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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 211 168 102
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -66
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 31 62 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.73% 1.81%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 1.49% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 18
Average daily rate
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£346 £260 £254
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.17% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £189 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £305 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £268
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.67%
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
4368 4166 4824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.45% 49.14% 48.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2176 2073 2065
Average daily rate £350 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £235
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 238 307 337
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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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 30 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 -40 17 - - 4
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 63 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 50 (46.30%) Radio Access Network
3 47 (43.52%) Huawei
4 42 (38.89%) 3G
5 40 (37.04%) LTE
6 36 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 25 (23.15%) 2G
8 23 (21.30%) NEC
8 23 (21.30%) Ethernet
8 23 (21.30%) Nokia
9 22 (20.37%) Cisco
10 20 (18.52%) Nortel
10 20 (18.52%) 4G
11 19 (17.59%) Juniper
12 18 (16.67%) SNMP
13 17 (15.74%) ATM
14 16 (14.81%) SDH
15 15 (13.89%) MPLS
16 14 (12.96%) Finance
16 14 (12.96%) UNIX
16 14 (12.96%) VPN
17 12 (11.11%) RNC
17 12 (11.11%) Logistics
17 12 (11.11%) UMTS
17 12 (11.11%) VoIP
17 12 (11.11%) IPsec
17 12 (11.11%) BGP
17 12 (11.11%) Firewall
18 11 (10.19%) SLA
18 11 (10.19%) PostgreSQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 4 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.48%) MS Office
3 5 (4.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.78%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 50 (46.30%) Radio Access Network
2 42 (38.89%) 3G
3 40 (37.04%) LTE
4 25 (23.15%) 2G
5 23 (21.30%) Ethernet
6 20 (18.52%) 4G
7 18 (16.67%) SNMP
8 17 (15.74%) ATM
9 16 (14.81%) SDH
10 15 (13.89%) MPLS
11 14 (12.96%) VPN
12 12 (11.11%) RNC
12 12 (11.11%) UMTS
12 12 (11.11%) VoIP
12 12 (11.11%) IPsec
12 12 (11.11%) BGP
12 12 (11.11%) Firewall
13 10 (9.26%) Telnet
14 9 (8.33%) VRRP
14 9 (8.33%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.19%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (10.19%) MySQL
2 7 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.93%) MS Access
4 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 63 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 14 (12.96%) Finance
3 2 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (15.74%) Design Engineer
2 16 (14.81%) Architect
3 14 (12.96%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 14 (12.96%) Transmission Engineer
4 11 (10.19%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (8.33%) Databuild Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Test Leader
7 6 (5.56%) Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Ericsson Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) RAN Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Database Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.19%) XML
2 5 (4.63%) .NET
2 5 (4.63%) J2EE
3 3 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.93%) STL
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Smart Meter
2 2 (1.85%) Statistics
2 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.93%) Handset
3 1 (0.93%) GIS
3 1 (0.93%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) UNIX
2 6 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.11%) Logistics
2 11 (10.19%) Network Planning
3 10 (9.26%) Network Architecture
3 10 (9.26%) Validation
3 10 (9.26%) Project Management
4 9 (8.33%) ETL
4 9 (8.33%) Network Management
5 8 (7.41%) Supplier Management
6 5 (4.63%) Configuration Management
6 5 (4.63%) Web Development
6 5 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (4.63%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.70%) Network Design
7 4 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (2.78%) Workflow
8 3 (2.78%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.78%) ITIL
8 3 (2.78%) Time Management
8 3 (2.78%) Performance Management
8 3 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) Perl
2 8 (7.41%) C++
3 7 (6.48%) Java
3 7 (6.48%) C#
3 7 (6.48%) SQL
4 2 (1.85%) VBA
5 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (6.48%) CCIE
2 7 (6.48%) Degree
3 3 (2.78%) CCNP
4 2 (1.85%) CCSP
4 2 (1.85%) CNA
4 2 (1.85%) Novell Certification
4 2 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.85%) CISSP
4 2 (1.85%) CCDP
5 1 (0.93%) CCNA
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) 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 47 (43.52%) Huawei
2 36 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 23 (21.30%) NEC
3 23 (21.30%) Nokia
4 22 (20.37%) Cisco
5 20 (18.52%) Nortel
6 19 (17.59%) Juniper
7 11 (10.19%) Oracle
8 9 (8.33%) BT
8 9 (8.33%) Greenplum
9 7 (6.48%) Talend
10 5 (4.63%) Redback
10 5 (4.63%) Radware
10 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
11 4 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (3.70%) Business Objects
11 4 (3.70%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.78%) Mapinfo
12 3 (2.78%) F5
13 2 (1.85%) Siemens
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Comvergent Limited
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Comvergent Limited
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