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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 499 471 342
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -129
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 79 98 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.20% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.44% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 26
Average daily rate
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£270 £270 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £185 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £377 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £260 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
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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
23881 22408 24568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.70% 46.46% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13824 12877 12857
Average daily rate £399 £388 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1099 1030 1248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -9 51 £270 +8.00% 3
London +10 6 £365 +4.28% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £268 -
South West - 4 - -
North West -4 3 - - 3
East of England -21 2 £300 -
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Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 106 (69.28%) Telecoms
2 70 (45.75%) Huawei
3 67 (43.79%) 3G
4 64 (41.83%) Radio Access Network
5 63 (41.18%) LTE
6 53 (34.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 43 (28.10%) 2G
8 40 (26.14%) Nokia
9 39 (25.49%) Ethernet
10 32 (20.92%) Cisco
10 32 (20.92%) 4G
11 31 (20.26%) NEC
12 30 (19.61%) ATM
13 28 (18.30%) SDH
14 23 (15.03%) UMTS
15 22 (14.38%) SLA
15 22 (14.38%) Juniper
16 19 (12.42%) Nortel
16 19 (12.42%) MPLS
17 18 (11.76%) Project Management
18 17 (11.11%) GSM
19 16 (10.46%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (10.46%) Finance
19 16 (10.46%) Degree
19 16 (10.46%) Logistics
20 15 (9.80%) RNC
20 15 (9.80%) Firewall
20 15 (9.80%) SNMP
21 14 (9.15%) VPN
21 14 (9.15%) UNIX

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (2.61%) Apache
2 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (7.19%) MS Visio
2 9 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.96%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Summit
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (43.79%) 3G
2 64 (41.83%) Radio Access Network
3 63 (41.18%) LTE
4 43 (28.10%) 2G
5 39 (25.49%) Ethernet
6 32 (20.92%) 4G
7 30 (19.61%) ATM
8 28 (18.30%) SDH
9 23 (15.03%) UMTS
10 19 (12.42%) MPLS
11 17 (11.11%) GSM
12 15 (9.80%) RNC
12 15 (9.80%) Firewall
12 15 (9.80%) SNMP
13 14 (9.15%) VPN
13 14 (9.15%) IPsec
14 13 (8.50%) BGP
14 13 (8.50%) VoIP
15 11 (7.19%) DNS
16 10 (6.54%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (4.58%) MySQL
2 3 (1.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.31%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 106 (69.28%) Telecoms
2 16 (10.46%) Finance
3 9 (5.88%) Back Office
4 4 (2.61%) Billing
5 3 (1.96%) Front Office
6 2 (1.31%) German Language
7 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.65%) French Language
Job Titles
1 25 (16.34%) Design Engineer
2 18 (11.76%) Transmission Engineer
3 15 (9.80%) Field Engineer
3 15 (9.80%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 13 (8.50%) Architect
5 7 (4.58%) Developer
5 7 (4.58%) Support Engineer
5 7 (4.58%) IP Engineer
6 6 (3.92%) Databuild Engineer
6 6 (3.92%) RAN Engineer
6 6 (3.92%) Network Engineer
7 5 (3.27%) Project Engineer
7 5 (3.27%) Ericsson Engineer
8 4 (2.61%) Back Office Engineer
8 4 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (2.61%) Database Developer
9 3 (1.96%) Test Engineer
9 3 (1.96%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (1.96%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (1.96%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.27%) XML
2 3 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.65%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.31%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (1.31%) Video on Demand
3 2 (1.31%) Statistics
3 2 (1.31%) MPEG
4 1 (0.65%) Handset
4 1 (0.65%) GIS
4 1 (0.65%) CMDB
4 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.15%) UNIX
2 8 (5.23%) Linux
3 4 (2.61%) VMS
4 3 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (11.76%) Project Management
2 16 (10.46%) Logistics
3 14 (9.15%) Network Architecture
4 13 (8.50%) Network Planning
5 11 (7.19%) Network Management
6 10 (6.54%) Supplier Management
7 9 (5.88%) Validation
8 8 (5.23%) Line Management
9 7 (4.58%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.58%) Load Balancing
9 7 (4.58%) Network Design
10 6 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (3.92%) ETL
10 6 (3.92%) Configuration Management
11 5 (3.27%) ITIL
11 5 (3.27%) WFM
11 5 (3.27%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (3.27%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (2.61%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.88%) SQL
2 7 (4.58%) Perl
3 6 (3.92%) C
4 3 (1.96%) C#
4 3 (1.96%) C++
4 3 (1.96%) Java
5 2 (1.31%) VBA
6 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (10.46%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (10.46%) Degree
2 10 (6.54%) CCIE
3 5 (3.27%) CCNA
4 4 (2.61%) CCNP
5 3 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (1.96%) HND
5 3 (1.96%) CCSP
5 3 (1.96%) CCDP
6 2 (1.31%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.31%) CNA
6 2 (1.31%) Novell Certification
6 2 (1.31%) CISSP
7 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.65%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.38%) SLA
2 6 (3.92%) QA
3 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Xen
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.65%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (1.96%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.96%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.31%) OpenView
4 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.65%) Netcool
4 1 (0.65%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 70 (45.75%) Huawei
2 53 (34.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 40 (26.14%) Nokia
4 32 (20.92%) Cisco
5 31 (20.26%) NEC
6 22 (14.38%) Juniper
7 19 (12.42%) Nortel
8 13 (8.50%) BT
9 9 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 9 (5.88%) Microsoft
10 8 (5.23%) Oracle
11 7 (4.58%) Radware
11 7 (4.58%) CheckPoint
11 7 (4.58%) Redback
12 6 (3.92%) Business Objects
13 5 (3.27%) Mapinfo
13 5 (3.27%) Tandberg
13 5 (3.27%) ZTE
13 5 (3.27%) Ciena
14 4 (2.61%) Greenplum
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