The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 465 462 334
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -128
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 124 97 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.21% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.44% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 32
Average daily rate
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£305 £270 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £396 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £270 £270
% change year-on-year
+15.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 - -
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in England

Ericsson
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ericsson across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Ericsson Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ericsson
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Ericsson Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ericsson
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +14 66 £310 +14.81% 2
London +12 14 £276 -8.00% 1
East of England -18 2 - -
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Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 116 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 89 (43.84%) 3G
3 87 (42.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 82 (40.39%) Radio Access Network
5 79 (38.92%) LTE
6 78 (38.42%) Huawei
7 70 (34.48%) 2G
8 69 (33.99%) Nokia
9 65 (32.02%) 4G
10 49 (24.14%) Ethernet
11 45 (22.17%) SLA
12 41 (20.20%) RNC
13 33 (16.26%) UMTS
14 32 (15.76%) GSM
14 32 (15.76%) NEC
15 29 (14.29%) ATM
16 28 (13.79%) Back Office
17 26 (12.81%) SDH
17 26 (12.81%) Line Management
18 22 (10.84%) Nortel
18 22 (10.84%) WFM
19 19 (9.36%) ETL
20 18 (8.87%) UNIX
20 18 (8.87%) Cisco
21 17 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (8.37%) MS Visio
22 16 (7.88%) MS Excel
22 16 (7.88%) Project Management
23 15 (7.39%) Oracle
23 15 (7.39%) MS Office

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (8.37%) MS Visio
2 16 (7.88%) MS Excel
3 15 (7.39%) MS Office
4 3 (1.48%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.49%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (3.45%) Minerva
2 1 (0.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 89 (43.84%) 3G
2 82 (40.39%) Radio Access Network
3 79 (38.92%) LTE
4 70 (34.48%) 2G
5 65 (32.02%) 4G
6 49 (24.14%) Ethernet
7 41 (20.20%) RNC
8 33 (16.26%) UMTS
9 32 (15.76%) GSM
10 29 (14.29%) ATM
11 26 (12.81%) SDH
12 12 (5.91%) Wireless
12 12 (5.91%) DNS
12 12 (5.91%) SNMP
13 11 (5.42%) Telnet
14 9 (4.43%) SGSN
14 9 (4.43%) RANAP
15 8 (3.94%) GGSN
15 8 (3.94%) DVB
15 8 (3.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (5.42%) MySQL
3 4 (1.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (1.48%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 116 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 28 (13.79%) Back Office
3 6 (2.96%) Finance
4 4 (1.97%) Billing
4 4 (1.97%) Legal
4 4 (1.97%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.97%) Front Office
5 3 (1.48%) Marketing
6 2 (0.99%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (21.18%) Field Engineer
2 28 (13.79%) Transmission Engineer
3 18 (8.87%) Back Office Engineer
4 12 (5.91%) Developer
4 12 (5.91%) Architect
5 10 (4.93%) Design Engineer
6 7 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 7 (3.45%) Designer
7 6 (2.96%) Transmission Planner
7 6 (2.96%) RAN Engineer
8 5 (2.46%) Broadcast Engineer
8 5 (2.46%) Database Developer
8 5 (2.46%) Network Planner
9 4 (1.97%) IP Engineer
10 3 (1.48%) Senior Design Engineer
10 3 (1.48%) Coordinator
10 3 (1.48%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (1.48%) Project Manager
10 3 (1.48%) Network Engineer
10 3 (1.48%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.94%) XML
2 5 (2.46%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (0.99%) .NET
4 1 (0.49%) CGI
4 1 (0.49%) SOAP
4 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.46%) MPEG
3 4 (1.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.99%) Video on Demand
4 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.99%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.49%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.49%) PMI
5 1 (0.49%) CMDB
5 1 (0.49%) Handset
5 1 (0.49%) Statistics
5 1 (0.49%) IPTV
5 1 (0.49%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.87%) UNIX
2 13 (6.40%) Linux
3 4 (1.97%) VMS
4 3 (1.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (12.81%) Line Management
2 22 (10.84%) WFM
3 19 (9.36%) ETL
4 17 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (7.88%) Project Management
6 14 (6.90%) Validation
7 13 (6.40%) Configuration Management
8 12 (5.91%) Network Planning
9 11 (5.42%) Performance Management
10 9 (4.43%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (4.43%) Network Architecture
11 8 (3.94%) ITIL
12 7 (3.45%) Service Delivery
12 7 (3.45%) Migration
12 7 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (2.96%) PRINCE2
14 4 (1.97%) eTOM
14 4 (1.97%) Statistical Analysis
14 4 (1.97%) Load Balancing
14 4 (1.97%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.90%) SQL
2 13 (6.40%) Perl
3 10 (4.93%) C
4 8 (3.94%) C#
4 8 (3.94%) C++
5 6 (2.96%) Java
6 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.90%) Degree
2 8 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.46%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.97%) CCIE
4 4 (1.97%) PMP
5 3 (1.48%) CCNA
5 3 (1.48%) HND
5 3 (1.48%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.49%) CNA
7 1 (0.49%) Novell Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.49%) CCDP
7 1 (0.49%) CCSP
7 1 (0.49%) CCNP
7 1 (0.49%) CCIP
7 1 (0.49%) HNC
7 1 (0.49%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (22.17%) SLA
2 5 (2.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) KVM
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (7.39%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (1.97%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.97%) Netcool
3 3 (1.48%) OpenView
4 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.49%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 87 (42.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 78 (38.42%) Huawei
3 69 (33.99%) Nokia
4 32 (15.76%) NEC
5 22 (10.84%) Nortel
6 18 (8.87%) Cisco
7 15 (7.39%) Oracle
8 14 (6.90%) Microsoft
9 11 (5.42%) Juniper
10 8 (3.94%) Greenplum
10 8 (3.94%) Business Objects
10 8 (3.94%) BT
11 7 (3.45%) Cramer
12 6 (2.96%) Tandberg
12 6 (2.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 5 (2.46%) Redback
14 4 (1.97%) IBM
14 4 (1.97%) Radware
14 4 (1.97%) ZTE
14 4 (1.97%) Talend
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