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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 33 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.74% 0.78% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £270 £248
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
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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
111 124 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 40.96% 48.44% 44.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 66 49
Average daily rate £375 £415 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £42.40 £138.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 4 (40.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (30.00%) RNC
3 2 (20.00%) Huawei
3 2 (20.00%) LTE
3 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (20.00%) Maya
3 2 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (20.00%) SLA
3 2 (20.00%) 3G
3 2 (20.00%) SS7
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) 4G
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) 2G
4 1 (10.00%) Handset
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) GSM
4 1 (10.00%) UMTS
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) CCIP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (20.00%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) RNC
1 3 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (20.00%) SS7
2 2 (20.00%) LTE
2 2 (20.00%) 4G
2 2 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) GSM
3 1 (10.00%) UMTS
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) GGSN
3 1 (10.00%) SGSN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (10.00%) 2G
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Databuild Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (10.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCIP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (20.00%) Huawei
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) BT
3 1 (10.00%) Amdocs