Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 November 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.

Ericsson
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 67 79
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 +5
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 15 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.19% 2.33% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 4.49% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Reading median daily rate £313 £248 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.60% -17.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £237 £219 £270
90th Percentile £430 £295 £384
Berkshire median daily rate £313 £290 £298
% change year-on-year +8.04% -2.52% -4.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 660 758 995
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.22% 51.99% 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 369 545
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £276 £188 £229
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 57 79
Reading median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £47.97 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year +13.46% -39.68% +23.14%

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Ericsson in Reading

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in Reading

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ericsson in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ericsson in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (53.33%) Nokia
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (40.00%) Remedy
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Huawei
6 4 (26.67%) Business Development
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (26.67%) Change Control
6 4 (26.67%) PMO
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (26.67%) 2G
6 4 (26.67%) Workflow
6 4 (26.67%) Maya
6 4 (26.67%) Amdocs
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (26.67%) 3G
6 4 (26.67%) PMP
6 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) Network Planning
7 3 (20.00%) RNC

Ericsson
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (26.67%) Maya
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (26.67%) 2G
2 4 (26.67%) 3G
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
3 3 (20.00%) RNC
3 3 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (13.33%) 4G
4 2 (13.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (13.33%) LTE
4 2 (13.33%) UMTS
4 2 (13.33%) VoLTE
5 1 (6.67%) M3UA
5 1 (6.67%) MGW
5 1 (6.67%) SCCP
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) French Language
2 2 (13.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Planning Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Programme Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Programme Planning Manager
2 2 (13.33%) 3G Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 4G Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Databuild Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) OSS Architect
3 1 (6.67%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Development
1 4 (26.67%) Change Control
1 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
1 4 (26.67%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (26.67%) Workflow
2 3 (20.00%) Network Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (13.33%) Network Performance Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
2 4 (26.67%) PMP
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) PMO
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Nokia
2 6 (40.00%) Remedy
3 5 (33.33%) Huawei
4 4 (26.67%) Amdocs
5 2 (13.33%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Samsung
6 1 (6.67%) Virgin Media