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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 11 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 10 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.58% 6.92% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 13.43% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
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£273 £346 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.29% +15.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.44%
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
70 67 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 53.03% 51.54% 56.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 50
Average daily rate £500 £383 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.71% +25.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 17
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £16.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.00 £45.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 July 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 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (40.00%) Nokia
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) Nortel
4 3 (20.00%) 3G
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) HNC
4 3 (20.00%) HND
4 3 (20.00%) 2G
4 3 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Back Office
4 3 (20.00%) NEC
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
4 3 (20.00%) LTE
4 3 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (13.33%) Demand Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Legal
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) CIMA

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) 3G
1 3 (20.00%) 2G
1 3 (20.00%) LTE
1 3 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Back Office
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) RAN Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Transmission Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) RAN Configuration Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Implementation Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Access Transmission Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Microwave Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Network Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Demand Management
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) HNC
1 3 (20.00%) HND
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ACCA
2 1 (6.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Nokia
2 3 (20.00%) NEC
2 3 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Nortel