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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 170 113 116
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +3
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 76 131 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 1.54% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% 3.17% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 21
Average daily rate £203 £278 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £240 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £353 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £244 £274 £260
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +5.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4741 4129 5387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.94% 48.61% 50.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2366 2014 2342
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £201 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 324 370
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £41.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Ericsson
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
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +13 44 £199 -37.40%
Berkshire -64 30 £203 -26.02% 1
Hampshire - 2 - -
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (58.93%) Telecoms
2 48 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
3 39 (34.82%) 3G
4 32 (28.57%) Huawei
5 31 (27.68%) 2G
6 29 (25.89%) NEC
7 28 (25.00%) LTE
8 24 (21.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 23 (20.54%) RNC
10 22 (19.64%) Ethernet
11 21 (18.75%) ATM
12 20 (17.86%) Finance
13 19 (16.96%) Nortel
13 19 (16.96%) Nokia
14 17 (15.18%) Network Planning
14 17 (15.18%) Project Management
15 16 (14.29%) Logistics
15 16 (14.29%) SDH
16 15 (13.39%) Degree
17 13 (11.61%) DWDM
18 12 (10.71%) 4G
19 10 (8.93%) MPLS
19 10 (8.93%) GPRS
19 10 (8.93%) SNMP
19 10 (8.93%) VPN
20 9 (8.04%) SLA
20 9 (8.04%) Cisco
20 9 (8.04%) GSM
20 9 (8.04%) Perl
20 9 (8.04%) Oracle

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Maya
1 6 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 48 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
2 39 (34.82%) 3G
3 31 (27.68%) 2G
4 28 (25.00%) LTE
5 23 (20.54%) RNC
6 22 (19.64%) Ethernet
7 21 (18.75%) ATM
8 16 (14.29%) SDH
9 13 (11.61%) DWDM
10 12 (10.71%) 4G
11 10 (8.93%) MPLS
11 10 (8.93%) GPRS
11 10 (8.93%) SNMP
11 10 (8.93%) VPN
12 9 (8.04%) GSM
12 9 (8.04%) SS7
12 9 (8.04%) SIGTRAN
13 8 (7.14%) Firewall
13 8 (7.14%) BGP
13 8 (7.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (5.36%) MySQL
2 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.68%) MS Access
4 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 66 (58.93%) Telecoms
2 20 (17.86%) Finance
3 1 (0.89%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (15.18%) Design Engineer
2 12 (10.71%) Transmission Engineer
2 12 (10.71%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 10 (8.93%) Databuild Engineer
4 8 (7.14%) RAN Engineer
4 8 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (7.14%) Architect
4 8 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 7 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 7 (6.25%) Test Leader
6 6 (5.36%) Analyst
7 5 (4.46%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.57%) Senior Architect
8 4 (3.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.57%) OSS Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Ericsson Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Network Planner
8 4 (3.57%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.57%) Field Engineer
9 3 (2.68%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) XML
2 5 (4.46%) .NET
2 5 (4.46%) J2EE
3 1 (0.89%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.46%) Smart Meter
2 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.36%) UNIX
2 2 (1.79%) Windows
3 1 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.18%) Network Planning
1 17 (15.18%) Project Management
2 16 (14.29%) Logistics
3 9 (8.04%) Change Management
4 8 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 8 (7.14%) Migration
4 8 (7.14%) ETL
5 7 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 7 (6.25%) Network Design
5 7 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 7 (6.25%) Network Management
6 5 (4.46%) ITIL
6 5 (4.46%) Validation
6 5 (4.46%) Web Development
6 5 (4.46%) Business Development
7 4 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.68%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.68%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.68%) Critical Path Analysis
8 3 (2.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.04%) Perl
2 6 (5.36%) C++
3 5 (4.46%) Java
3 5 (4.46%) C#
4 3 (2.68%) SQL
5 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) HND
3 4 (3.57%) ISEB
3 4 (3.57%) CCIE
3 4 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (1.79%) PMP
5 2 (1.79%) CCSP
5 2 (1.79%) CCNP
5 2 (1.79%) CCDP
5 2 (1.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) QA
3 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (28.57%) Huawei
2 29 (25.89%) NEC
3 24 (21.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 19 (16.96%) Nortel
4 19 (16.96%) Nokia
5 9 (8.04%) Cisco
5 9 (8.04%) Oracle
6 8 (7.14%) BT
6 8 (7.14%) Juniper
7 6 (5.36%) Greenplum
8 5 (4.46%) Talend
9 4 (3.57%) NetCracker
9 4 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (2.68%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.79%) Cerion
11 2 (1.79%) F5
11 2 (1.79%) Amdocs
11 2 (1.79%) Redback
11 2 (1.79%) Radware
11 2 (1.79%) CheckPoint