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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ericsson
England / South East
Rank 182 208 179
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -29
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 57 48 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 0.59% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 1.23% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 28
Median daily rate £260 £305 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £256 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £380 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £290 £268
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +8.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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
3665 3903 4382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 50.08% 47.57% 48.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2085 2150 2297
Median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 212 210
Median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +117.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £12.00 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Ericsson as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +24 47 £245 -23.43%
Surrey +12 7 £260 -21.21%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Hampshire +8 1 £475 +90.00%
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 57 (65.52%) Telecoms
2 47 (54.02%) ITIL
3 45 (51.72%) LTE
4 39 (44.83%) MS Excel
5 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
6 35 (40.23%) Management Information System
7 34 (39.08%) Project Management
7 34 (39.08%) PRINCE2
7 34 (39.08%) ITIL V3
8 33 (37.93%) Huawei
8 33 (37.93%) VoLTE
8 33 (37.93%) Remedy
9 32 (36.78%) Wi-Fi
9 32 (36.78%) MS Project
10 31 (35.63%) 3G
11 30 (34.48%) 2G
12 26 (29.89%) 4G
13 23 (26.44%) Nokia
14 19 (21.84%) Radio Access Network
14 19 (21.84%) Nokia Networks
15 16 (18.39%) TCP/IP
16 15 (17.24%) Cisco
16 15 (17.24%) CCNP
16 15 (17.24%) Juniper
16 15 (17.24%) CCNA
16 15 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (14.94%) CCIE
17 13 (14.94%) Back Office
17 13 (14.94%) Wireshark
18 11 (12.64%) SLA

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.30%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (44.83%) MS Excel
2 32 (36.78%) MS Project
3 3 (3.45%) MS Office
3 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (2.30%) Unica
2 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 45 (51.72%) LTE
2 33 (37.93%) VoLTE
3 32 (36.78%) Wi-Fi
4 31 (35.63%) 3G
5 30 (34.48%) 2G
6 26 (29.89%) 4G
7 19 (21.84%) Radio Access Network
8 16 (18.39%) TCP/IP
9 13 (14.94%) Wireshark
10 6 (6.90%) GSM
11 5 (5.75%) DNS
11 5 (5.75%) FTP
11 5 (5.75%) SNMP
11 5 (5.75%) UMTS
11 5 (5.75%) UTRAN
12 4 (4.60%) ATM
12 4 (4.60%) Ethernet
12 4 (4.60%) MVNO
13 3 (3.45%) HTTP
13 3 (3.45%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.15%) MySQL
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 57 (65.52%) Telecoms
2 13 (14.94%) Back Office
3 7 (8.05%) Finance
4 3 (3.45%) Billing
5 2 (2.30%) Electronics
5 2 (2.30%) Legal
5 2 (2.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (37.93%) Project Manager
2 32 (36.78%) Voice Project Manager
3 9 (10.34%) Core Network Project Manager
3 9 (10.34%) Network Manager
3 9 (10.34%) Network Project Manager
4 8 (9.20%) Optimisation Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) 3G Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) 4G Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Programme Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Radio Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Telecoms Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 3 (3.45%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.45%) RAN Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Campaign Analyst
8 2 (2.30%) RAN Performance Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) Middleware
2 2 (2.30%) XML
3 1 (1.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (40.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.75%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.45%) IPTV
3 3 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (3.45%) Video on Demand
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) STB
5 1 (1.15%) CMDB
5 1 (1.15%) PMI
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Linux
1 5 (5.75%) Unix
2 3 (3.45%) Android
2 3 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) ITIL
2 34 (39.08%) ITIL V3
2 34 (39.08%) PRINCE2
2 34 (39.08%) Project Management
3 7 (8.05%) Service Management
4 5 (5.75%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 5 (5.75%) Network Design
4 5 (5.75%) Performance Management
5 4 (4.60%) Presales
5 4 (4.60%) Programme Management
6 3 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.45%) CRM
6 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.45%) Test Management
6 3 (3.45%) Validation
7 2 (2.30%) Campaign Management
7 2 (2.30%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.60%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) C
2 2 (2.30%) C#
2 2 (2.30%) C++
2 2 (2.30%) Perl
2 2 (2.30%) Ruby
2 2 (2.30%) VBA
3 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) CCNA
1 15 (17.24%) CCNP
1 15 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (14.94%) CCIE
3 10 (11.49%) Degree
4 2 (2.30%) CCIP
4 2 (2.30%) JNCIA
4 2 (2.30%) PMP
5 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.15%) ISEB
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (1.15%) Netcool
Vendors
1 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
2 33 (37.93%) Huawei
2 33 (37.93%) Remedy
3 23 (26.44%) Nokia
4 19 (21.84%) Nokia Networks
5 15 (17.24%) Cisco
5 15 (17.24%) Juniper
6 4 (4.60%) Nortel
6 4 (4.60%) Samsung
7 3 (3.45%) Amdocs
7 3 (3.45%) Greenplum
7 3 (3.45%) IBM
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle
7 3 (3.45%) VMware
8 2 (2.30%) Alterian
8 2 (2.30%) Citrix
8 2 (2.30%) Cramer
8 2 (2.30%) Epiphany
8 2 (2.30%) Tellabs
8 2 (2.30%) Virgin Media