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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ericsson
England / North West
Rank 133 152 133
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.053% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.13% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £270 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £280 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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
1115 1578 1511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.38% 41.70% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 860 751
Median daily rate £400 £385 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 115 103
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +10 3 £400 - 2
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 4 (57.14%) 3G
1 4 (57.14%) 2G
1 4 (57.14%) Huawei
2 3 (42.86%) 4G
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Nokia
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) NEC
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) VRRP
3 2 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (28.57%) HSRP
3 2 (28.57%) Network Planning
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) ZyXEL
3 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (14.29%) Foundry
4 1 (14.29%) RNC
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Node B
4 1 (14.29%) Tellabs
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) 2G
1 4 (57.14%) 3G
2 3 (42.86%) 4G
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) HSRP
3 2 (28.57%) LTE
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) VRRP
4 1 (14.29%) Broadband
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) GSM
4 1 (14.29%) IPv4
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) Node B
4 1 (14.29%) RNC
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Controller
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Performance Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Controller
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Planning
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Huawei
2 3 (42.86%) Nokia
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) NEC
3 2 (28.57%) ZyXEL
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) Foundry
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (14.29%) Nortel
4 1 (14.29%) Tellabs