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 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 199 180 96
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -84
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 40 59 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.66% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 1.35% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 18
Average daily rate
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£310 £250 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £198 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £344
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4327 4356 4923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.19% 49.03% 48.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2221 2201 2118
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 274 306
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
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 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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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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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 -29 22 - - 2
Surrey +16 16 £335 +11.66% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £215 -
Hampshire - - - - 2
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England

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 66 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 51 (47.22%) Huawei
3 49 (45.37%) LTE
4 46 (42.59%) Radio Access Network
5 44 (40.74%) 3G
6 35 (32.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 30 (27.78%) Nokia
8 29 (26.85%) Ethernet
9 26 (24.07%) Cisco
9 26 (24.07%) NEC
10 24 (22.22%) 2G
11 23 (21.30%) Juniper
12 20 (18.52%) ATM
12 20 (18.52%) 4G
13 19 (17.59%) SDH
14 18 (16.67%) MPLS
15 16 (14.81%) Nortel
15 16 (14.81%) SNMP
15 16 (14.81%) VPN
16 15 (13.89%) UMTS
17 14 (12.96%) VoIP
17 14 (12.96%) BGP
17 14 (12.96%) IPsec
17 14 (12.96%) Firewall
18 13 (12.04%) Network Architecture
18 13 (12.04%) SLA
19 12 (11.11%) Finance
19 12 (11.11%) Logistics
20 11 (10.19%) Network Management
20 11 (10.19%) VRRP

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.41%) MS Office
3 7 (6.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.85%) Maya
5 1 (0.93%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 49 (45.37%) LTE
2 46 (42.59%) Radio Access Network
3 44 (40.74%) 3G
4 29 (26.85%) Ethernet
5 24 (22.22%) 2G
6 20 (18.52%) 4G
6 20 (18.52%) ATM
7 19 (17.59%) SDH
8 18 (16.67%) MPLS
9 16 (14.81%) VPN
9 16 (14.81%) SNMP
10 15 (13.89%) UMTS
11 14 (12.96%) VoIP
11 14 (12.96%) BGP
11 14 (12.96%) Firewall
11 14 (12.96%) IPsec
12 11 (10.19%) VRRP
12 11 (10.19%) DNS
13 10 (9.26%) OSPF
13 10 (9.26%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) MySQL
1 7 (6.48%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.93%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 66 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.11%) Finance
3 5 (4.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (18.52%) Design Engineer
2 17 (15.74%) Transmission Engineer
3 14 (12.96%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Architect
5 8 (7.41%) Databuild Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.56%) Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) Ericsson Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) IP Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) RAN Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Test Leader
9 4 (3.70%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.70%) Database Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Network Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Project Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) XML
2 3 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.93%) CGI
3 1 (0.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) J2EE
3 1 (0.93%) STL
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.78%) Smart Meter
2 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.85%) Statistics
3 1 (0.93%) CMDB
3 1 (0.93%) Handset
3 1 (0.93%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) UNIX
2 7 (6.48%) Linux
3 3 (2.78%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.04%) Network Architecture
2 12 (11.11%) Logistics
3 11 (10.19%) Project Management
3 11 (10.19%) Network Management
4 10 (9.26%) Validation
5 9 (8.33%) Network Planning
6 8 (7.41%) Supplier Management
7 7 (6.48%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.56%) ETL
9 5 (4.63%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.63%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (4.63%) Network Design
10 4 (3.70%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (2.78%) Time Management
11 3 (2.78%) Performance Management
12 2 (1.85%) Dimensional Modelling
12 2 (1.85%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.41%) SQL
2 7 (6.48%) Perl
3 5 (4.63%) C++
4 4 (3.70%) Java
4 4 (3.70%) C#
5 2 (1.85%) VBA
6 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (8.33%) CCIE
3 8 (7.41%) Degree
4 4 (3.70%) CCNP
5 2 (1.85%) CCSP
5 2 (1.85%) CNA
5 2 (1.85%) Novell Certification
5 2 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (1.85%) CCDP
5 2 (1.85%) CISSP
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) HND
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CCIP
6 1 (0.93%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.04%) SLA
2 4 (3.70%) QA
3 2 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.85%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.93%) Netcool
3 1 (0.93%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 51 (47.22%) Huawei
2 35 (32.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 30 (27.78%) Nokia
4 26 (24.07%) Cisco
4 26 (24.07%) NEC
5 23 (21.30%) Juniper
6 16 (14.81%) Nortel
7 9 (8.33%) BT
8 7 (6.48%) Redback
8 7 (6.48%) Oracle
8 7 (6.48%) Radware
9 6 (5.56%) Microsoft
9 6 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 5 (4.63%) Business Objects
10 5 (4.63%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.63%) Ciena
11 4 (3.70%) Talend
11 4 (3.70%) Greenplum
12 3 (2.78%) F5
12 3 (2.78%) Mapinfo
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