The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 18 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 North East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £244 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
361 141 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 55.20% 46.53% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 61 89
Average daily rate £278 £270 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 19
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.54% +30.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £10.50 £11.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Ericsson
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 9 (100.00%) 3G
1 9 (100.00%) 2G
2 8 (88.89%) Nokia
3 7 (77.78%) RNC
4 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (55.56%) Nortel
6 4 (44.44%) ETL
6 4 (44.44%) ATM
6 4 (44.44%) NEC
6 4 (44.44%) DWDM
6 4 (44.44%) Huawei
7 2 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (11.11%) SLA
8 1 (11.11%) C

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) 3G
1 9 (100.00%) 2G
2 7 (77.78%) RNC
3 4 (44.44%) ATM
3 4 (44.44%) DWDM
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Field Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Nokia
2 5 (55.56%) Nortel
3 4 (44.44%) NEC
3 4 (44.44%) Huawei
4 2 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks