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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 5 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 22 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 12.29% 10.95% 13.13%
As % of the Vendors category 24.72% 18.52% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £315 £270
% change year-on-year
-7.79% +16.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - -
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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
89 81 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 49.72% 59.12% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 48 20
Average daily rate £293 £318 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +22.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £13.71 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 28 January 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 33 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 26 (57.78%) Nokia
3 20 (44.44%) 2G
4 19 (42.22%) 3G
5 18 (40.00%) Back Office
5 18 (40.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 18 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
6 17 (37.78%) Ethernet
7 16 (35.56%) LTE
8 14 (31.11%) Nortel
8 14 (31.11%) Perl
8 14 (31.11%) SQL
8 14 (31.11%) Oracle
9 13 (28.89%) NEC
10 12 (26.67%) Huawei
11 8 (17.78%) NSN NetAct
11 8 (17.78%) Network Planning
11 8 (17.78%) Oracle Cash Management
11 8 (17.78%) SNMP
12 7 (15.56%) HNC
12 7 (15.56%) MPLS
13 6 (13.33%) BGP
13 6 (13.33%) Firewall
13 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (13.33%) HND
13 6 (13.33%) Cisco
13 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
13 6 (13.33%) MS Office
13 6 (13.33%) MySQL
13 6 (13.33%) UNIX

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (13.33%) MS Office
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) 2G
2 19 (42.22%) 3G
3 18 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
4 17 (37.78%) Ethernet
5 16 (35.56%) LTE
6 8 (17.78%) SNMP
7 7 (15.56%) MPLS
8 6 (13.33%) BGP
8 6 (13.33%) Firewall
9 5 (11.11%) HSRP
9 5 (11.11%) 4G
9 5 (11.11%) UMTS
9 5 (11.11%) DNS
9 5 (11.11%) OSPF
10 4 (8.89%) Wireless
10 4 (8.89%) IPsec
10 4 (8.89%) Telnet
10 4 (8.89%) VPN
10 4 (8.89%) ATM
10 4 (8.89%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (13.33%) MySQL
1 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 33 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 18 (40.00%) Back Office
3 4 (8.89%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Front Office
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Back Office Engineer
1 14 (31.11%) Transmission Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) RAN Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) IP Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Design Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Configuration Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) RAN Configuration Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) OSS Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Field Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Databuild Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Transmission Design Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Rollout Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) PMI
1 1 (2.22%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) UNIX
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Network Planning
2 5 (11.11%) ETL
2 5 (11.11%) Validation
3 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.89%) Network Architecture
3 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (8.89%) Network Management
3 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
3 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (6.67%) Project Management
4 3 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (4.44%) Change Management
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL
5 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.44%) Line Management
5 2 (4.44%) Software Licensing
5 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Perl
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) C#
2 3 (6.67%) C++
2 3 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) HNC
2 6 (13.33%) HND
3 4 (8.89%) CCIE
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCSP
5 1 (2.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Nokia
2 18 (40.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 14 (31.11%) Nortel
3 14 (31.11%) Oracle
4 13 (28.89%) NEC
5 12 (26.67%) Huawei
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco
6 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.11%) Greenplum
8 4 (8.89%) Juniper
8 4 (8.89%) Radware
8 4 (8.89%) Business Objects
8 4 (8.89%) Redback
9 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.44%) Cramer
10 2 (4.44%) Talend
10 2 (4.44%) F5