Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ericsson over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 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 Ericsson.

Ericsson
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 90 119
Rank change year-on-year -65 +29 -12
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 16 74 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.40% 1.87% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 3.74% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 21
Berkshire median daily rate £220 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.14% -3.33% +2.56%
South East median daily rate £220 £290 £290
% change year-on-year -24.14% - +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Ericsson is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,007 1,980 2,432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.74% 49.92% 49.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,047 1,029 1,220
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 120 144
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -27.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £12.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.75 £48.88 £54.34
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.43 £19.50
% change year-on-year +13.43% -20.86% +22.32%

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Ericsson as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ericsson in Berkshire

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in Berkshire

Ericsson
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ericsson in Berkshire

Ericsson
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 Ericsson within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -41 11 £220 -11.11%
Newbury -11 4 - -
Ericsson
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 10 (62.50%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (43.75%) Degree
3 6 (37.50%) Remedy
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (37.50%) Nokia
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Huawei
4 5 (31.25%) 4G
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Change Control
5 4 (25.00%) PMO
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (25.00%) LTE
5 4 (25.00%) Business Development
5 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (25.00%) Maya
5 4 (25.00%) Amdocs
5 4 (25.00%) Network Planning
5 4 (25.00%) RNC
5 4 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) 3G
5 4 (25.00%) PMP
5 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel

Ericsson
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:

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (25.00%) Maya
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (31.25%) 4G
3 4 (25.00%) 3G
3 4 (25.00%) LTE
3 4 (25.00%) RNC
4 3 (18.75%) 2G
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) GGSN
4 3 (18.75%) MPLS
4 3 (18.75%) SGSN
4 3 (18.75%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (18.75%) VoIP
4 3 (18.75%) VoWiFi
5 1 (6.25%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (6.25%) M3UA
5 1 (6.25%) MGW
5 1 (6.25%) RANAP
5 1 (6.25%) SCCP
5 1 (6.25%) VoLTE
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Planning Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Programme Planning Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Design Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Databuild Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Business Development
2 4 (25.00%) Change Control
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (25.00%) Network Planning
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (25.00%) Workflow
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (6.25%) Statistics
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (25.00%) PMP
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Nokia
1 6 (37.50%) Remedy
2 5 (31.25%) Huawei
3 4 (25.00%) Amdocs
4 2 (12.50%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Samsung