The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 18 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 currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 439 347 332
Rank change year-on-year
-92 -15
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 149 202 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.42% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.90% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 47
Average daily rate £250 £275 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £354 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £244 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25818 22455 27837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.86% 47.05% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14474 11940 14191
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1186 1344
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ericsson within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Ericsson Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Ericsson
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
England -118 129 £213 -22.72% 2
South East -54 76 £205 -25.45% 1
Surrey +17 43 £199 -37.40%
Guildford +14 35 £199 -37.40%
Berkshire -60 31 £205 -25.45% 1
London +1 28 £300 -7.69%
City of London - 7 £300 -
North West -17 6 £290 - 1
Reading -32 4 £328 +19.27% 1
Hampshire - 2 - -
Manchester -14 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Corsham - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 173 (58.64%) Telecoms
2 136 (46.10%) 3G
3 120 (40.68%) 2G
4 96 (32.54%) Nokia
5 85 (28.81%) RNC
6 83 (28.14%) Huawei
7 71 (24.07%) NEC
8 69 (23.39%) Radio Access Network
9 68 (23.05%) Nortel
10 64 (21.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 59 (20.00%) ATM
12 56 (18.98%) LTE
13 51 (17.29%) SLA
14 49 (16.61%) DWDM
15 43 (14.58%) ETL
16 41 (13.90%) Ethernet
17 36 (12.20%) Degree
18 35 (11.86%) SDH
19 31 (10.51%) Project Management
20 28 (9.49%) Finance
21 25 (8.47%) Logistics
22 23 (7.80%) Cisco
23 22 (7.46%) GSM
23 22 (7.46%) Network Design
23 22 (7.46%) Network Planning
23 22 (7.46%) 4G
24 19 (6.44%) Network Management
25 18 (6.10%) UMTS
25 18 (6.10%) MS Excel
26 16 (5.42%) Microsoft

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 5 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.02%) Apache
3 2 (0.68%) Confluence
4 1 (0.34%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.03%) Maya
3 5 (1.69%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 136 (46.10%) 3G
2 120 (40.68%) 2G
3 85 (28.81%) RNC
4 69 (23.39%) Radio Access Network
5 59 (20.00%) ATM
6 56 (18.98%) LTE
7 49 (16.61%) DWDM
8 41 (13.90%) Ethernet
9 35 (11.86%) SDH
10 22 (7.46%) GSM
10 22 (7.46%) 4G
11 18 (6.10%) UMTS
12 15 (5.08%) VPN
12 15 (5.08%) MPLS
13 14 (4.75%) VoIP
14 13 (4.41%) SIGTRAN
14 13 (4.41%) SNMP
15 12 (4.07%) Firewall
16 11 (3.73%) BGP
16 11 (3.73%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (2.37%) MySQL
2 6 (2.03%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.02%) MS Access
4 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.02%) Subversion
3 2 (0.68%) JIRA
4 1 (0.34%) Ant
General
1 173 (58.64%) Telecoms
2 28 (9.49%) Finance
3 4 (1.36%) Front Office
4 3 (1.02%) Billing
4 3 (1.02%) German Language
5 1 (0.34%) Marketing
5 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 86 (29.15%) Field Engineer
2 34 (11.53%) Design Engineer
3 17 (5.76%) Transmission Engineer
4 14 (4.75%) Databuild Engineer
4 14 (4.75%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 13 (4.41%) Test Engineer
6 12 (4.07%) Architect
6 12 (4.07%) Network Engineer
7 11 (3.73%) Technical Leader
8 10 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (3.05%) Network Design Engineer
9 9 (3.05%) RAN Engineer
9 9 (3.05%) Project Manager
10 8 (2.71%) Test Leader
11 7 (2.37%) Ericsson Engineer
11 7 (2.37%) Radio Engineer
11 7 (2.37%) OSS Engineer
12 6 (2.03%) Analyst
12 6 (2.03%) Technical Engineer
13 5 (1.69%) Network Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.71%) XML
2 6 (2.03%) .NET
2 6 (2.03%) J2EE
3 1 (0.34%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (1.69%) Smart Meter
2 4 (1.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.02%) MPEG
4 2 (0.68%) PMI
4 2 (0.68%) STB
4 2 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.34%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.34%) Handset
5 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.34%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.41%) UNIX
2 7 (2.37%) Windows
3 3 (1.02%) Linux
4 2 (0.68%) HPUX
5 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.34%) Android
5 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (14.58%) ETL
2 31 (10.51%) Project Management
3 25 (8.47%) Logistics
4 22 (7.46%) Network Design
4 22 (7.46%) Network Planning
5 19 (6.44%) Network Management
6 14 (4.75%) Service Delivery
6 14 (4.75%) Supplier Management
7 13 (4.41%) Migration
8 12 (4.07%) Business Development
9 10 (3.39%) ITIL
9 10 (3.39%) Project Planning
9 10 (3.39%) Change Management
9 10 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (3.05%) Configuration Management
11 8 (2.71%) Time Management
11 8 (2.71%) Validation
12 7 (2.37%) Workflow
12 7 (2.37%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (2.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.41%) Perl
2 11 (3.73%) C
3 10 (3.39%) Java
4 9 (3.05%) SQL
5 7 (2.37%) C++
6 6 (2.03%) C#
7 3 (1.02%) VB
8 2 (0.68%) Python
8 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (12.20%) Degree
2 13 (4.41%) HND
3 10 (3.39%) ISEB
4 9 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.37%) CCIE
7 5 (1.69%) CCNP
8 4 (1.36%) PMP
8 4 (1.36%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.36%) CISSP
9 3 (1.02%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (1.02%) CCDP
9 3 (1.02%) CCSP
10 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.34%) CCVP
11 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.34%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.34%) CISA
11 1 (0.34%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (17.29%) SLA
2 8 (2.71%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.37%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (1.02%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 96 (32.54%) Nokia
2 83 (28.14%) Huawei
3 71 (24.07%) NEC
4 68 (23.05%) Nortel
5 64 (21.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 23 (7.80%) Cisco
7 16 (5.42%) Microsoft
8 13 (4.41%) Oracle
9 10 (3.39%) Juniper
10 9 (3.05%) BT
11 7 (2.37%) Greenplum
12 6 (2.03%) Talend
13 5 (1.69%) NetCracker
13 5 (1.69%) Siemens
14 4 (1.36%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 4 (1.36%) Cramer
15 3 (1.02%) F5
15 3 (1.02%) Redback
15 3 (1.02%) Radware
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