The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ericsson
Rank 158 144 129
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £303 £260 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.34% +6.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £260 £280
% change year-on-year
+8.65% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1695 1680 1296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.19% 45.50% 41.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 996 852 665
Median daily rate £400 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £209 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 109 93
Median hourly rate £19.20 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.68% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.65 £42.50 £34.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Ericsson as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Ericsson
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Ericsson Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Ericsson
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 4 £330 -
Lancashire - 1 £275 -
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 8 (88.89%) LTE
2 7 (77.78%) Huawei
2 7 (77.78%) Nokia
2 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
3 6 (66.67%) 2G
3 6 (66.67%) 3G
3 6 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
4 5 (55.56%) GSM
4 5 (55.56%) UMTS
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (33.33%) 4G
6 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (33.33%) Migration
6 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (33.33%) PMI
6 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
6 3 (33.33%) C
7 2 (22.22%) MS Project
7 2 (22.22%) BT
7 2 (22.22%) Mapinfo
7 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 2 (22.22%) NSN NetAct
7 2 (22.22%) Line Management
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (11.11%) Tellabs

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LTE
2 6 (66.67%) 2G
2 6 (66.67%) 3G
3 5 (55.56%) GSM
3 5 (55.56%) UMTS
4 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (33.33%) 4G
6 1 (11.11%) ATM
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) IPv4
6 1 (11.11%) MegaStream
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) SDH
6 1 (11.11%) VoLTE
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Optimisation Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3G Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) LTE Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (11.11%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Huawei
1 7 (77.78%) Nokia
2 6 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) BT
4 2 (22.22%) Mapinfo
5 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (11.11%) Amdocs
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) Siemens
5 1 (11.11%) Tellabs
5 1 (11.11%) Virgin Media