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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 351 396 316
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -80
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 226 143 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.32% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 0.70% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 17 25
Average daily rate
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£285 £238 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £157 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £261 £270
% change year-on-year
+8.13% -3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
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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
21036 20430 18658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.48% 45.47% 45.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 11437 10212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £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 856 893 1121
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 £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £39.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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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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 +65 131 £285 +34.11% 6
London -12 27 £300 - 1
North West -5 20 £260 - 1
West Midlands +3 16 £260 +20.23%
South West +1 13 £268 - 1
Yorkshire +4 7 - - 1
East Midlands - 6 £320 -
East of England - 1 - -
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Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 212 (63.28%) Telecoms
2 166 (49.55%) Radio Access Network
3 138 (41.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 111 (33.13%) 3G
5 101 (30.15%) 2G
5 101 (30.15%) SLA
6 98 (29.25%) GSM
7 94 (28.06%) LTE
8 93 (27.76%) RNC
9 90 (26.87%) Nokia
10 85 (25.37%) UMTS
11 82 (24.48%) Ethernet
11 82 (24.48%) 4G
12 80 (23.88%) Huawei
13 79 (23.58%) SDH
14 67 (20.00%) ATM
15 65 (19.40%) WFM
15 65 (19.40%) Line Management
16 60 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
17 50 (14.93%) Network Planning
18 40 (11.94%) NSN NetAct
19 39 (11.64%) Nortel
20 37 (11.04%) Wireless
21 35 (10.45%) NEC
22 29 (8.66%) VCP4
22 29 (8.66%) Service Delivery
23 27 (8.06%) Back Office
23 27 (8.06%) HSPA
24 26 (7.76%) C
25 24 (7.16%) Oracle

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (6.27%) MS Office
2 14 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.18%) AutoCAD
3 9 (2.69%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project
5 1 (0.30%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (3.88%) Oracle Cash Management
2 12 (3.58%) Minerva
Communications & Networking
1 166 (49.55%) Radio Access Network
2 111 (33.13%) 3G
3 101 (30.15%) 2G
4 98 (29.25%) GSM
5 94 (28.06%) LTE
6 93 (27.76%) RNC
7 85 (25.37%) UMTS
8 82 (24.48%) Ethernet
8 82 (24.48%) 4G
9 79 (23.58%) SDH
10 67 (20.00%) ATM
11 37 (11.04%) Wireless
12 27 (8.06%) HSPA
13 23 (6.87%) GPRS
14 18 (5.37%) MPLS
14 18 (5.37%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (5.07%) WiMAX
16 16 (4.78%) VoLTE
17 14 (4.18%) GPON
17 14 (4.18%) CDMA2000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (1.49%) MySQL
3 4 (1.19%) MS Access
3 4 (1.19%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 212 (63.28%) Telecoms
2 27 (8.06%) Back Office
3 8 (2.39%) Finance
4 7 (2.09%) Electronics
5 5 (1.49%) Legal
6 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.19%) Front Office
7 3 (0.90%) Billing
7 3 (0.90%) Marketing
8 1 (0.30%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.30%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 86 (25.67%) Field Engineer
2 31 (9.25%) Transmission Engineer
3 29 (8.66%) RAN Engineer
4 16 (4.78%) Back Office Engineer
5 12 (3.58%) Configuration Engineer
6 11 (3.28%) RAN Configuration Engineer
6 11 (3.28%) Design Engineer
7 9 (2.69%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (2.69%) Performance Engineer
8 8 (2.39%) Network Planner
8 8 (2.39%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (2.09%) Site Engineer
9 7 (2.09%) Databuild Engineer
9 7 (2.09%) Senior Design Engineer
9 7 (2.09%) RAN Performance Engineer
10 6 (1.79%) Designer
10 6 (1.79%) Architect
10 6 (1.79%) Developer
11 5 (1.49%) Support Engineer
11 5 (1.49%) Transmission Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.90%) XML
2 2 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (0.60%) .NET
3 1 (0.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.69%) Statistics
4 4 (1.19%) Handset
4 4 (1.19%) IVR
4 4 (1.19%) MPEG
5 2 (0.60%) PMI
6 1 (0.30%) GIS
6 1 (0.30%) Economics
6 1 (0.30%) IPTV
6 1 (0.30%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.30%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.30%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.30%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.09%) UNIX
1 7 (2.09%) Linux
2 1 (0.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.40%) WFM
1 65 (19.40%) Line Management
2 60 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (14.93%) Network Planning
4 29 (8.66%) Service Delivery
5 20 (5.97%) ETL
6 19 (5.67%) Project Management
7 18 (5.37%) Performance Management
8 17 (5.07%) Configuration Management
9 13 (3.88%) ITIL
10 10 (2.99%) Network Design
11 8 (2.39%) eTOM
11 8 (2.39%) Resource Management
11 8 (2.39%) Validation
11 8 (2.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (2.09%) Service Management
13 6 (1.79%) PRINCE2
13 6 (1.79%) Migration
13 6 (1.79%) Logistics
14 5 (1.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.76%) C
2 22 (6.57%) Perl
2 22 (6.57%) SQL
3 5 (1.49%) C#
3 5 (1.49%) C++
4 3 (0.90%) Java
5 1 (0.30%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 29 (8.66%) VCP4
2 23 (6.87%) Degree
3 18 (5.37%) HND
4 11 (3.28%) HNC
5 7 (2.09%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.49%) PMP
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.90%) CCNA
7 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.90%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.30%) PgMP
8 1 (0.30%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.30%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.30%) ISEB
8 1 (0.30%) CCNP
8 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (30.15%) SLA
2 14 (4.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 40 (11.94%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (0.90%) OpenView
2 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.90%) Netcool
3 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 138 (41.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 90 (26.87%) Nokia
3 80 (23.88%) Huawei
4 39 (11.64%) Nortel
5 35 (10.45%) NEC
6 24 (7.16%) Oracle
7 15 (4.48%) Cramer
8 14 (4.18%) Amdocs
9 12 (3.58%) Cisco
10 7 (2.09%) Business Objects
10 7 (2.09%) Microsoft
10 7 (2.09%) BT
11 5 (1.49%) Greenplum
11 5 (1.49%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 4 (1.19%) Tandberg
12 4 (1.19%) Mapinfo
13 3 (0.90%) SGI
13 3 (0.90%) Remedy
13 3 (0.90%) Actix
13 3 (0.90%) BMC
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