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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ericsson
UK / England
Rank 527 530 388
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -142
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 52 78 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.17% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.39% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 47
Median daily rate £259 £305 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.16% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £354 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £280 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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
18566 20123 21455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 42.89% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11657 12204 12578
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 673 784 895
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.46 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £55.00 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Ericsson as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +5 31 - - 1
London +2 9 £205 -46.08% 2
West Midlands 0 4 £300 -
North West +25 3 £400 +48.14% 2
East Midlands - 3 - -
Yorkshire +5 1 £260 -25.71%
Ericsson
UK

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 73 (58.40%) Telecoms
2 58 (46.40%) LTE
3 52 (41.60%) ITIL
4 50 (40.00%) Huawei
5 49 (39.20%) 3G
6 48 (38.40%) 2G
7 44 (35.20%) MS Excel
7 44 (35.20%) Microsoft
8 42 (33.60%) VoLTE
9 41 (32.80%) Project Management
10 39 (31.20%) Remedy
10 39 (31.20%) Management Information System
10 39 (31.20%) Nokia
10 39 (31.20%) PRINCE2
10 39 (31.20%) 4G
11 38 (30.40%) ITIL V3
12 37 (29.60%) Wi-Fi
13 36 (28.80%) MS Project
14 22 (17.60%) Nokia Networks
15 21 (16.80%) Radio Access Network
16 18 (14.40%) Juniper
16 18 (14.40%) SLA
16 18 (14.40%) Cisco
17 17 (13.60%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (13.60%) CCNP
18 16 (12.80%) TCP/IP
19 15 (12.00%) CCNA
20 13 (10.40%) CCIE
20 13 (10.40%) Back Office
20 13 (10.40%) Wireshark

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.60%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (35.20%) MS Excel
2 36 (28.80%) MS Project
3 7 (5.60%) MS Office
4 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.60%) Unica
2 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 58 (46.40%) LTE
2 49 (39.20%) 3G
3 48 (38.40%) 2G
4 42 (33.60%) VoLTE
5 39 (31.20%) 4G
6 37 (29.60%) Wi-Fi
7 21 (16.80%) Radio Access Network
8 16 (12.80%) TCP/IP
9 13 (10.40%) Wireshark
10 10 (8.00%) GSM
10 10 (8.00%) UMTS
11 7 (5.60%) RNC
12 6 (4.80%) Ethernet
12 6 (4.80%) MGW
13 5 (4.00%) ATM
13 5 (4.00%) DNS
13 5 (4.00%) FTP
13 5 (4.00%) SNMP
13 5 (4.00%) UTRAN
13 5 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.80%) MySQL
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) JIRA
General
1 73 (58.40%) Telecoms
2 13 (10.40%) Back Office
3 7 (5.60%) Finance
4 4 (3.20%) Billing
5 3 (2.40%) French Language
6 2 (1.60%) Electronics
6 2 (1.60%) Legal
6 2 (1.60%) Marketing
6 2 (1.60%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (29.60%) Project Manager
2 36 (28.80%) Voice Project Manager
3 11 (8.80%) Optimisation Engineer
4 10 (8.00%) Core Network Project Manager
4 10 (8.00%) Network Manager
4 10 (8.00%) Network Project Manager
5 9 (7.20%) Field Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) 3G Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) Coordinator
6 7 (5.60%) Network Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) Radio Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) 4G Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
8 5 (4.00%) RAN Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Telecoms Manager
8 5 (4.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.40%) Middleware
2 2 (1.60%) XML
3 1 (0.80%) .NET
3 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (31.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.40%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.40%) IPTV
3 3 (2.40%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (2.40%) Video on Demand
4 2 (1.60%) STB
5 1 (0.80%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.00%) Linux
1 5 (4.00%) Unix
2 3 (2.40%) Android
2 3 (2.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.60%) ITIL
2 41 (32.80%) Project Management
3 39 (31.20%) PRINCE2
4 38 (30.40%) ITIL V3
5 8 (6.40%) Network Design
6 7 (5.60%) Performance Management
7 5 (4.00%) Network Architecture
7 5 (4.00%) Service Management
8 4 (3.20%) CRM
8 4 (3.20%) Presales
9 3 (2.40%) B2B
9 3 (2.40%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.40%) Change Control
9 3 (2.40%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.40%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.40%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (2.40%) Logistics
9 3 (2.40%) Network Optimisation
9 3 (2.40%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.40%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.80%) SQL
2 3 (2.40%) VBA
3 2 (1.60%) C#
3 2 (1.60%) C++
3 2 (1.60%) Perl
3 2 (1.60%) Ruby
4 1 (0.80%) C
4 1 (0.80%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (13.60%) CCNP
1 17 (13.60%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (12.00%) CCNA
3 13 (10.40%) CCIE
4 10 (8.00%) Degree
5 3 (2.40%) PMP
6 2 (1.60%) CCIP
6 2 (1.60%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.80%) ISEB
7 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.80%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (2.40%) Nagios
2 1 (0.80%) Netcool
Vendors
1 50 (40.00%) Huawei
2 44 (35.20%) Microsoft
3 39 (31.20%) Nokia
3 39 (31.20%) Remedy
4 22 (17.60%) Nokia Networks
5 18 (14.40%) Cisco
5 18 (14.40%) Juniper
6 10 (8.00%) Nortel
7 8 (6.40%) NEC
8 4 (3.20%) Tellabs
8 4 (3.20%) Virgin Media
9 3 (2.40%) Amdocs
9 3 (2.40%) BT
9 3 (2.40%) Cramer
9 3 (2.40%) Greenplum
9 3 (2.40%) IBM
9 3 (2.40%) Mapinfo
9 3 (2.40%) Samsung
9 3 (2.40%) VMware
9 3 (2.40%) ZyXEL