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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ericsson
UK / England
Rank 498 521 427
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -94
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 75 83 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.42% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 32
Median daily rate £258 £300 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.16% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £181 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £290 £290
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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
18790 19695 21156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.22% 43.02% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11682 11744 12637
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 668 803 935
Median hourly rate £19.88 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Ericsson as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +33 55 £260 -18.75%
London +1 6 £205 -48.81%
North West +26 3 - - 1
West Midlands -10 3 £300 +25.00% 1
South West +3 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Ericsson
UK

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 71 (59.17%) Telecoms
2 54 (45.00%) LTE
3 51 (42.50%) ITIL
4 47 (39.17%) Huawei
5 43 (35.83%) Microsoft
5 43 (35.83%) 3G
6 42 (35.00%) 2G
6 42 (35.00%) MS Excel
7 37 (30.83%) Nokia
7 37 (30.83%) Management Information System
7 37 (30.83%) Project Management
8 36 (30.00%) PRINCE2
8 36 (30.00%) 4G
8 36 (30.00%) ITIL V3
8 36 (30.00%) VoLTE
9 35 (29.17%) Remedy
9 35 (29.17%) Wi-Fi
10 34 (28.33%) MS Project
11 24 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
12 20 (16.67%) Nokia Networks
13 16 (13.33%) Juniper
13 16 (13.33%) CCNP
13 16 (13.33%) SLA
13 16 (13.33%) Cisco
13 16 (13.33%) TCP/IP
13 16 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (12.50%) CCNA
15 13 (10.83%) CCIE
15 13 (10.83%) Back Office
15 13 (10.83%) Wireshark

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 34 (28.33%) MS Project
3 5 (4.17%) MS Office
4 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.67%) Unica
2 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 54 (45.00%) LTE
2 43 (35.83%) 3G
3 42 (35.00%) 2G
4 36 (30.00%) 4G
4 36 (30.00%) VoLTE
5 35 (29.17%) Wi-Fi
6 24 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
7 16 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 13 (10.83%) Wireshark
9 11 (9.17%) GSM
10 9 (7.50%) UMTS
11 7 (5.83%) Ethernet
12 6 (5.00%) RNC
13 5 (4.17%) ATM
13 5 (4.17%) DNS
13 5 (4.17%) FTP
13 5 (4.17%) SNMP
13 5 (4.17%) UTRAN
14 4 (3.33%) MGW
14 4 (3.33%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.83%) MySQL
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 71 (59.17%) Telecoms
2 13 (10.83%) Back Office
3 9 (7.50%) Finance
4 4 (3.33%) Billing
5 2 (1.67%) Electronics
5 2 (1.67%) Legal
5 2 (1.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (29.17%) Project Manager
2 34 (28.33%) Voice Project Manager
3 10 (8.33%) Core Network Project Manager
3 10 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 10 (8.33%) Network Project Manager
4 9 (7.50%) Optimisation Engineer
5 8 (6.67%) Field Engineer
6 7 (5.83%) 3G Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) 4G Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) Coordinator
7 6 (5.00%) Radio Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) RAN Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Telecoms Manager
8 5 (4.17%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 4 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.33%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) Middleware
2 2 (1.67%) XML
3 1 (0.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (30.83%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.50%) IPTV
3 3 (2.50%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (2.50%) Video on Demand
4 2 (1.67%) Statistics
4 2 (1.67%) STB
5 1 (0.83%) CMDB
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.00%) Linux
1 6 (5.00%) Unix
2 3 (2.50%) Android
2 3 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.50%) ITIL
2 37 (30.83%) Project Management
3 36 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 36 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (6.67%) Service Management
5 7 (5.83%) Network Design
6 5 (4.17%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 5 (4.17%) Performance Management
7 4 (3.33%) Change Control
7 4 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.33%) Presales
8 3 (2.50%) CRM
8 3 (2.50%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (2.50%) Migration
8 3 (2.50%) Network Architecture
8 3 (2.50%) Programme Management
8 3 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.50%) Test Management
8 3 (2.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.33%) SQL
2 3 (2.50%) VBA
3 2 (1.67%) C#
3 2 (1.67%) C++
3 2 (1.67%) Perl
3 2 (1.67%) Ruby
4 1 (0.83%) C
4 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) CCNP
1 16 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (12.50%) CCNA
3 13 (10.83%) CCIE
4 10 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (1.67%) CCIP
5 2 (1.67%) JNCIA
5 2 (1.67%) PMP
6 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.83%) ISEB
6 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Amdocs OSS
2 3 (2.50%) Nagios
3 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.83%) Netcool
3 1 (0.83%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 47 (39.17%) Huawei
2 43 (35.83%) Microsoft
3 37 (30.83%) Nokia
4 35 (29.17%) Remedy
5 20 (16.67%) Nokia Networks
6 16 (13.33%) Cisco
6 16 (13.33%) Juniper
7 9 (7.50%) Nortel
8 6 (5.00%) NEC
9 4 (3.33%) Amdocs
9 4 (3.33%) Tellabs
10 3 (2.50%) Cramer
10 3 (2.50%) Greenplum
10 3 (2.50%) IBM
10 3 (2.50%) Oracle
10 3 (2.50%) Samsung
10 3 (2.50%) VMware
11 2 (1.67%) Alterian
11 2 (1.67%) Citrix
11 2 (1.67%) Mapinfo