The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Guildford 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 16 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.45% 1.25% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.59% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £260
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
69 86 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 55.65% 53.75% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 48 22
Average daily rate £385 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +5.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Ericsson
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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

Ericsson
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

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 32 (71.11%) Telecoms
2 29 (64.44%) Radio Access Network
3 22 (48.89%) Huawei
4 19 (42.22%) LTE
4 19 (42.22%) 3G
5 18 (40.00%) NEC
6 16 (35.56%) SNMP
7 15 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 14 (31.11%) 2G
8 14 (31.11%) Nortel
9 13 (28.89%) Nokia
10 12 (26.67%) Ethernet
10 12 (26.67%) Finance
10 12 (26.67%) Logistics
11 11 (24.44%) Validation
11 11 (24.44%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (24.44%) Perl
11 11 (24.44%) MySQL
11 11 (24.44%) Oracle
11 11 (24.44%) XML
11 11 (24.44%) UNIX
11 11 (24.44%) Telnet
12 10 (22.22%) ETL
13 9 (20.00%) Greenplum
14 8 (17.78%) Talend Open Studio
14 8 (17.78%) Talend
14 8 (17.78%) Supplier Management
14 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
14 8 (17.78%) C#
14 8 (17.78%) C++

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Office
3 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (64.44%) Radio Access Network
2 19 (42.22%) LTE
2 19 (42.22%) 3G
3 16 (35.56%) SNMP
4 14 (31.11%) 2G
5 12 (26.67%) Ethernet
6 11 (24.44%) Telnet
7 7 (15.56%) VPN
8 6 (13.33%) 4G
8 6 (13.33%) MPLS
8 6 (13.33%) ATM
8 6 (13.33%) SDH
9 5 (11.11%) UMTS
9 5 (11.11%) VoIP
9 5 (11.11%) VRRP
9 5 (11.11%) DWDM
9 5 (11.11%) RSVP
9 5 (11.11%) OSPF
9 5 (11.11%) BGP
9 5 (11.11%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (24.44%) MySQL
2 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) MS Access
4 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (71.11%) Telecoms
2 12 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Architect
1 11 (24.44%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (15.56%) Design Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Transmission Design Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Transmission Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.67%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.44%) RAN Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Databuild Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Programmer
7 1 (2.22%) Software Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.22%) OSS Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) XML
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) J2EE
3 3 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) UNIX
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Logistics
2 11 (24.44%) Validation
3 10 (22.22%) ETL
4 8 (17.78%) Supplier Management
5 5 (11.11%) Network Management
5 5 (11.11%) Network Architecture
5 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.11%) Web Development
5 5 (11.11%) Network Planning
6 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Project Management
7 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.44%) Workflow
8 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.44%) Critical Path Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) Perl
2 8 (17.78%) C#
2 8 (17.78%) C++
2 8 (17.78%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (2.22%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Huawei
2 18 (40.00%) NEC
3 15 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 14 (31.11%) Nortel
5 13 (28.89%) Nokia
6 11 (24.44%) Oracle
7 9 (20.00%) Greenplum
8 8 (17.78%) Talend
9 5 (11.11%) Cisco
9 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.11%) Radware
9 5 (11.11%) Juniper
9 5 (11.11%) Redback
10 4 (8.89%) BT
10 4 (8.89%) Business Objects
11 3 (6.67%) Mapinfo
12 2 (4.44%) Citrix
13 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint