The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ericsson
Rank 36 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.83% 0.75% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £240 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £264 £285 £310
% change year-on-year
-7.54% -8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 -
Ericsson
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
138 132 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 38.33% 49.44% 48.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 68 61
Average daily rate £375 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £470 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Average hourly rate £11.00 £22.35 £17.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.78% +27.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Ericsson
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Ericsson Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Huawei
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 5 (83.33%) Fault Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (83.33%) Fault Management
2 5 (83.33%) Cramer
2 5 (83.33%) Nortel
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) 3G
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) 4G
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) WFM
4 3 (50.00%) LTE
4 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Back Office
5 2 (33.33%) BT
5 2 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (33.33%) Nokia
5 2 (33.33%) Siemens
5 2 (33.33%) HNC
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) 2G
6 1 (16.67%) Logistics
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) 3G
1 5 (83.33%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (66.67%) 4G
3 3 (50.00%) LTE
4 2 (33.33%) 2G
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Back Office Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Fault Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Fault Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) WFM
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) HNC
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Huawei
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Cramer
2 5 (83.33%) Nortel
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (33.33%) BT
4 2 (33.33%) Nokia
4 2 (33.33%) Siemens
5 1 (16.67%) NetCracker
5 1 (16.67%) ZTE