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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 7 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 26 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 12.09% 12.00% 13.53%
As % of the Vendors category 26.00% 20.79% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 5
Average daily rate
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£253 £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £124 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £270 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £310 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.87% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
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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
100 101 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 46.51% 57.71% 37.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 25
Average daily rate £293 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Average hourly rate - £13.71 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (79.55%) Telecoms
2 25 (56.82%) Nokia
3 21 (47.73%) 2G
4 20 (45.45%) 3G
5 19 (43.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 19 (43.18%) Radio Access Network
6 16 (36.36%) Back Office
7 15 (34.09%) Perl
7 15 (34.09%) SQL
7 15 (34.09%) Oracle
7 15 (34.09%) Nortel
7 15 (34.09%) LTE
8 14 (31.82%) Ethernet
9 11 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
9 11 (25.00%) Network Planning
9 11 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
9 11 (25.00%) NEC
10 10 (22.73%) HNC
11 9 (20.45%) HND
12 8 (18.18%) Huawei
13 7 (15.91%) Electronics
14 5 (11.36%) 4G
14 5 (11.36%) MPLS
15 4 (9.09%) BGP
15 4 (9.09%) Firewall
15 4 (9.09%) Wireless
15 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (9.09%) ATM
15 4 (9.09%) UNIX
15 4 (9.09%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) 2G
2 20 (45.45%) 3G
3 19 (43.18%) Radio Access Network
4 15 (34.09%) LTE
5 14 (31.82%) Ethernet
6 5 (11.36%) MPLS
6 5 (11.36%) 4G
7 4 (9.09%) BGP
7 4 (9.09%) Firewall
7 4 (9.09%) Wireless
7 4 (9.09%) SNMP
7 4 (9.09%) DNS
7 4 (9.09%) ATM
8 3 (6.82%) GSM
8 3 (6.82%) UMTS
8 3 (6.82%) OSPF
8 3 (6.82%) HSRP
9 2 (4.55%) FWSM
9 2 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
1 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (79.55%) Telecoms
2 16 (36.36%) Back Office
3 7 (15.91%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) RAN Engineer
1 12 (27.27%) Back Office Engineer
1 12 (27.27%) Transmission Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) RAN Configuration Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Configuration Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Developer
3 4 (9.09%) IP Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Field Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Databuild Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) OSS Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Service Implementation Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (2.27%) Transmission Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) PMI
1 1 (2.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) UNIX
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Network Planning
2 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
3 3 (6.82%) ETL
3 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.82%) Project Management
3 3 (6.82%) Service Management
3 3 (6.82%) Validation
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL
4 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.55%) Change Management
4 2 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (4.55%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.55%) Network Management
4 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (4.55%) Line Management
4 2 (4.55%) Software Licensing
4 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Perl
1 15 (34.09%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) C#
2 2 (4.55%) C++
2 2 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) HNC
2 9 (20.45%) HND
3 2 (4.55%) CCIE
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) CCSP
4 1 (2.27%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Nokia
2 19 (43.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 15 (34.09%) Nortel
3 15 (34.09%) Oracle
4 11 (25.00%) NEC
5 8 (18.18%) Huawei
6 4 (9.09%) Greenplum
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.82%) Business Objects
8 2 (4.55%) Juniper
8 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.55%) Radware
8 2 (4.55%) Cramer
8 2 (4.55%) Redback
8 2 (4.55%) F5
9 1 (2.27%) Talend