The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 210 164 90
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -74
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 28 66 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.78% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 1.58% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 20
Average daily rate
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£346 £271 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.64% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £189 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £305 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4387 4173 4803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.82% 49.29% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2172 2067 2074
Average daily rate £350 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £208 £230
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 244 319 339
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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England

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
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 25 July 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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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 -43 14 - - 2
Hampshire -16 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 61 (58.65%) Telecoms
2 47 (45.19%) Radio Access Network
3 45 (43.27%) Huawei
4 39 (37.50%) LTE
4 39 (37.50%) 3G
5 33 (31.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 23 (22.12%) Ethernet
6 23 (22.12%) 2G
6 23 (22.12%) NEC
7 22 (21.15%) Cisco
7 22 (21.15%) Nokia
8 19 (18.27%) Juniper
8 19 (18.27%) Nortel
8 19 (18.27%) 4G
9 17 (16.35%) SDH
9 17 (16.35%) SNMP
9 17 (16.35%) ATM
10 15 (14.42%) MPLS
11 14 (13.46%) Finance
11 14 (13.46%) VPN
12 12 (11.54%) RNC
12 12 (11.54%) Logistics
12 12 (11.54%) VoIP
12 12 (11.54%) BGP
12 12 (11.54%) IPsec
12 12 (11.54%) Firewall
13 11 (10.58%) Project Management
13 11 (10.58%) Network Planning
13 11 (10.58%) UMTS
14 10 (9.62%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (2.88%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
3 3 (2.88%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.88%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 47 (45.19%) Radio Access Network
2 39 (37.50%) LTE
2 39 (37.50%) 3G
3 23 (22.12%) 2G
3 23 (22.12%) Ethernet
4 19 (18.27%) 4G
5 17 (16.35%) SDH
5 17 (16.35%) SNMP
5 17 (16.35%) ATM
6 15 (14.42%) MPLS
7 14 (13.46%) VPN
8 12 (11.54%) VoIP
8 12 (11.54%) BGP
8 12 (11.54%) IPsec
8 12 (11.54%) Firewall
8 12 (11.54%) RNC
9 11 (10.58%) UMTS
10 10 (9.62%) DWDM
11 9 (8.65%) SS7
11 9 (8.65%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) MySQL
1 9 (8.65%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.96%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 61 (58.65%) Telecoms
2 14 (13.46%) Finance
3 2 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (17.31%) Design Engineer
2 16 (15.38%) Architect
3 14 (13.46%) Transmission Engineer
3 14 (13.46%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 11 (10.58%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (8.65%) Databuild Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Test Leader
7 6 (5.77%) Ericsson Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) RAN Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Senior Architect
9 4 (3.85%) Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Test Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.88%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.88%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (2.88%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.62%) XML
2 5 (4.81%) .NET
2 5 (4.81%) J2EE
3 2 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.96%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.81%) Smart Meter
2 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.96%) Handset
3 1 (0.96%) Statistics
3 1 (0.96%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) UNIX
2 4 (3.85%) Linux
3 2 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.54%) Logistics
2 11 (10.58%) Project Management
2 11 (10.58%) Network Planning
3 10 (9.62%) Network Architecture
3 10 (9.62%) Validation
3 10 (9.62%) Network Management
4 8 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 8 (7.69%) ETL
5 5 (4.81%) Network Design
5 5 (4.81%) Web Development
5 5 (4.81%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.81%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (2.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (2.88%) Time Management
6 3 (2.88%) Workflow
6 3 (2.88%) Configuration Management
6 3 (2.88%) ITIL
6 3 (2.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.65%) Perl
2 8 (7.69%) C++
3 7 (6.73%) Java
3 7 (6.73%) C#
4 4 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (0.96%) VBA
5 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (6.73%) CCIE
3 6 (5.77%) Degree
4 3 (2.88%) CCNP
5 2 (1.92%) CCSP
5 2 (1.92%) CCDP
5 2 (1.92%) CISSP
5 2 (1.92%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.96%) CNA
6 1 (0.96%) Novell Certification
6 1 (0.96%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) QA
3 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.92%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 45 (43.27%) Huawei
2 33 (31.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 23 (22.12%) NEC
4 22 (21.15%) Nokia
4 22 (21.15%) Cisco
5 19 (18.27%) Nortel
5 19 (18.27%) Juniper
6 9 (8.65%) Oracle
6 9 (8.65%) BT
7 8 (7.69%) Greenplum
8 7 (6.73%) Talend
9 5 (4.81%) Redback
9 5 (4.81%) Radware
10 4 (3.85%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (2.88%) Business Objects
11 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
11 3 (2.88%) Mapinfo
11 3 (2.88%) F5
12 2 (1.92%) Citrix