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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 19 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 9 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.25% 15.84% 7.11%
As % of the Vendors category 9.00% 28.23% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
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£283 £199 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.13% -37.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £238 £274
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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
100 124 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 47.17% 56.11% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 49 41
Average daily rate £356 £335 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% +8.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.36 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -61.56%
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 17 April 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 27 (87.10%) Telecoms
2 17 (54.84%) 2G
2 17 (54.84%) 3G
3 16 (51.61%) Nokia
3 16 (51.61%) Radio Access Network
4 15 (48.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 13 (41.94%) Perl
5 13 (41.94%) SQL
5 13 (41.94%) Oracle
6 12 (38.71%) Nortel
6 12 (38.71%) LTE
7 11 (35.48%) NSN NetAct
7 11 (35.48%) Oracle Cash Management
7 11 (35.48%) Network Planning
8 10 (32.26%) HNC
9 9 (29.03%) HND
9 9 (29.03%) Back Office
10 7 (22.58%) Electronics
11 6 (19.35%) Ethernet
12 5 (16.13%) NEC
13 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (12.90%) Wireless
14 3 (9.68%) Project Management
14 3 (9.68%) Huawei
14 3 (9.68%) DNS
14 3 (9.68%) ATM
14 3 (9.68%) 4G
15 2 (6.45%) F5
15 2 (6.45%) QA
15 2 (6.45%) Greenplum

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (6.45%) MS Office
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) 3G
1 17 (54.84%) 2G
2 16 (51.61%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (38.71%) LTE
4 6 (19.35%) Ethernet
5 4 (12.90%) Wireless
6 3 (9.68%) DNS
6 3 (9.68%) 4G
6 3 (9.68%) ATM
7 2 (6.45%) GSM
7 2 (6.45%) MPLS
7 2 (6.45%) OSPF
7 2 (6.45%) BGP
7 2 (6.45%) Firewall
7 2 (6.45%) HSRP
8 1 (3.23%) SNMP
8 1 (3.23%) RNC
8 1 (3.23%) Telnet
8 1 (3.23%) SDH
8 1 (3.23%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (87.10%) Telecoms
2 9 (29.03%) Back Office
3 7 (22.58%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) RAN Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Configuration Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) RAN Configuration Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Back Office Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Transmission Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) IP Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Service Implementation Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Databuild Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Field Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) OSS Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Database Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) PMI
1 1 (3.23%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Network Planning
2 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) ETL
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.45%) Line Management
4 2 (6.45%) Software Licensing
4 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) WFM
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.23%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Change Control
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Perl
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) C++
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) HNC
2 9 (29.03%) HND
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Nokia
2 15 (48.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
4 12 (38.71%) Nortel
5 5 (16.13%) NEC
6 3 (9.68%) Huawei
7 2 (6.45%) Greenplum
7 2 (6.45%) Cramer
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) F5
8 1 (3.23%) Talend
8 1 (3.23%) Business Objects