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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 11 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 13 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.66% 9.45% -
As % of the Vendors category 20.31% 16.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£260 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £285 £270
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
64 73 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 52.46% 57.48% 58.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 53
Average daily rate £295 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £436 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (40.00%) Nokia
3 5 (33.33%) 3G
3 5 (33.33%) 2G
3 5 (33.33%) NEC
3 5 (33.33%) Huawei
4 4 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (26.67%) Line Management
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Back Office
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Mapinfo
5 3 (20.00%) Metrica
5 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (20.00%) Nortel
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) MS Access
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) MapBasic
5 3 (20.00%) RNC
5 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
6 2 (13.33%) LTE
6 2 (13.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Demand Management
6 2 (13.33%) SDH
6 2 (13.33%) Ethernet

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Metrica
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) 2G
1 5 (33.33%) 3G
2 4 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (20.00%) RNC
4 2 (13.33%) LTE
4 2 (13.33%) ATM
4 2 (13.33%) SDH
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) GPRS
5 1 (6.67%) GSM
5 1 (6.67%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MS Access
1 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Back Office
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Transmission Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Access Transmission Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) RNC Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Microwave Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Core Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Service Management
1 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (13.33%) Demand Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Network Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
1 3 (20.00%) MapBasic
Qualifications
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 5 (33.33%) NEC
2 5 (33.33%) Huawei
3 3 (20.00%) Mapinfo
3 3 (20.00%) Nortel
4 2 (13.33%) BT
4 2 (13.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks