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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ericsson
Rank 524 396 450
Rank change year-on-year
-128 +54
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 78 198 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.42% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.92% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 45 13
Average daily rate £325 £285 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £349 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £284 £310
% change year-on-year
-1.32% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 -
Ericsson
UK

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
20185 21463 20154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.77% 45.74% 45.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12222 12712 11398
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 916 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -72 41 £330 +16.81%
London +6 17 £401 +33.50% 1
West Midlands -23 4 £240 -
South West -13 3 £225 -15.49% 1
Yorkshire -15 3 - -
North West -24 3 £270 -
East of England +3 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £250 -
North East - 1 - -
Ericsson
UK

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 112 (71.34%) Telecoms
2 79 (50.32%) Huawei
3 69 (43.95%) Nokia
4 63 (40.13%) 3G
5 46 (29.30%) 2G
6 39 (24.84%) LTE
6 39 (24.84%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 37 (23.57%) Radio Access Network
7 37 (23.57%) BT
8 28 (17.83%) 4G
9 25 (15.92%) ITIL
9 25 (15.92%) MS Excel
10 24 (15.29%) Nortel
11 23 (14.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 23 (14.65%) Project Management
12 22 (14.01%) SLA
12 22 (14.01%) RNC
13 20 (12.74%) Management Information System
14 18 (11.46%) Degree
15 17 (10.83%) ATM
16 16 (10.19%) ZTE
16 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
16 16 (10.19%) Siemens
16 16 (10.19%) Wireless
17 15 (9.55%) NEC
17 15 (9.55%) MS PowerPoint
17 15 (9.55%) Mapinfo
17 15 (9.55%) MS Office
18 14 (8.92%) NSN NetAct
19 13 (8.28%) NetCracker

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (3.18%) OpenStack
1 5 (3.18%) Smallworld
2 1 (0.64%) CMS
2 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.64%) MTS
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (15.92%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.55%) MS Office
2 15 (9.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (5.10%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.18%) AutoCAD
4 5 (3.18%) MS Project
5 3 (1.91%) Maya
6 2 (1.27%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (1.27%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (1.27%) Final Cut Pro
6 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) OpenText Process Suite
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (40.13%) 3G
2 46 (29.30%) 2G
3 39 (24.84%) LTE
4 37 (23.57%) Radio Access Network
5 28 (17.83%) 4G
6 22 (14.01%) RNC
7 17 (10.83%) ATM
8 16 (10.19%) Wireless
9 13 (8.28%) Ethernet
10 12 (7.64%) VoLTE
11 9 (5.73%) SDH
12 8 (5.10%) DWDM
12 8 (5.10%) MPLS
13 7 (4.46%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (3.82%) GSM
14 6 (3.82%) VoIP
15 5 (3.18%) Network Security
15 5 (3.18%) VPN
16 4 (2.55%) MD110
16 4 (2.55%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.46%) MySQL
2 5 (3.18%) DB2
2 5 (3.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.91%) MS Access
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.64%) OrientDB
5 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.55%) JIRA
2 2 (1.27%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.64%) Selenium
3 1 (0.64%) Subversion
3 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 112 (71.34%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.64%) Finance
3 10 (6.37%) Back Office
4 7 (4.46%) Billing
5 1 (0.64%) Electronics
5 1 (0.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (10.83%) RAN Engineer
2 14 (8.92%) Telecoms Engineer
3 13 (8.28%) Architect
3 13 (8.28%) Field Engineer
4 10 (6.37%) Transmission Engineer
5 9 (5.73%) Design Engineer
5 9 (5.73%) Project Manager
6 8 (5.10%) Back Office Engineer
6 8 (5.10%) LTE Engineer
7 7 (4.46%) Network Engineer
7 7 (4.46%) Optimisation Engineer
8 6 (3.82%) Analyst
8 6 (3.82%) Ericsson Engineer
8 6 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.82%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.18%) 3G Engineer
9 5 (3.18%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
9 5 (3.18%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (3.18%) Data Centre Architect
9 5 (3.18%) Senior 3G Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.91%) XML
2 1 (0.64%) COM
2 1 (0.64%) JSON
2 1 (0.64%) REST
2 1 (0.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.74%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.37%) BBC
4 7 (4.46%) iDTV
5 6 (3.82%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.82%) IPTV
5 6 (3.82%) STB
6 5 (3.18%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.18%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.18%) Over-the-Top Content
6 5 (3.18%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.18%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.55%) Statistics
8 3 (1.91%) Frameworx
9 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.27%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.27%) User Experience
10 1 (0.64%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.64%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.64%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.01%) Unix
2 6 (3.82%) Linux
3 5 (3.18%) Windows
4 1 (0.64%) Android
4 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.64%) Solaris
4 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.92%) ITIL
2 23 (14.65%) Project Management
3 12 (7.64%) PRINCE2
4 11 (7.01%) Migration
4 11 (7.01%) Service Management
5 10 (6.37%) Change Control
5 10 (6.37%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (6.37%) ETL
5 10 (6.37%) Fault Management
6 8 (5.10%) Line Management
6 8 (5.10%) Network Planning
7 7 (4.46%) CRM
7 7 (4.46%) eTOM
7 7 (4.46%) Network Management
7 7 (4.46%) Presales
8 6 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (3.82%) ERP
8 6 (3.82%) Fault Analysis
8 6 (3.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.18%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.73%) SQL
2 4 (2.55%) MapBasic
3 3 (1.91%) C
3 3 (1.91%) Java
3 3 (1.91%) VBA
4 2 (1.27%) Perl
4 2 (1.27%) Python
5 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.64%) C#
5 1 (0.64%) C++
5 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.64%) Ruby
5 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (11.46%) Degree
2 8 (5.10%) HNC
3 6 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (2.55%) CCNP
5 4 (2.55%) HND
5 4 (2.55%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.55%) PMP
6 3 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.27%) CCIE
7 2 (1.27%) CCNA
7 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.64%) APMP
8 1 (0.64%) CCVP
8 1 (0.64%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.64%) ISEB
8 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.01%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) GCP
2 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.27%) KVM
2 2 (1.27%) StorNext
2 2 (1.27%) vSphere
2 2 (1.27%) Xsan
3 1 (0.64%) Varnish
3 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (8.92%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.64%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.64%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.64%) Netcool
2 1 (0.64%) OpenView
2 1 (0.64%) OPNET
2 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 79 (50.32%) Huawei
2 69 (43.95%) Nokia
3 39 (24.84%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 37 (23.57%) BT
5 24 (15.29%) Nortel
6 23 (14.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
7 16 (10.19%) Siemens
7 16 (10.19%) ZTE
8 15 (9.55%) Mapinfo
8 15 (9.55%) NEC
9 13 (8.28%) NetCracker
10 12 (7.64%) Remedy
11 11 (7.01%) Amdocs
12 10 (6.37%) Cisco
13 9 (5.73%) Oracle
14 7 (4.46%) HP
14 7 (4.46%) VMware
15 6 (3.82%) Actix
15 6 (3.82%) EMC
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