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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 208 182 95
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -87
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 38 61 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.69% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 1.41% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 15
Average daily rate
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£263 £250 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £198 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £359 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £270 £243
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.34%
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
4374 4330 4856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.16% 48.73% 49.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2261 2180 2115
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £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 251 260 292
Average hourly rate £17.07 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.46% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.55 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -26 22 £310 +24.00% 1
Surrey +11 14 £335 +11.66%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £215 -
Hampshire -11 1 £215 -38.57%
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (66.00%) Telecoms
2 51 (51.00%) Huawei
2 51 (51.00%) LTE
3 47 (47.00%) Radio Access Network
3 47 (47.00%) 3G
4 36 (36.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 31 (31.00%) Nokia
6 29 (29.00%) Ethernet
7 28 (28.00%) Cisco
8 26 (26.00%) NEC
9 24 (24.00%) 2G
10 23 (23.00%) Juniper
11 21 (21.00%) 4G
12 20 (20.00%) ATM
13 19 (19.00%) SDH
14 18 (18.00%) MPLS
15 16 (16.00%) UMTS
16 15 (15.00%) SNMP
16 15 (15.00%) Nortel
17 14 (14.00%) SLA
17 14 (14.00%) VPN
17 14 (14.00%) VoIP
17 14 (14.00%) IPsec
17 14 (14.00%) Firewall
17 14 (14.00%) BGP
18 13 (13.00%) Network Architecture
19 12 (12.00%) Logistics
19 12 (12.00%) Project Management
19 12 (12.00%) Finance
19 12 (12.00%) Cisco Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.00%) MS Office
4 2 (2.00%) AutoCAD
4 2 (2.00%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 51 (51.00%) LTE
2 47 (47.00%) Radio Access Network
2 47 (47.00%) 3G
3 29 (29.00%) Ethernet
4 24 (24.00%) 2G
5 21 (21.00%) 4G
6 20 (20.00%) ATM
7 19 (19.00%) SDH
8 18 (18.00%) MPLS
9 16 (16.00%) UMTS
10 15 (15.00%) SNMP
11 14 (14.00%) VPN
11 14 (14.00%) VoIP
11 14 (14.00%) BGP
11 14 (14.00%) IPsec
11 14 (14.00%) Firewall
12 11 (11.00%) VRRP
12 11 (11.00%) DNS
13 10 (10.00%) OSPF
13 10 (10.00%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) MySQL
1 6 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 66 (66.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.00%) Back Office
4 1 (1.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 17 (17.00%) Transmission Engineer
3 14 (14.00%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) Architect
5 6 (6.00%) Developer
5 6 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.00%) Databuild Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) IP Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) RAN Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Ericsson Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Database Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.00%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Transmission Planner
9 2 (2.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) XML
2 3 (3.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.00%) Statistics
2 1 (1.00%) CMDB
2 1 (1.00%) GIS
2 1 (1.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) UNIX
2 6 (6.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.00%) VMS
3 2 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.00%) Network Architecture
2 12 (12.00%) Project Management
2 12 (12.00%) Logistics
3 11 (11.00%) Network Management
4 10 (10.00%) Network Planning
4 10 (10.00%) Validation
5 8 (8.00%) Supplier Management
6 7 (7.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.00%) Network Design
7 5 (5.00%) ETL
7 5 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.00%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.00%) Time Management
9 3 (3.00%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.00%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.00%) Perl
3 3 (3.00%) C#
3 3 (3.00%) C++
3 3 (3.00%) Java
4 2 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.00%) CCIE
2 9 (9.00%) Degree
3 4 (4.00%) CCNP
4 2 (2.00%) CCSP
4 2 (2.00%) CNA
4 2 (2.00%) Novell Certification
4 2 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (2.00%) CCNA
4 2 (2.00%) CCDP
4 2 (2.00%) CISSP
4 2 (2.00%) HND
5 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.00%) QA
3 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.00%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.00%) Netcool
3 1 (1.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 51 (51.00%) Huawei
2 36 (36.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 31 (31.00%) Nokia
4 28 (28.00%) Cisco
5 26 (26.00%) NEC
6 23 (23.00%) Juniper
7 15 (15.00%) Nortel
8 9 (9.00%) BT
9 8 (8.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 7 (7.00%) Radware
10 7 (7.00%) Redback
11 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (6.00%) Oracle
12 5 (5.00%) Business Objects
12 5 (5.00%) CheckPoint
12 5 (5.00%) Ciena
13 3 (3.00%) F5
13 3 (3.00%) Talend
13 3 (3.00%) Greenplum
13 3 (3.00%) Mapinfo