The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 63 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£245 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
368 376 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.98% 49.74% 55.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 136 254
Average daily rate £316 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.15% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £191 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 24
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £44.90 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Ericsson
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Ericsson Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Ericsson
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Logistics
2 3 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Huawei
3 2 (40.00%) NEC
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) 3G
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) 2G
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) LTE
4 1 (20.00%) 4G
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) 2G
2 1 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) NEC
1 2 (40.00%) Huawei
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