The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 26 4 21
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 2 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.21% 14.97% 5.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% 29.79% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£240 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £260 £290
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
91 94 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 55.15% 50.27% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 38 50
Average daily rate £388 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 17
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -56.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £14.45 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.50 £51.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ericsson across the Guildford region.

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 25 (89.29%) Telecoms
2 15 (53.57%) 2G
2 15 (53.57%) 3G
3 14 (50.00%) Nokia
3 14 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 14 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle Cash Management
4 11 (39.29%) Network Planning
4 11 (39.29%) LTE
4 11 (39.29%) NSN NetAct
4 11 (39.29%) Nortel
4 11 (39.29%) Perl
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle
5 9 (32.14%) HNC
5 9 (32.14%) HND
6 7 (25.00%) Back Office
6 7 (25.00%) Electronics
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.29%) Degree
7 4 (14.29%) Wireless
7 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
8 3 (10.71%) ATM
8 3 (10.71%) NEC
8 3 (10.71%) Service Management
9 2 (7.14%) Demand Management
9 2 (7.14%) 4G
9 2 (7.14%) F5
9 2 (7.14%) HSRP
9 2 (7.14%) QA

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Business Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) 2G
1 15 (53.57%) 3G
2 14 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 11 (39.29%) LTE
4 4 (14.29%) Wireless
4 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 3 (10.71%) ATM
6 2 (7.14%) 4G
6 2 (7.14%) HSRP
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall
6 2 (7.14%) DNS
6 2 (7.14%) MPLS
6 2 (7.14%) OSPF
6 2 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (3.57%) GSM
7 1 (3.57%) SDH
7 1 (3.57%) UMTS
7 1 (3.57%) RNC
General
1 25 (89.29%) Telecoms
2 7 (25.00%) Back Office
2 7 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) RAN Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) RAN Configuration Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Back Office Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Transmission Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IP Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Service Implementation Manager
5 2 (7.14%) OSS Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Databuild Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Network Planning
2 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Demand Management
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Software Licensing
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) WFM
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Perl
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) HNC
1 9 (32.14%) HND
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ACCA
3 1 (3.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Nokia
1 14 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 11 (39.29%) Nortel
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) NEC
4 2 (7.14%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) Huawei
4 2 (7.14%) Cramer
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco