The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 189 203 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.091% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £255 £270
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.47 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2205 2642 2546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.51% 43.04% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1817 1809
Average daily rate £425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 54 60
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Ericsson Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) GSM
2 2 (66.67%) SDH
2 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) RNC
3 1 (33.33%) WFM
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ATM
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) SDH
1 2 (66.67%) UMTS
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) 2G
2 1 (33.33%) RNC
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Field Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) WFM
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks