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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 487 471 337
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -134
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 106 80 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.17% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.37% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 37
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£270 £275 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £235 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £398 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £270 £270
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
23219 21845 22662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.63% 46.07% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13966 12723 12037
Average daily rate £388 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1164 1099 1284
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.54 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.84% -5.86%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 56 £270 - 2
South West -25 11 £265 -3.63%
London -3 10 £365 +12.30% 1
North West -8 2 £438 - 2
East of England -12 2 - -
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Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 104 (59.43%) Telecoms
2 80 (45.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 79 (45.14%) 3G
4 78 (44.57%) Huawei
5 75 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
6 71 (40.57%) LTE
7 59 (33.71%) 2G
8 57 (32.57%) 4G
9 56 (32.00%) Nokia
10 44 (25.14%) Ethernet
11 42 (24.00%) SLA
12 31 (17.71%) UMTS
13 29 (16.57%) GSM
14 28 (16.00%) RNC
15 26 (14.86%) ATM
16 25 (14.29%) NEC
17 23 (13.14%) Back Office
17 23 (13.14%) SDH
17 23 (13.14%) Line Management
18 21 (12.00%) Cisco
18 21 (12.00%) Nortel
19 19 (10.86%) UNIX
19 19 (10.86%) WFM
20 17 (9.71%) MS Visio
20 17 (9.71%) ETL
21 16 (9.14%) MS Excel
21 16 (9.14%) Project Management
22 15 (8.57%) SQL
22 15 (8.57%) Oracle
22 15 (8.57%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (1.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.57%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (9.71%) MS Visio
2 16 (9.14%) MS Excel
3 14 (8.00%) MS Office
4 3 (1.71%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Minerva
2 1 (0.57%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 79 (45.14%) 3G
2 75 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
3 71 (40.57%) LTE
4 59 (33.71%) 2G
5 57 (32.57%) 4G
6 44 (25.14%) Ethernet
7 31 (17.71%) UMTS
8 29 (16.57%) GSM
9 28 (16.00%) RNC
10 26 (14.86%) ATM
11 23 (13.14%) SDH
12 13 (7.43%) SNMP
13 12 (6.86%) DNS
14 11 (6.29%) Telnet
15 10 (5.71%) Wireless
16 9 (5.14%) IPsec
16 9 (5.14%) MPLS
16 9 (5.14%) RANAP
17 8 (4.57%) SGSN
17 8 (4.57%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (6.29%) MySQL
2 11 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (1.71%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 104 (59.43%) Telecoms
2 23 (13.14%) Back Office
3 5 (2.86%) Billing
3 5 (2.86%) Finance
4 4 (2.29%) Legal
4 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.29%) Front Office
5 3 (1.71%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) German Language
7 1 (0.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 34 (19.43%) Field Engineer
2 22 (12.57%) Transmission Engineer
3 14 (8.00%) Back Office Engineer
4 13 (7.43%) Architect
5 12 (6.86%) Developer
6 11 (6.29%) Design Engineer
7 8 (4.57%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) Designer
9 5 (2.86%) Network Engineer
9 5 (2.86%) Transmission Planner
9 5 (2.86%) Broadcast Engineer
9 5 (2.86%) Database Developer
9 5 (2.86%) Project Engineer
10 4 (2.29%) IP Engineer
10 4 (2.29%) RAN Engineer
10 4 (2.29%) Project Manager
11 3 (1.71%) Coordinator
11 3 (1.71%) OSS Architect
11 3 (1.71%) Senior Design Engineer
11 3 (1.71%) 3G Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.57%) XML
2 5 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.14%) .NET
4 1 (0.57%) CGI
4 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.86%) MPEG
3 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.14%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (1.14%) Statistics
4 2 (1.14%) Video on Demand
4 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.57%) PMI
5 1 (0.57%) GIS
5 1 (0.57%) CMDB
5 1 (0.57%) Economics
5 1 (0.57%) IPTV
5 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.57%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.86%) UNIX
2 13 (7.43%) Linux
3 4 (2.29%) VMS
4 3 (1.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.14%) Line Management
2 19 (10.86%) WFM
3 17 (9.71%) ETL
4 16 (9.14%) Project Management
5 14 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 14 (8.00%) Validation
6 13 (7.43%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (6.29%) Network Architecture
8 10 (5.71%) Performance Management
9 9 (5.14%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (4.57%) Network Planning
10 8 (4.57%) ITIL
10 8 (4.57%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.00%) Migration
11 7 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (2.86%) PRINCE2
12 5 (2.86%) Load Balancing
12 5 (2.86%) Network Management
13 4 (2.29%) Network Design
13 4 (2.29%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.57%) SQL
2 13 (7.43%) Perl
3 9 (5.14%) C
4 8 (4.57%) C#
4 8 (4.57%) C++
5 6 (3.43%) Java
6 2 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (8.00%) Degree
2 11 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.86%) CCIE
3 5 (2.86%) CCNA
4 3 (1.71%) HND
4 3 (1.71%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) PMP
5 2 (1.14%) CNA
5 2 (1.14%) Novell Certification
5 2 (1.14%) CCNP
6 1 (0.57%) CCIP
6 1 (0.57%) CCDP
6 1 (0.57%) CCSP
6 1 (0.57%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.57%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (24.00%) SLA
2 4 (2.29%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.57%) Xen
1 1 (0.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (7.43%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (2.29%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.29%) Netcool
3 3 (1.71%) OpenView
4 2 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.57%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 80 (45.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 78 (44.57%) Huawei
3 56 (32.00%) Nokia
4 25 (14.29%) NEC
5 21 (12.00%) Cisco
5 21 (12.00%) Nortel
6 15 (8.57%) Oracle
6 15 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 13 (7.43%) Juniper
8 9 (5.14%) BT
9 8 (4.57%) Greenplum
9 8 (4.57%) Business Objects
10 6 (3.43%) Redback
10 6 (3.43%) Tandberg
10 6 (3.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 5 (2.86%) Radware
12 4 (2.29%) Talend
12 4 (2.29%) Cramer
12 4 (2.29%) ZTE
12 4 (2.29%) IBM
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