The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ericsson
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 40 74 48
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -26
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 23 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.27% 0.98% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 6.63% 1.82% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £305 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £283
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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
347 550 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 49.36% 53.82% 44.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 301 214
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 9
Median hourly rate £30.91 £55.55 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.35% +146.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Ericsson as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 45 (83.33%) ITIL
2 41 (75.93%) Telecoms
2 41 (75.93%) LTE
3 35 (64.81%) VoLTE
3 35 (64.81%) Microsoft
4 34 (62.96%) Remedy
4 34 (62.96%) PRINCE2
4 34 (62.96%) MS Excel
4 34 (62.96%) MS Project
4 34 (62.96%) Project Management
4 34 (62.96%) Management Information System
4 34 (62.96%) Wi-Fi
4 34 (62.96%) ITIL V3
5 19 (35.19%) 4G
5 19 (35.19%) Huawei
5 19 (35.19%) 2G
5 19 (35.19%) Nokia
5 19 (35.19%) 3G
6 11 (20.37%) CCIE
6 11 (20.37%) CCNP
6 11 (20.37%) CCNA
6 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (20.37%) Juniper
6 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
6 11 (20.37%) Cisco
6 11 (20.37%) Back Office
6 11 (20.37%) Wireshark
6 11 (20.37%) Nokia Networks
7 6 (11.11%) UMTS
7 6 (11.11%) Radio Access Network

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 34 (62.96%) MS Excel
1 34 (62.96%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 41 (75.93%) LTE
2 35 (64.81%) VoLTE
3 34 (62.96%) Wi-Fi
4 19 (35.19%) 2G
4 19 (35.19%) 3G
4 19 (35.19%) 4G
5 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
5 11 (20.37%) Wireshark
6 6 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (11.11%) UMTS
7 5 (9.26%) GSM
7 5 (9.26%) MGW
7 5 (9.26%) UTRAN
8 1 (1.85%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (1.85%) DSLAM
8 1 (1.85%) GPON
8 1 (1.85%) Wireless
General
1 41 (75.93%) Telecoms
2 11 (20.37%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) French Language
3 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Project Manager
1 34 (62.96%) Voice Project Manager
2 10 (18.52%) Core Network Project Manager
2 10 (18.52%) Network Manager
2 10 (18.52%) Network Project Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Optimisation Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) 3G Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) 4G Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Radio Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Coordinator
6 1 (1.85%) Implementation Coordinator
6 1 (1.85%) LTE Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Network Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (1.85%) UMTS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 34 (62.96%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (83.33%) ITIL
2 34 (62.96%) ITIL V3
2 34 (62.96%) PRINCE2
2 34 (62.96%) Project Management
3 1 (1.85%) Analytics
3 1 (1.85%) Migration
3 1 (1.85%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (1.85%) Network Performance Management
3 1 (1.85%) Performance Management
3 1 (1.85%) Presales
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) CCIE
1 11 (20.37%) CCNA
1 11 (20.37%) CCNP
1 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 35 (64.81%) Microsoft
2 34 (62.96%) Remedy
3 19 (35.19%) Huawei
3 19 (35.19%) Nokia
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco
4 11 (20.37%) Juniper
4 11 (20.37%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (1.85%) BT
5 1 (1.85%) Samsung
5 1 (1.85%) Virgin Media