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 3 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 506 524 461
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -63
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 79 52 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.23% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 15
Average daily rate
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£270 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £357 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
22699 22214 21524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.99% 44.93% 46.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13663 12543 11990
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 985 996 1107
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 -9 42 £270 -22.02%
London -12 7 £313 +1.62% 1
West Midlands +9 6 £270 - 1
North West -15 5 £260 +6.12%
Yorkshire - 4 £270 -
North East - 3 £255 -
East Midlands - 2 £270 -
East of England +2 1 £330 +10.00%
South West -2 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £270 -
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Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 156 (68.42%) Telecoms
2 92 (40.35%) Radio Access Network
3 81 (35.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 72 (31.58%) GSM
5 69 (30.26%) 2G
6 68 (29.82%) 3G
7 64 (28.07%) Huawei
8 63 (27.63%) UMTS
9 61 (26.75%) Nokia
10 60 (26.32%) SDH
11 57 (25.00%) RNC
12 56 (24.56%) SLA
13 55 (24.12%) LTE
14 49 (21.49%) 4G
15 47 (20.61%) ATM
16 44 (19.30%) Ethernet
17 37 (16.23%) Line Management
18 36 (15.79%) WFM
18 36 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
19 29 (12.72%) Nortel
20 27 (11.84%) GPRS
21 26 (11.40%) MS Office
22 24 (10.53%) Wireless
22 24 (10.53%) HSPA
23 23 (10.09%) Network Planning
24 22 (9.65%) MS Excel
25 19 (8.33%) Degree
25 19 (8.33%) Amdocs
26 18 (7.89%) Performance Management
27 17 (7.46%) Wi-Fi

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 1 (0.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 26 (11.40%) MS Office
2 22 (9.65%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (4.39%) AutoCAD
5 5 (2.19%) MS Project
6 3 (1.32%) Maya
6 3 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.44%) Summit
2 1 (0.44%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 92 (40.35%) Radio Access Network
2 72 (31.58%) GSM
3 69 (30.26%) 2G
4 68 (29.82%) 3G
5 63 (27.63%) UMTS
6 60 (26.32%) SDH
7 57 (25.00%) RNC
8 55 (24.12%) LTE
9 49 (21.49%) 4G
10 47 (20.61%) ATM
11 44 (19.30%) Ethernet
12 27 (11.84%) GPRS
13 24 (10.53%) Wireless
13 24 (10.53%) HSPA
14 17 (7.46%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (7.02%) VoLTE
16 14 (6.14%) MPLS
16 14 (6.14%) DSL
17 13 (5.70%) WiMAX
18 12 (5.26%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.32%) MS Access
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) ProC
General
1 156 (68.42%) Telecoms
2 11 (4.82%) Back Office
3 5 (2.19%) Finance
4 3 (1.32%) Legal
4 3 (1.32%) Electronics
4 3 (1.32%) Marketing
4 3 (1.32%) German Language
4 3 (1.32%) Front Office
5 2 (0.88%) Swedish Language
5 2 (0.88%) Danish Language
6 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (26.75%) Field Engineer
2 16 (7.02%) RAN Engineer
3 10 (4.39%) Radio Engineer
3 10 (4.39%) Performance Engineer
4 8 (3.51%) Integration Engineer
4 8 (3.51%) RAN Performance Engineer
5 7 (3.07%) Transmission Engineer
5 7 (3.07%) Site Engineer
5 7 (3.07%) Voice Engineer
5 7 (3.07%) Design Engineer
6 6 (2.63%) Ericsson Engineer
7 5 (2.19%) Microwave Engineer
7 5 (2.19%) Project Manager
8 4 (1.75%) Consultant
8 4 (1.75%) Senior Voice Engineer
8 4 (1.75%) Configuration Engineer
8 4 (1.75%) RAN Configuration Engineer
8 4 (1.75%) Voice Design Engineer
9 3 (1.32%) IP Engineer
9 3 (1.32%) Commissioning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.75%) .NET
2 3 (1.32%) Web Services
3 2 (0.88%) XML
4 1 (0.44%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.82%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.95%) Statistics
2 9 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.75%) IVR
4 3 (1.32%) Handset
5 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.88%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.44%) PMI
6 1 (0.44%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.75%) UNIX
2 3 (1.32%) Linux
3 1 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.23%) Line Management
2 36 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (15.79%) WFM
3 23 (10.09%) Network Planning
4 18 (7.89%) Performance Management
5 17 (7.46%) Service Delivery
6 15 (6.58%) Network Design
6 15 (6.58%) Configuration Management
6 15 (6.58%) Project Management
7 11 (4.82%) PRINCE2
8 10 (4.39%) Resource Management
9 9 (3.95%) ITIL
9 9 (3.95%) Migration
10 8 (3.51%) ETL
10 8 (3.51%) Service Management
11 7 (3.07%) Network Management
12 6 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (2.63%) Change Control
13 5 (2.19%) Network Architecture
14 4 (1.75%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.02%) C
2 9 (3.95%) SQL
3 6 (2.63%) Perl
4 4 (1.75%) C#
5 3 (1.32%) C++
6 2 (0.88%) VBA
7 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (8.33%) Degree
2 8 (3.51%) HND
2 8 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.07%) PMP
4 5 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.32%) HNC
5 3 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.32%) CCNA
6 2 (0.88%) ISEB
6 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.88%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.44%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) CCNP
7 1 (0.44%) ACCA
7 1 (0.44%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (24.56%) SLA
2 10 (4.39%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) NDS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.95%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (1.32%) Netcool
3 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.44%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.44%) OpenView
Vendors
1 81 (35.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 64 (28.07%) Huawei
3 61 (26.75%) Nokia
4 29 (12.72%) Nortel
5 19 (8.33%) Amdocs
6 13 (5.70%) NEC
7 11 (4.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 11 (4.82%) Microsoft
8 9 (3.95%) Cramer
9 8 (3.51%) BT
9 8 (3.51%) Mapinfo
9 8 (3.51%) Oracle
10 7 (3.07%) Remedy
11 5 (2.19%) Cisco
12 4 (1.75%) Siemens
12 4 (1.75%) ComArch
13 3 (1.32%) IBM
14 2 (0.88%) SAP
14 2 (0.88%) HP
14 2 (0.88%) Juniper
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