The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 512 468 333
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -135
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 50 86 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.18% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.39% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 34
Average daily rate
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£300 £270 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £185 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £320 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £273 £260
% change year-on-year
+10.09% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22446 21846 24533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.86% 46.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12730 12205 12861
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1003 1114 1289
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.98 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 -45 30 £346 +28.24% 4
London -4 5 £308 -23.12% 3
North West -1 3 £245 -9.25% 1
East of England - 2 £300 - 1
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Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 115 (64.25%) Telecoms
2 70 (39.11%) 3G
3 67 (37.43%) Huawei
4 66 (36.87%) Radio Access Network
5 57 (31.84%) LTE
6 55 (30.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 49 (27.37%) 2G
8 39 (21.79%) Nokia
9 33 (18.44%) Ethernet
10 30 (16.76%) SDH
11 29 (16.20%) RNC
12 28 (15.64%) ATM
12 28 (15.64%) NEC
12 28 (15.64%) 4G
13 26 (14.53%) Cisco
14 23 (12.85%) UMTS
14 23 (12.85%) SLA
15 22 (12.29%) Nortel
16 19 (10.61%) GSM
16 19 (10.61%) Juniper
17 17 (9.50%) Project Management
17 17 (9.50%) Finance
17 17 (9.50%) SNMP
18 16 (8.94%) DWDM
18 16 (8.94%) MPLS
19 15 (8.38%) VPN
19 15 (8.38%) Logistics
19 15 (8.38%) Degree
20 14 (7.82%) Network Planning
20 14 (7.82%) Network Management

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (2.23%) Apache
2 1 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.91%) MS Office
3 4 (2.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.68%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Summit
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (39.11%) 3G
2 66 (36.87%) Radio Access Network
3 57 (31.84%) LTE
4 49 (27.37%) 2G
5 33 (18.44%) Ethernet
6 30 (16.76%) SDH
7 29 (16.20%) RNC
8 28 (15.64%) 4G
8 28 (15.64%) ATM
9 23 (12.85%) UMTS
10 19 (10.61%) GSM
11 17 (9.50%) SNMP
12 16 (8.94%) DWDM
12 16 (8.94%) MPLS
13 15 (8.38%) VPN
14 14 (7.82%) Firewall
15 13 (7.26%) BGP
16 12 (6.70%) VoIP
16 12 (6.70%) IPsec
17 10 (5.59%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.59%) MySQL
1 10 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (3.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 115 (64.25%) Telecoms
2 17 (9.50%) Finance
3 4 (2.23%) Back Office
4 3 (1.68%) Front Office
5 1 (0.56%) Billing
5 1 (0.56%) French Language
5 1 (0.56%) German Language
5 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (14.53%) Field Engineer
2 23 (12.85%) Design Engineer
3 17 (9.50%) Architect
4 14 (7.82%) Transmission Engineer
4 14 (7.82%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 11 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (6.15%) Network Engineer
6 9 (5.03%) Databuild Engineer
7 8 (4.47%) Ericsson Engineer
8 7 (3.91%) Test Leader
8 7 (3.91%) RAN Engineer
8 7 (3.91%) Support Engineer
8 7 (3.91%) Developer
9 6 (3.35%) Analyst
9 6 (3.35%) Network Design Engineer
10 5 (2.79%) Test Engineer
11 4 (2.23%) Project Engineer
11 4 (2.23%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.23%) Technical Leader
11 4 (2.23%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.59%) XML
2 5 (2.79%) .NET
2 5 (2.79%) J2EE
3 2 (1.12%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.56%) CGI
4 1 (0.56%) STL
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.79%) Smart Meter
2 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.12%) Statistics
3 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.56%) Handset
4 1 (0.56%) MPEG
4 1 (0.56%) GIS
4 1 (0.56%) CMDB
4 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.82%) UNIX
2 6 (3.35%) Linux
3 3 (1.68%) Windows
4 1 (0.56%) Android
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (9.50%) Project Management
2 15 (8.38%) Logistics
3 14 (7.82%) Network Planning
3 14 (7.82%) Network Management
4 12 (6.70%) ETL
5 11 (6.15%) Network Architecture
6 10 (5.59%) Validation
6 10 (5.59%) Network Design
6 10 (5.59%) Supplier Management
7 8 (4.47%) Time Management
7 8 (4.47%) ITIL
8 6 (3.35%) Business Development
8 6 (3.35%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (2.79%) Load Balancing
9 5 (2.79%) Web Development
9 5 (2.79%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.23%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (2.23%) WFM
10 4 (2.23%) Change Control
11 3 (1.68%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.59%) Perl
2 8 (4.47%) C++
2 8 (4.47%) Java
3 7 (3.91%) C#
3 7 (3.91%) SQL
4 6 (3.35%) C
5 2 (1.12%) VBA
6 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (8.38%) Degree
2 12 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.47%) CCIE
4 5 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.23%) CCNP
5 4 (2.23%) CCNA
6 2 (1.12%) CCDP
6 2 (1.12%) CISSP
6 2 (1.12%) CNA
6 2 (1.12%) Novell Certification
6 2 (1.12%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (1.12%) CCSP
7 1 (0.56%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.85%) SLA
2 5 (2.79%) QA
3 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Xen
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (1.68%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.56%) Netcool
3 1 (0.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 67 (37.43%) Huawei
2 55 (30.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 39 (21.79%) Nokia
4 28 (15.64%) NEC
5 26 (14.53%) Cisco
6 22 (12.29%) Nortel
7 19 (10.61%) Juniper
8 12 (6.70%) BT
9 11 (6.15%) Oracle
10 8 (4.47%) Microsoft
10 8 (4.47%) Greenplum
11 7 (3.91%) Talend
12 5 (2.79%) Redback
12 5 (2.79%) Radware
12 5 (2.79%) Mapinfo
13 4 (2.23%) CheckPoint
13 4 (2.23%) Business Objects
13 4 (2.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 3 (1.68%) F5
15 2 (1.12%) Aastra
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Bluefire Consulting
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