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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 26 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.34% - 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 4.64% - 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£260 - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £284 £310 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.46% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
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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
151 140 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 50.50% 46.36% 43.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 72 26
Average daily rate £325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £325 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 22
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.48 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% -46.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.28 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £17.48 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 March 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) 2G
2 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 5 (50.00%) GPRS
2 5 (50.00%) GSM
2 5 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 5 (50.00%) Nortel
2 5 (50.00%) 3G
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Huawei
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 5 (50.00%) HSPA
2 5 (50.00%) LTE
2 5 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 5 (50.00%) VCP4
2 5 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 5 (50.00%) 4G
2 5 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (40.00%) WFM
4 3 (30.00%) Network Management
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Mapinfo
4 3 (30.00%) eTOM
4 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) GPRS
1 5 (50.00%) GSM
1 5 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 5 (50.00%) 3G
1 5 (50.00%) 2G
1 5 (50.00%) HSPA
1 5 (50.00%) LTE
1 5 (50.00%) 4G
1 5 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) RAN Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Network Design
1 5 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (40.00%) WFM
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) eTOM
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (30.00%) Network Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Nortel
1 5 (50.00%) Huawei
1 5 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (30.00%) Mapinfo
2 3 (30.00%) Business Objects