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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ericsson
Rank 563 540 528
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 78 98 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.40% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 29
Median daily rate £275 £290 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +13.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £388 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £275 £213
% change year-on-year
- +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

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
23972 24303 23493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.63% 44.84% 44.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14771 14032 13325
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 1130 1053
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.46 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.34% +2.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -33 67 £275 -5.17% 2
South East -22 31 £255 -7.27%
Berkshire -7 27 £255 +2.00%
London +11 20 £413 +37.50% 1
Reading +4 19 £255 -
North West -12 7 £303 -3.20% 1
South West - 6 £418 -
Bristol - 5 £418 -
Guildford +3 3 - -
Slough +3 3 £225 +4.04%
Newbury -6 3 £260 -10.34%
Manchester -7 3 - - 1
Cheshire -9 3 £330 +26.92%
Surrey -13 3 - -
Warrington -14 3 £330 +26.92%
East Midlands +11 1 £275 -
Hook 0 1 £450 +12.50%
Northamptonshire 0 1 £275 -
Hampshire 0 1 £450 +12.50%
Ealing - 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £250 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £275 -
Lancashire - 1 £275 -
Preston - 1 £275 -
Northampton - 1 £275 -
North East - 1 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £275 -
Wales - 1 £250 -

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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.

1 116 (71.60%) Telecoms
2 72 (44.44%) Huawei
3 62 (38.27%) Nokia
4 52 (32.10%) Nokia Networks
5 50 (30.86%) 3G
6 48 (29.63%) BT
7 42 (25.93%) Arqiva
8 40 (24.69%) LTE
9 39 (24.07%) Project Management
10 37 (22.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 36 (22.22%) ITIL
11 36 (22.22%) Virgin Media
12 35 (21.60%) 2G
13 33 (20.37%) MS Excel
14 30 (18.52%) Microsoft
14 30 (18.52%) Finance
15 29 (17.90%) Siemens
16 27 (16.67%) PRINCE2
17 25 (15.43%) Radio Access Network
18 24 (14.81%) ZTE
18 24 (14.81%) 4G
18 24 (14.81%) Degree
19 23 (14.20%) Wireless
20 22 (13.58%) SLA
21 21 (12.96%) NetCracker
21 21 (12.96%) VoLTE
21 21 (12.96%) Telindus
22 20 (12.35%) Management Information System
22 20 (12.35%) BBC
23 18 (11.11%) Amdocs

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 4 (2.47%) OpenStack
1 4 (2.47%) Smallworld
2 3 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.88%) MS Project
3 11 (6.79%) MS Office
4 10 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (4.32%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.85%) AutoCAD
7 2 (1.23%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (1.23%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (1.23%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.62%) IaaS
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (30.86%) 3G
2 40 (24.69%) LTE
3 35 (21.60%) 2G
4 25 (15.43%) Radio Access Network
5 24 (14.81%) 4G
6 23 (14.20%) Wireless
7 21 (12.96%) VoLTE
8 13 (8.02%) GSM
8 13 (8.02%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (7.41%) DVB
9 12 (7.41%) UMTS
10 11 (6.79%) RNC
11 8 (4.94%) ATM
11 8 (4.94%) Firewall
11 8 (4.94%) VPN
12 6 (3.70%) GGSN
12 6 (3.70%) ISUP
13 5 (3.09%) Diameter Protocol
13 5 (3.09%) MVNO
13 5 (3.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.47%) DB2
1 4 (2.47%) MySQL
1 4 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.23%) MS Access
4 1 (0.62%) Big Data
4 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) JIRA
General
1 116 (71.60%) Telecoms
2 30 (18.52%) Finance
3 11 (6.79%) Back Office
4 4 (2.47%) Billing
5 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (0.62%) German Language
6 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (14.81%) Project Manager
2 11 (6.79%) Architect
3 10 (6.17%) 3G Engineer
3 10 (6.17%) Broadcast Engineer
3 10 (6.17%) Network Engineer
3 10 (6.17%) Optimisation Engineer
4 9 (5.56%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
4 9 (5.56%) Voice Project Manager
5 8 (4.94%) Field Engineer
5 8 (4.94%) LTE Engineer
6 7 (4.32%) Analyst
6 7 (4.32%) Telecoms Manager
7 6 (3.70%) Designer
7 6 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
7 6 (3.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 5 (3.09%) Installations Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) RAN Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) Senior 3G Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) Transmission Engineer
9 4 (2.47%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.62%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.35%) BBC
1 20 (12.35%) Management Information System
2 16 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.94%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.94%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.32%) IPTV
5 5 (3.09%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.09%) PMI
5 5 (3.09%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.09%) STB
6 4 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.47%) Over-the-Top Content
6 4 (2.47%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.85%) User Experience
7 3 (1.85%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.23%) New Media
8 2 (1.23%) RIA
8 2 (1.23%) Statistics
9 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.17%) Unix
2 7 (4.32%) Linux
2 7 (4.32%) Windows
3 3 (1.85%) Solaris
4 1 (0.62%) Android
4 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.07%) Project Management
2 36 (22.22%) ITIL
3 27 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 14 (8.64%) ITIL V3
5 10 (6.17%) Migration
5 10 (6.17%) Presales
6 9 (5.56%) High Availability
7 8 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (4.94%) Service Delivery
7 8 (4.94%) Service Management
8 7 (4.32%) CRM
8 7 (4.32%) Fault Management
8 7 (4.32%) Performance Management
9 6 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (3.09%) Business Continuity
10 5 (3.09%) Change Management
10 5 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.09%) Fault Analysis
10 5 (3.09%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.32%) C
2 5 (3.09%) SQL
3 4 (2.47%) VBA
4 1 (0.62%) MapBasic
4 1 (0.62%) Perl
4 1 (0.62%) Python
4 1 (0.62%) Ruby
4 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (14.81%) Degree
2 12 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 8 (4.94%) HNC
4 7 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.32%) PMP
5 5 (3.09%) CCNP
5 5 (3.09%) HND
6 4 (2.47%) CCIE
7 3 (1.85%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.23%) CCIP
8 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.23%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.23%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.62%) ISEB
9 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.62%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.58%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.85%) StorNext
3 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) KVM
3 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.23%) vSphere
3 2 (1.23%) Xsan
4 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.62%) NFS
4 1 (0.62%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.62%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.62%) XenApp
4 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (7.41%) NSN NetAct
2 10 (6.17%) Amdocs OSS
3 2 (1.23%) Netcool
3 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.62%) OpenView
4 1 (0.62%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 72 (44.44%) Huawei
2 62 (38.27%) Nokia
3 52 (32.10%) Nokia Networks
4 48 (29.63%) BT
5 42 (25.93%) Arqiva
6 37 (22.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 36 (22.22%) Virgin Media
8 30 (18.52%) Microsoft
9 29 (17.90%) Siemens
10 24 (14.81%) ZTE
11 21 (12.96%) NetCracker
11 21 (12.96%) Telindus
12 18 (11.11%) Amdocs
13 17 (10.49%) Remedy
14 13 (8.02%) Nortel
15 12 (7.41%) Mapinfo
15 12 (7.41%) Tellabs
16 10 (6.17%) Cisco
17 9 (5.56%) Cramer
17 9 (5.56%) NEC
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Lorien Resourcing
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