The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ericsson
UK
Rank 515 522 448
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -74
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 85 96 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.44% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 36
Median daily rate £259 £300 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £203 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £290 £268
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +8.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
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 across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20377 21963 22712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.44% 43.19% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12494 12880 13340
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 765 881 1010
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Ericsson as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ericsson within the UK.

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ericsson
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ericsson within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Ericsson Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ericsson
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson within the UK.

Ericsson Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ericsson
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
England +8 75 £258 -14.16% 1
South East +29 57 £260 -14.75%
Berkshire +26 47 £245 -23.43%
Reading +42 40 £245 -28.25%
Surrey +16 7 £260 -21.21%
Guildford -6 7 £260 -21.21%
London -5 5 £205 -46.08%
Slough +10 4 £220 -24.13%
North West +17 3 - - 1
West Midlands -1 3 £300 +25.00%
Cheshire +24 2 - -
South West +10 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Amersham - 2 - -
Manchester +13 1 - - 1
Hook +10 1 £475 -
Hampshire +2 1 £475 +90.00%
Newbury -4 1 - -
Coventry -12 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
North Wales - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Wrexham - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £400 -
Leicester - 1 - -

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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 with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 82 (60.74%) Telecoms
2 57 (42.22%) LTE
3 53 (39.26%) Huawei
4 50 (37.04%) ITIL
5 49 (36.30%) Microsoft
6 45 (33.33%) 3G
7 44 (32.59%) 2G
8 43 (31.85%) Nokia
9 42 (31.11%) MS Excel
10 38 (28.15%) 4G
11 37 (27.41%) Management Information System
12 36 (26.67%) Project Management
12 36 (26.67%) PRINCE2
13 35 (25.93%) ITIL V3
13 35 (25.93%) VoLTE
14 34 (25.19%) Remedy
14 34 (25.19%) Wi-Fi
15 33 (24.44%) MS Project
16 27 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
17 20 (14.81%) Nokia Networks
18 19 (14.07%) Cisco
19 18 (13.33%) SLA
20 17 (12.59%) TCP/IP
21 16 (11.85%) CCNP
21 16 (11.85%) Cisco Certification
21 16 (11.85%) Juniper
22 15 (11.11%) CCNA
22 15 (11.11%) GSM
23 13 (9.63%) UMTS
23 13 (9.63%) CCIE

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills 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 (1.48%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 33 (24.44%) MS Project
3 9 (6.67%) MS Office
4 7 (5.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.48%) Unica
2 1 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 57 (42.22%) LTE
2 45 (33.33%) 3G
3 44 (32.59%) 2G
4 38 (28.15%) 4G
5 35 (25.93%) VoLTE
6 34 (25.19%) Wi-Fi
7 27 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
8 17 (12.59%) TCP/IP
9 15 (11.11%) GSM
10 13 (9.63%) UMTS
10 13 (9.63%) Wireshark
11 7 (5.19%) Ethernet
12 6 (4.44%) DNS
12 6 (4.44%) FTP
12 6 (4.44%) SNMP
13 5 (3.70%) ATM
13 5 (3.70%) RNC
13 5 (3.70%) UTRAN
14 4 (2.96%) IGMP
14 4 (2.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.74%) MySQL
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 82 (60.74%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.63%) Back Office
3 11 (8.15%) Finance
4 5 (3.70%) Billing
5 3 (2.22%) Legal
5 3 (2.22%) Marketing
6 2 (1.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.74%) Banking
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) German Language
7 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (25.19%) Project Manager
2 33 (24.44%) Voice Project Manager
3 10 (7.41%) 3G Engineer
3 10 (7.41%) Field Engineer
4 9 (6.67%) 4G Engineer
4 9 (6.67%) Core Network Project Manager
4 9 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 9 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
4 9 (6.67%) Optimisation Engineer
5 7 (5.19%) Programme Manager
6 6 (4.44%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
6 6 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (4.44%) Radio Engineer
6 6 (4.44%) Telecoms Engineer
7 5 (3.70%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
7 5 (3.70%) Analyst
7 5 (3.70%) Coordinator
7 5 (3.70%) Design Engineer
7 5 (3.70%) RAN Engineer
7 5 (3.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.96%) Middleware
2 2 (1.48%) XML
3 1 (0.74%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.41%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.19%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.44%) IPTV
3 6 (4.44%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (3.70%) Video on Demand
5 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.48%) Statistics
6 2 (1.48%) STB
7 1 (0.74%) CMDB
7 1 (0.74%) PMI
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.19%) Linux
1 7 (5.19%) Unix
2 4 (2.96%) Android
2 4 (2.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.04%) ITIL
2 36 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 36 (26.67%) Project Management
3 35 (25.93%) ITIL V3
4 10 (7.41%) Service Management
5 7 (5.19%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 7 (5.19%) Network Design
6 5 (3.70%) Performance Management
7 4 (2.96%) Change Control
7 4 (2.96%) Configuration Management
7 4 (2.96%) CRM
7 4 (2.96%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.96%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (2.96%) Network Architecture
7 4 (2.96%) Presales
7 4 (2.96%) Programme Management
8 3 (2.22%) Migration
8 3 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.22%) Test Management
8 3 (2.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.96%) SQL
2 3 (2.22%) C
2 3 (2.22%) VBA
3 2 (1.48%) C#
3 2 (1.48%) C++
3 2 (1.48%) Perl
3 2 (1.48%) Ruby
4 1 (0.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (11.85%) CCNP
1 16 (11.85%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (11.11%) CCNA
3 13 (9.63%) CCIE
4 12 (8.89%) Degree
5 3 (2.22%) PMP
6 2 (1.48%) CCIP
6 2 (1.48%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.48%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.74%) ISEB
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) Amdocs OSS
1 4 (2.96%) Nagios
2 1 (0.74%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.74%) Netcool
2 1 (0.74%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 53 (39.26%) Huawei
2 49 (36.30%) Microsoft
3 43 (31.85%) Nokia
4 34 (25.19%) Remedy
5 20 (14.81%) Nokia Networks
6 19 (14.07%) Cisco
7 16 (11.85%) Juniper
8 9 (6.67%) Nortel
9 5 (3.70%) Amdocs
9 5 (3.70%) NEC
9 5 (3.70%) Tellabs
10 4 (2.96%) Samsung
10 4 (2.96%) VMware
11 3 (2.22%) Cramer
11 3 (2.22%) Greenplum
11 3 (2.22%) IBM
11 3 (2.22%) Oracle
12 2 (1.48%) Alterian
12 2 (1.48%) Citrix
12 2 (1.48%) Epiphany