The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 376 375 370
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 24 30 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.30% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£300 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £255 £270
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £34.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
Ericsson
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9620 9970 9366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.58% 44.01% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6285 6435 6017
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 223 224
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £37.50 £40.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentford - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 20 (51.28%) Radio Access Network
2 19 (48.72%) SLA
3 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
4 13 (33.33%) 3G
5 11 (28.21%) 4G
6 10 (25.64%) Ethernet
6 10 (25.64%) Wireless
6 10 (25.64%) GSM
6 10 (25.64%) SDH
7 9 (23.08%) UMTS
7 9 (23.08%) ATM
7 9 (23.08%) 2G
7 9 (23.08%) RNC
7 9 (23.08%) Line Management
7 9 (23.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 7 (17.95%) WFM
8 7 (17.95%) Nokia
8 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.38%) LTE
10 4 (10.26%) HSPA
10 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
10 4 (10.26%) Network Planning
10 4 (10.26%) 802.11
10 4 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (5.13%) Handset
11 2 (5.13%) Huawei
11 2 (5.13%) C
12 1 (2.56%) SAP
12 1 (2.56%) ETL

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) Radio Access Network
2 13 (33.33%) 3G
3 11 (28.21%) 4G
4 10 (25.64%) GSM
4 10 (25.64%) SDH
4 10 (25.64%) Ethernet
4 10 (25.64%) Wireless
5 9 (23.08%) 2G
5 9 (23.08%) RNC
5 9 (23.08%) ATM
5 9 (23.08%) UMTS
6 6 (15.38%) LTE
7 4 (10.26%) 802.11
7 4 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (10.26%) HSPA
General
1 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Field Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Designer
3 3 (7.69%) Commissioning Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Ericsson Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) 3G Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Auditor
5 1 (2.56%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Line Management
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) WFM
3 4 (10.26%) Network Planning
4 1 (2.56%) Logistics
4 1 (2.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C
2 1 (2.56%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) CCNA
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (48.72%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 7 (17.95%) Nokia
3 2 (5.13%) Huawei
4 1 (2.56%) NEC
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Nortel
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper