The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 131 190 79
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -111
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 139 48 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.42% 0.54% 2.18%
As % of the Vendors category 3.01% 1.14% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 12 21
Average daily rate
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£288 £239 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.41% -20.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £141 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £259 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £310 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.87% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4622 4206 3620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.16% 47.50% 47.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2430 2025 1662
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 252 326
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.93 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ericsson
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ericsson across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Ericsson Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Ericsson
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ericsson Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Ericsson
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +68 98 £290 +31.07% 6
Surrey +9 33 £253 +5.20%
Hampshire -6 9 £425 - 1
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

1 126 (64.95%) Telecoms
2 83 (42.78%) Radio Access Network
3 73 (37.63%) 3G
4 71 (36.60%) LTE
5 67 (34.54%) 2G
6 65 (33.51%) Nokia
7 62 (31.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 47 (24.23%) Huawei
9 46 (23.71%) Network Planning
9 46 (23.71%) 4G
10 30 (15.46%) RNC
11 28 (14.43%) NSN NetAct
11 28 (14.43%) GSM
11 28 (14.43%) SLA
12 26 (13.40%) UMTS
12 26 (13.40%) Back Office
12 26 (13.40%) Wireless
13 24 (12.37%) Service Delivery
13 24 (12.37%) Ethernet
14 23 (11.86%) Nortel
15 22 (11.34%) Oracle
16 21 (10.82%) C
16 21 (10.82%) MPLS
16 21 (10.82%) Degree
17 20 (10.31%) Perl
17 20 (10.31%) SQL
17 20 (10.31%) SDH
18 19 (9.79%) MS Office
18 19 (9.79%) HND
18 19 (9.79%) Project Management

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (9.79%) MS Office
2 15 (7.73%) AutoCAD
3 8 (4.12%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.12%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.52%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 83 (42.78%) Radio Access Network
2 73 (37.63%) 3G
3 71 (36.60%) LTE
4 67 (34.54%) 2G
5 46 (23.71%) 4G
6 30 (15.46%) RNC
7 28 (14.43%) GSM
8 26 (13.40%) UMTS
8 26 (13.40%) Wireless
9 24 (12.37%) Ethernet
10 21 (10.82%) MPLS
11 20 (10.31%) SDH
12 17 (8.76%) WiMAX
13 15 (7.73%) VoLTE
13 15 (7.73%) HSPA
13 15 (7.73%) GPRS
14 14 (7.22%) DSL
14 14 (7.22%) CDMA2000
14 14 (7.22%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (7.22%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.58%) MySQL
3 4 (2.06%) MS Access
3 4 (2.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 126 (64.95%) Telecoms
2 26 (13.40%) Back Office
3 7 (3.61%) Electronics
4 6 (3.09%) Finance
5 4 (2.06%) Legal
6 3 (1.55%) Billing
6 3 (1.55%) Front Office
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (12.89%) Transmission Engineer
2 23 (11.86%) RAN Engineer
3 17 (8.76%) Back Office Engineer
4 13 (6.70%) Design Engineer
5 11 (5.67%) Configuration Engineer
5 11 (5.67%) RAN Configuration Engineer
6 9 (4.64%) Delivery Manager
6 9 (4.64%) Network Planner
7 7 (3.61%) Databuild Engineer
7 7 (3.61%) Site Engineer
7 7 (3.61%) Senior Design Engineer
8 6 (3.09%) IP Engineer
9 5 (2.58%) Voice Design Engineer
9 5 (2.58%) Broadcast Engineer
9 5 (2.58%) Transmission Planning Engineer
9 5 (2.58%) Voice Engineer
9 5 (2.58%) Field Engineer
9 5 (2.58%) Architect
9 5 (2.58%) Support Engineer
10 4 (2.06%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.55%) XML
2 2 (1.03%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.12%) Statistics
4 4 (2.06%) IVR
5 2 (1.03%) Handset
5 2 (1.03%) MPEG
5 2 (1.03%) PMI
6 1 (0.52%) GIS
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.52%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.52%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.09%) UNIX
2 5 (2.58%) Linux
3 2 (1.03%) Windows
4 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.71%) Network Planning
2 24 (12.37%) Service Delivery
3 19 (9.79%) Project Management
4 8 (4.12%) ITIL
4 8 (4.12%) Performance Management
5 7 (3.61%) Validation
5 7 (3.61%) Configuration Management
6 6 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (3.09%) Line Management
6 6 (3.09%) WFM
7 5 (2.58%) Logistics
7 5 (2.58%) Migration
7 5 (2.58%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (2.58%) Change Management
7 5 (2.58%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.06%) ETL
8 4 (2.06%) eTOM
8 4 (2.06%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (1.55%) Service Management
9 3 (1.55%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.82%) C
2 20 (10.31%) Perl
2 20 (10.31%) SQL
3 3 (1.55%) C#
3 3 (1.55%) C++
3 3 (1.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) Degree
2 19 (9.79%) HND
3 11 (5.67%) HNC
4 5 (2.58%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.06%) VCP4
6 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.55%) PMP
6 3 (1.55%) CCNA
7 2 (1.03%) CCIE
7 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) PgMP
8 1 (0.52%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.52%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.52%) CCSP
8 1 (0.52%) CCNP
8 1 (0.52%) CCDP
8 1 (0.52%) ISEB
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.52%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.43%) SLA
2 11 (5.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 28 (14.43%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (1.55%) OpenView
2 3 (1.55%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.55%) Netcool
Vendors
1 65 (33.51%) Nokia
2 62 (31.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 47 (24.23%) Huawei
4 23 (11.86%) Nortel
5 22 (11.34%) Oracle
6 19 (9.79%) NEC
7 15 (7.73%) Cramer
8 14 (7.22%) Amdocs
9 12 (6.19%) Cisco
10 6 (3.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 6 (3.09%) BT
11 5 (2.58%) Microsoft
11 5 (2.58%) Greenplum
11 5 (2.58%) Tandberg
12 3 (1.55%) Actix
12 3 (1.55%) HP
12 3 (1.55%) Citrix
12 3 (1.55%) Juniper
12 3 (1.55%) IBM
12 3 (1.55%) Business Objects
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