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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 400 448 376
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -72
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 187 128 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.55% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 22 23
Average daily rate
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£290 £209 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.92% -23.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £141 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £238 £274
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £34.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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
23060 23462 20410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.55% 45.66% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13389 13412 11202
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 997 1033 1135
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +1 97 £285 +40.74% 2
London +3 25 £300 -
North West -5 18 £260 -10.34% 1
West Midlands -8 11 £260 +52.94%
Yorkshire - 7 £263 -
East Midlands - 7 £320 -
East of England - 2 £325 -
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Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 207 (62.73%) Telecoms
2 164 (49.70%) Radio Access Network
3 140 (42.42%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 110 (33.33%) 3G
5 104 (31.52%) GSM
6 100 (30.30%) SLA
6 100 (30.30%) 2G
7 95 (28.79%) RNC
8 93 (28.18%) LTE
9 91 (27.58%) Nokia
10 89 (26.97%) UMTS
11 85 (25.76%) SDH
12 83 (25.15%) Huawei
13 82 (24.85%) 4G
14 72 (21.82%) Ethernet
15 66 (20.00%) ATM
16 64 (19.39%) WFM
17 62 (18.79%) Line Management
18 61 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
19 52 (15.76%) Network Planning
20 40 (12.12%) Wireless
21 39 (11.82%) Nortel
22 37 (11.21%) NSN NetAct
23 31 (9.39%) HSPA
24 29 (8.79%) Service Delivery
25 28 (8.48%) GPRS
26 26 (7.88%) MS Office
27 25 (7.58%) NEC
28 24 (7.27%) C
29 23 (6.97%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (7.88%) MS Office
2 15 (4.55%) AutoCAD
3 14 (4.24%) MS Excel
4 7 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.52%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.61%) MS Project
7 1 (0.30%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (3.94%) Oracle Cash Management
2 12 (3.64%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 164 (49.70%) Radio Access Network
2 110 (33.33%) 3G
3 104 (31.52%) GSM
4 100 (30.30%) 2G
5 95 (28.79%) RNC
6 93 (28.18%) LTE
7 89 (26.97%) UMTS
8 85 (25.76%) SDH
9 82 (24.85%) 4G
10 72 (21.82%) Ethernet
11 66 (20.00%) ATM
12 40 (12.12%) Wireless
13 31 (9.39%) HSPA
14 28 (8.48%) GPRS
15 22 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
16 18 (5.45%) MPLS
16 18 (5.45%) VoLTE
17 17 (5.15%) WiMAX
18 16 (4.85%) GPON
18 16 (4.85%) CDMA2000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.52%) MS Access
2 4 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.21%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.91%) MySQL
3 3 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) ProC
1 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 207 (62.73%) Telecoms
2 21 (6.36%) Back Office
3 7 (2.12%) Electronics
3 7 (2.12%) Finance
4 4 (1.21%) Legal
4 4 (1.21%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.91%) Front Office
6 2 (0.61%) German Language
7 1 (0.30%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.30%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 86 (26.06%) Field Engineer
2 32 (9.70%) RAN Engineer
3 22 (6.67%) Transmission Engineer
4 13 (3.94%) Design Engineer
4 13 (3.94%) Integration Engineer
5 12 (3.64%) Configuration Engineer
6 11 (3.33%) RAN Configuration Engineer
6 11 (3.33%) Performance Engineer
7 10 (3.03%) Back Office Engineer
8 9 (2.73%) RAN Performance Engineer
9 8 (2.42%) Site Engineer
9 8 (2.42%) Senior Design Engineer
9 8 (2.42%) Ericsson Engineer
9 8 (2.42%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (2.12%) Network Planner
10 7 (2.12%) Voice Engineer
10 7 (2.12%) Databuild Engineer
11 6 (1.82%) Commissioning Engineer
11 6 (1.82%) Senior Voice Engineer
11 6 (1.82%) Voice Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.61%) .NET
1 2 (0.61%) XML
2 1 (0.30%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.03%) Statistics
4 6 (1.82%) IVR
5 5 (1.52%) Handset
6 2 (0.61%) PMI
7 1 (0.30%) GIS
7 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.30%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.30%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.21%) UNIX
1 4 (1.21%) Linux
2 1 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (19.39%) WFM
2 62 (18.79%) Line Management
3 61 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (15.76%) Network Planning
5 29 (8.79%) Service Delivery
6 19 (5.76%) ETL
6 19 (5.76%) Configuration Management
6 19 (5.76%) Performance Management
7 16 (4.85%) Project Management
8 13 (3.94%) Network Design
9 10 (3.03%) Resource Management
9 10 (3.03%) ITIL
10 8 (2.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (2.12%) Network Management
11 7 (2.12%) Validation
12 6 (1.82%) Service Management
13 5 (1.52%) PRINCE2
13 5 (1.52%) Change Management
13 5 (1.52%) Logistics
13 5 (1.52%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.27%) C
2 21 (6.36%) SQL
3 19 (5.76%) Perl
4 4 (1.21%) C#
4 4 (1.21%) C++
5 2 (0.61%) Java
6 1 (0.30%) VBA
6 1 (0.30%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 23 (6.97%) Degree
2 17 (5.15%) HND
3 11 (3.33%) HNC
4 9 (2.73%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.12%) PMP
6 4 (1.21%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.61%) CCNA
7 2 (0.61%) ISEB
7 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.30%) CCNP
8 1 (0.30%) PgMP
8 1 (0.30%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.30%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (30.30%) SLA
2 16 (4.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 37 (11.21%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.61%) Netcool
Vendors
1 140 (42.42%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 91 (27.58%) Nokia
3 83 (25.15%) Huawei
4 39 (11.82%) Nortel
5 25 (7.58%) NEC
6 23 (6.97%) Oracle
7 18 (5.45%) Amdocs
8 17 (5.15%) Cramer
9 9 (2.73%) Cisco
10 7 (2.12%) Microsoft
10 7 (2.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 5 (1.52%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.52%) Siemens
11 5 (1.52%) Mapinfo
12 4 (1.21%) ComArch
13 3 (0.91%) Citrix
13 3 (0.91%) Remedy
13 3 (0.91%) BT
13 3 (0.91%) Greenplum
13 3 (0.91%) Actix
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