs. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) MS Project
3 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LTE
1 5 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
1 5 (33.33%) VoLTE
1 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (13.33%) 2G
2 2 (13.33%) 3G
2 2 (13.33%) 4G
2 2 (13.33%) RNC
General
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Planning Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Voice Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Network Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Planning Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Rollout Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Rollout Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 12 (80.00%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
3 5 (33.33%) Change Control
4 3 (20.00%) Business Development
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (20.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 8 (53.33%) Remedy
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Nokia
5 4 (26.67%) Huawei