The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 10 22 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 25 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.45% 4.80% 12.65%
As % of the Vendors category 15.43% 9.52% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
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£208 £221 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.21% -32.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £281 £270
% change year-on-year
+0.44% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
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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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
162 126 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 54.73% 50.40% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 63 58
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 £213 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Average hourly rate £10.50 £22.50 £28.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -20.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 22 (75.86%) 3G
2 20 (68.97%) Radio Access Network
3 19 (65.52%) 2G
4 15 (51.72%) RNC
5 14 (48.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 13 (44.83%) LTE
7 12 (41.38%) Network Planning
7 12 (41.38%) Cramer
8 9 (31.03%) Nokia
9 8 (27.59%) Amdocs
10 7 (24.14%) NSN NetAct
10 7 (24.14%) C
11 5 (17.24%) 4G
12 4 (13.79%) SLA
13 3 (10.34%) Nortel
13 3 (10.34%) Citrix
13 3 (10.34%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
13 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
13 3 (10.34%) QA
13 3 (10.34%) Huawei
14 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
14 2 (6.90%) Degree
14 2 (6.90%) WFM
14 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (6.90%) Back Office
14 2 (6.90%) Finance
14 2 (6.90%) Cisco
14 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
14 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) 3G
2 20 (68.97%) Radio Access Network
3 19 (65.52%) 2G
4 15 (51.72%) RNC
5 13 (44.83%) LTE
6 5 (17.24%) 4G
7 1 (3.45%) GPRS
7 1 (3.45%) GSM
7 1 (3.45%) PBX
7 1 (3.45%) SDH
7 1 (3.45%) UMTS
7 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.45%) UTRAN
7 1 (3.45%) DWDM
7 1 (3.45%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (6.90%) Back Office
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Network Planner
2 3 (10.34%) Transmission Planner
3 2 (6.90%) Databuild Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Transmission Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.45%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Handset
3 1 (3.45%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Network Planning
2 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.90%) WFM
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Network Design
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.45%) Fault Management
4 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 3 (10.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 12 (41.38%) Cramer
3 9 (31.03%) Nokia
4 8 (27.59%) Amdocs
5 3 (10.34%) Nortel
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (10.34%) Huawei
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) Siemens
7 1 (3.45%) ComArch