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 3 months to 26 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 Ericsson.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ericsson
South East / Berkshire
Rank 84 95 56
Rank change year-on-year +11 -39  
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 15 31 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.83% 1.26% 2.93%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 2.38% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 27
Median daily rate - £295 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £264 £283
% change year-on-year -3.22% -6.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

Ericsson 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 913 1303 1408
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 50.36% 52.95% 48.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 669 698
Median daily rate £400 £398 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 47 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -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 £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 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
Reading +12 12 - -
Newbury -1 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Ericsson
South East

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 48 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 44 (68.75%) ITIL
3 42 (65.63%) LTE
4 38 (59.38%) Microsoft
5 37 (57.81%) MS Excel
6 36 (56.25%) Management Information System
7 35 (54.69%) PRINCE2
7 35 (54.69%) Remedy
7 35 (54.69%) Project Management
7 35 (54.69%) VoLTE
8 34 (53.13%) ITIL V3
8 34 (53.13%) MS Project
8 34 (53.13%) Wi-Fi
9 21 (32.81%) Huawei
10 20 (31.25%) 2G
10 20 (31.25%) 3G
11 19 (29.69%) 4G
12 17 (26.56%) Nokia
13 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
14 11 (17.19%) CCNA
14 11 (17.19%) CCNP
14 11 (17.19%) Cisco
14 11 (17.19%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (17.19%) Juniper
15 10 (15.63%) Nokia Networks
16 9 (14.06%) Back Office
16 9 (14.06%) Wireshark
16 9 (14.06%) CCIE
17 7 (10.94%) Radio Access Network
18 6 (9.38%) UMTS

Ericsson
Top Related 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 37 (57.81%) MS Excel
2 34 (53.13%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 42 (65.63%) LTE
2 35 (54.69%) VoLTE
3 34 (53.13%) Wi-Fi
4 20 (31.25%) 2G
4 20 (31.25%) 3G
5 19 (29.69%) 4G
6 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
7 9 (14.06%) Wireshark
8 7 (10.94%) Radio Access Network
9 6 (9.38%) UMTS
10 5 (7.81%) GSM
10 5 (7.81%) MGW
10 5 (7.81%) SNMP
10 5 (7.81%) UTRAN
11 4 (6.25%) HTTP
11 4 (6.25%) MVNO
12 3 (4.69%) BGP
12 3 (4.69%) FTP
12 3 (4.69%) MPLS
12 3 (4.69%) OSPF
General
1 48 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.06%) Back Office
3 3 (4.69%) Billing
4 2 (3.13%) Electronics
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) French Language
5 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (53.13%) Project Manager
1 34 (53.13%) Voice Project Manager
2 10 (15.63%) Core Network Project Manager
2 10 (15.63%) Network Manager
2 10 (15.63%) Network Project Manager
3 7 (10.94%) Optimisation Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) 3G Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) 4G Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Radio Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.13%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (1.56%) Ericsson Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Network Engineer
7 1 (1.56%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.56%) UMTS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Middleware
2 2 (3.13%) REST
2 2 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (1.56%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) JMS
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (56.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) IPTV
2 3 (4.69%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (4.69%) Video on Demand
3 2 (3.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Android
2 3 (4.69%) Unix
2 3 (4.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (68.75%) ITIL
2 35 (54.69%) PRINCE2
2 35 (54.69%) Project Management
3 34 (53.13%) ITIL V3
4 3 (4.69%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (4.69%) Network Architecture
4 3 (4.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.13%) Network Design
5 2 (3.13%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (3.13%) Test Management
5 2 (3.13%) Test Strategy
6 1 (1.56%) Analytics
6 1 (1.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (1.56%) Change Control
6 1 (1.56%) Network Performance Management
6 1 (1.56%) Presales
6 1 (1.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) C
2 1 (1.56%) Perl
2 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) CCNA
1 11 (17.19%) CCNP
1 11 (17.19%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (14.06%) CCIE
3 2 (3.13%) CCIP
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Nagios
2 2 (3.13%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (1.56%) Netcool
3 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 35 (54.69%) Remedy
3 21 (32.81%) Huawei
4 17 (26.56%) Nokia
5 11 (17.19%) Cisco
5 11 (17.19%) Juniper
6 10 (15.63%) Nokia Networks
7 3 (4.69%) Cramer
7 3 (4.69%) VMware
8 2 (3.13%) HP
8 2 (3.13%) Nortel
9 1 (1.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.56%) Amdocs
9 1 (1.56%) Citrix
9 1 (1.56%) IBM
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle
9 1 (1.56%) Samsung
9 1 (1.56%) Tellabs
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