The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Alcatel-Lucent products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Alcatel-Lucent over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 Alcatel-Lucent.

Alcatel-Lucent
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 108 135
Rank change year-on-year +16 +27  
Contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent 3 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.53% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 1.00% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £120 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.89% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £363 £300
% change year-on-year -10.34% +20.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Alcatel-Lucent is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 912 1301 1423
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 50.19% 52.84% 47.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 668 705
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 48 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +2.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Alcatel-Lucent
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Alcatel-Lucent as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Alcatel-Lucent in Berkshire

Alcatel-Lucent
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Alcatel-Lucent in Berkshire

Alcatel-Lucent
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 - -
Reading +10 1 £120 -66.89% 1
Alcatel-Lucent
South East

Alcatel-Lucent
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Alcatel-Lucent.

1 2 (50.00%) SDH
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Escalation Management
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) xDSL
2 1 (25.00%) Cramer
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) DSL
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) RIP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA

Alcatel-Lucent
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) DSL
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) RIP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) xDSL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Telephony Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Telephony Support
2 1 (25.00%) Provisioning Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Escalation Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCDA
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Cramer
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) Nortel