The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ericsson
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 19 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 2 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.50% 1.18% 7.40%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 2.05% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £220 £290 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +39.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £280 £285
% change year-on-year
- -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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
88 146 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 66.17% 57.25% 54.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 84 99
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £480 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 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 Slough region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) Huawei
2 3 (37.50%) IPTV
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Video on Demand
2 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) IGMP
2 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) 3G
2 3 (37.50%) ICMP
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) FTP
2 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) SNMP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) 4G
2 3 (37.50%) MVNO
2 3 (37.50%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) 3G
1 3 (37.50%) 4G
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) FTP
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
1 3 (37.50%) ICMP
1 3 (37.50%) IGMP
1 3 (37.50%) MVNO
1 3 (37.50%) SNMP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) 2G
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Frame Relay
2 2 (25.00%) GGSN
2 2 (25.00%) MPLS
2 2 (25.00%) RSVP
2 2 (25.00%) SGSN
2 2 (25.00%) VPLS
2 2 (25.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Core Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) IPTV
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Over-the-Top Content
1 3 (37.50%) Video on Demand
2 2 (25.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCIP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Huawei
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Cramer
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (25.00%) Nortel
3 2 (25.00%) Tellabs
4 1 (12.50%) HP