The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 16 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 London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 389 377 394
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 27 2 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.009% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.020% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate £300 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £244 £274 £260
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +5.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11024 10158 12136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 46.21% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7174 6441 7336
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 251 306
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.10 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ericsson across the London region.

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in London

Ericsson
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson across the London region.

Ericsson Hourly Rate Trend in London

Ericsson
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 6 £300 -
Hammersmith - - - -
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 34 (70.83%) Telecoms
2 23 (47.92%) 3G
3 22 (45.83%) Nokia
3 22 (45.83%) RNC
4 19 (39.58%) 2G
5 16 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 13 (27.08%) SDH
6 13 (27.08%) ATM
7 12 (25.00%) DWDM
8 10 (20.83%) Huawei
9 9 (18.75%) Degree
9 9 (18.75%) GSM
10 8 (16.67%) UMTS
10 8 (16.67%) Nortel
10 8 (16.67%) ETL
10 8 (16.67%) NEC
10 8 (16.67%) 4G
11 7 (14.58%) Radio Access Network
11 7 (14.58%) Network Design
11 7 (14.58%) Ethernet
12 6 (12.50%) SLA
12 6 (12.50%) Project Management
12 6 (12.50%) Network Management
12 6 (12.50%) Business Development
12 6 (12.50%) Time Management
13 5 (10.42%) LTE
13 5 (10.42%) Cisco
13 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
13 5 (10.42%) C
13 5 (10.42%) SQL

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 23 (47.92%) 3G
2 22 (45.83%) RNC
3 19 (39.58%) 2G
4 13 (27.08%) SDH
4 13 (27.08%) ATM
5 12 (25.00%) DWDM
6 9 (18.75%) GSM
7 8 (16.67%) UMTS
7 8 (16.67%) 4G
8 7 (14.58%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (14.58%) Ethernet
9 5 (10.42%) LTE
10 3 (6.25%) VPN
11 2 (4.17%) DVB
11 2 (4.17%) Firewall
11 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
12 1 (2.08%) VoLTE
12 1 (2.08%) NAS
12 1 (2.08%) VLAN
12 1 (2.08%) SIGTRAN
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 34 (70.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Field Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Design Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Ericsson Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Architect
4 2 (4.17%) Radio Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Commissioning Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Voice Support Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Operations Support Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.08%) Tester
5 1 (2.08%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) STB
1 2 (4.17%) MPEG
1 2 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) UNIX
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) HPUX
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) ETL
2 7 (14.58%) Network Design
3 6 (12.50%) Project Management
3 6 (12.50%) Network Management
3 6 (12.50%) Business Development
3 6 (12.50%) Time Management
4 4 (8.33%) WFM
5 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.25%) Workflow
6 2 (4.17%) Network Planning
6 2 (4.17%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.08%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL
7 1 (2.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) C
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) VB
2 3 (6.25%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) Perl
3 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) JNCIS
3 1 (2.08%) CCIE
3 1 (2.08%) CCNP
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.08%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Nokia
2 16 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 10 (20.83%) Huawei
4 8 (16.67%) Nortel
4 8 (16.67%) NEC
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle
6 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.08%) Tandberg
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) SGI