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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 4 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 35 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 15.98% 6.83% -
As % of the Vendors category 29.17% 16.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £199 £318 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £244 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 86 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 54.79% 41.95% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 27
Average daily rate £335 £309 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.50% -13.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Ericsson
Surrey

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ericsson across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Ericsson Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 24 (46.15%) Radio Access Network
3 21 (40.38%) NEC
4 15 (28.85%) Logistics
5 14 (26.92%) Finance
5 14 (26.92%) 3G
6 13 (25.00%) Huawei
7 11 (21.15%) Degree
7 11 (21.15%) Nortel
7 11 (21.15%) Nokia
8 10 (19.23%) Ethernet
8 10 (19.23%) LTE
8 10 (19.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 9 (17.31%) 2G
9 9 (17.31%) Change Management
10 8 (15.38%) Supplier Management
10 8 (15.38%) Perl
10 8 (15.38%) Oracle
10 8 (15.38%) SNMP
10 8 (15.38%) Project Management
11 7 (13.46%) Project Planning
11 7 (13.46%) Migration
12 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
12 6 (11.54%) Network Planning
12 6 (11.54%) Greenplum
12 6 (11.54%) TELNET
12 6 (11.54%) MySQL
12 6 (11.54%) XML
12 6 (11.54%) UNIX

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 24 (46.15%) Radio Access Network
2 14 (26.92%) 3G
3 10 (19.23%) Ethernet
3 10 (19.23%) LTE
4 9 (17.31%) 2G
5 8 (15.38%) SNMP
6 6 (11.54%) TELNET
7 5 (9.62%) ATM
7 5 (9.62%) SDH
7 5 (9.62%) DWDM
7 5 (9.62%) 4G
8 4 (7.69%) GSM
8 4 (7.69%) WCDMA
8 4 (7.69%) VPN
9 2 (3.85%) SSH
9 2 (3.85%) IPsec
9 2 (3.85%) Firewall
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.85%) FWSM
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (11.54%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) MS Access
3 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 14 (26.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
1 8 (15.38%) Architect
2 6 (11.54%) Technical Leader
3 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.62%) Transmission Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Design Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Architect
4 4 (7.69%) OSS Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Business Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Quality Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Databuild Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) RAN Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) OSS Solutions Architect
6 1 (1.92%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) XML
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) UNIX
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Logistics
2 9 (17.31%) Change Management
3 8 (15.38%) Supplier Management
3 8 (15.38%) Project Management
4 7 (13.46%) Project Planning
4 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.54%) Network Planning
6 5 (9.62%) ETL
6 5 (9.62%) Web Development
7 4 (7.69%) Validation
7 4 (7.69%) Business Development
7 4 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.77%) Workflow
8 3 (5.77%) Network Design
8 3 (5.77%) Critical Path Analysis
9 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.85%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) Perl
2 5 (9.62%) C#
2 5 (9.62%) C++
2 5 (9.62%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) ISEB
2 4 (7.69%) HND
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.77%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.85%) PMP
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) NEC
2 13 (25.00%) Huawei
3 11 (21.15%) Nortel
3 11 (21.15%) Nokia
4 10 (19.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 8 (15.38%) Oracle
6 6 (11.54%) Greenplum
7 5 (9.62%) Talend
8 4 (7.69%) NetCracker
9 3 (5.77%) BT
10 2 (3.85%) Redback
10 2 (3.85%) Radware
10 2 (3.85%) Juniper
10 2 (3.85%) Mapinfo
10 2 (3.85%) Citrix
10 2 (3.85%) Cisco
10 2 (3.85%) Microsoft