The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Ericsson 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 Ericsson over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 55 57 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -43
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 11 19 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.23% 2.00% 8.95%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 3.88% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 13
Average daily rate
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- £250 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £273 £260
% change year-on-year
+10.09% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
423 490 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.26% 51.47% 53.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 181 205
Average daily rate £369 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.74% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 29
Average hourly rate £17.07 £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.92% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Ericsson
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Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ericsson Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) Huawei
1 9 (60.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
2 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (46.67%) SLA
3 7 (46.67%) 3G
3 7 (46.67%) LTE
3 7 (46.67%) 4G
4 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) GGSN
4 5 (33.33%) SGSN
4 5 (33.33%) RANAP
5 4 (26.67%) Nokia
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) OSPF
6 3 (20.00%) BGP
6 3 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) SNMP
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) IPsec
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
6 3 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) 3G
1 7 (46.67%) LTE
1 7 (46.67%) 4G
2 5 (33.33%) RANAP
2 5 (33.33%) GGSN
2 5 (33.33%) SGSN
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (20.00%) IPsec
3 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
3 3 (20.00%) OSPF
3 3 (20.00%) BGP
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) SNMP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) FWSM
3 3 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior IP Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Ericsson Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) CS Core Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (13.33%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCIE
1 2 (13.33%) CCSP
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) CCDP
1 2 (13.33%) CISSP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) Huawei
1 9 (60.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) Nokia
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Siemens
5 1 (6.67%) Nortel
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