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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ericsson
Rank 599 582 552
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -30
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 61 92 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.37% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 13
Median daily rate £283 £270 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £330 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
24383 25108 24277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.16% 44.01% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14951 14778 13404
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1086 1062
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 24 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 27 July 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 -47 46 £290 +7.40% 4
South East -18 22 £280 +3.70% 1
London +13 16 £275 -12.00%
Berkshire -4 16 £258 -4.62% 1
Slough +4 7 £225 -
Newbury -2 5 - -
Guildford +2 4 £270 -0.91%
Surrey -7 4 £270 -0.91%
Hampshire +3 2 £550 +37.50%
North West -9 2 - - 3
Warrington - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Scotland +3 1 £250 - 1
Winchester -1 1 £550 +37.50%
Yorkshire -5 1 - -
West Midlands -42 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £325 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Hull - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 104 (70.27%) Telecoms
2 57 (38.51%) Huawei
3 48 (32.43%) Nokia
4 42 (28.38%) Nokia Networks
5 40 (27.03%) Project Management
6 38 (25.68%) LTE
7 34 (22.97%) 3G
8 31 (20.95%) PRINCE2
8 31 (20.95%) MS Excel
9 28 (18.92%) Finance
10 27 (18.24%) Microsoft
11 26 (17.57%) BT
11 26 (17.57%) 2G
11 26 (17.57%) Radio Access Network
12 25 (16.89%) 4G
13 24 (16.22%) Arqiva
13 24 (16.22%) Degree
13 24 (16.22%) ITIL
14 23 (15.54%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 23 (15.54%) Virgin Media
14 23 (15.54%) Virtual Machines
15 21 (14.19%) Management Information System
16 19 (12.84%) Remedy
17 18 (12.16%) Siemens
18 17 (11.49%) Wireless
18 17 (11.49%) SLA
18 17 (11.49%) Amdocs
18 17 (11.49%) Amdocs OSS
19 15 (10.14%) VoLTE
19 15 (10.14%) Cramer

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 3 (2.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (20.95%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.46%) MS Project
3 12 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (6.08%) MS Visio
5 8 (5.41%) MS Office
6 2 (1.35%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.68%) IaaS
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.68%) LTE
2 34 (22.97%) 3G
3 26 (17.57%) 2G
3 26 (17.57%) Radio Access Network
4 25 (16.89%) 4G
5 17 (11.49%) Wireless
6 15 (10.14%) VoLTE
7 14 (9.46%) GSM
8 13 (8.78%) UMTS
9 10 (6.76%) DVB
9 10 (6.76%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (4.05%) GGSN
10 6 (4.05%) LDAP
11 5 (3.38%) ATM
11 5 (3.38%) Diameter Protocol
11 5 (3.38%) Firewall
11 5 (3.38%) ISUP
11 5 (3.38%) SDH
11 5 (3.38%) VPN
12 4 (2.70%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.05%) MS Access
3 4 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.68%) Big Data
4 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 104 (70.27%) Telecoms
2 28 (18.92%) Finance
3 13 (8.78%) Back Office
4 6 (4.05%) Local Government
5 5 (3.38%) Billing
6 2 (1.35%) Marketing
6 2 (1.35%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.35%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (14.19%) Project Manager
2 11 (7.43%) Service Desk Engineer
3 10 (6.76%) Network Engineer
4 9 (6.08%) Architect
5 7 (4.73%) Broadcast Engineer
5 7 (4.73%) RAN Engineer
5 7 (4.73%) Voice Project Manager
6 6 (4.05%) Optimisation Engineer
6 6 (4.05%) Telecoms Engineer
7 5 (3.38%) 3G Engineer
7 5 (3.38%) Analyst
7 5 (3.38%) Designer
7 5 (3.38%) Implementation Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Telecoms Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 4 (2.70%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
8 4 (2.70%) Radio Engineer
8 4 (2.70%) Tester
9 3 (2.03%) OSS Architect
9 3 (2.03%) Performance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.19%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.43%) BBC
3 9 (6.08%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.05%) PMI
5 5 (3.38%) Statistics
5 5 (3.38%) Video on Demand
6 4 (2.70%) IPTV
7 3 (2.03%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.35%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.35%) New Media
8 2 (1.35%) RIA
8 2 (1.35%) STB
8 2 (1.35%) User Experience
9 1 (0.68%) CMDB
9 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.68%) FMCG
9 1 (0.68%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.76%) Unix
2 4 (2.70%) Linux
2 4 (2.70%) Windows
3 3 (2.03%) Solaris
4 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.03%) Project Management
2 31 (20.95%) PRINCE2
3 24 (16.22%) ITIL
4 12 (8.11%) ITIL V3
5 9 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (6.08%) High Availability
5 9 (6.08%) Logistics
5 9 (6.08%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.41%) CRM
6 8 (5.41%) Fault Management
6 8 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (4.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (4.73%) Performance Management
7 7 (4.73%) Presales
7 7 (4.73%) Supplier Management
8 6 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.05%) Fault Analysis
8 6 (4.05%) Programme Management
9 5 (3.38%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.11%) C
2 10 (6.76%) SQL
3 3 (2.03%) VBA
4 2 (1.35%) MapBasic
4 2 (1.35%) Perl
4 2 (1.35%) Python
4 2 (1.35%) Ruby
4 2 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (16.22%) Degree
2 13 (8.78%) PMI Certification
3 9 (6.08%) HNC
3 9 (6.08%) PMP
4 5 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.70%) CCNP
6 3 (2.03%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.35%) CCIE
7 2 (1.35%) CCIP
7 2 (1.35%) HND
7 2 (1.35%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.35%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.68%) CCNA
8 1 (0.68%) ISEB
8 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.68%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.68%) MBA
8 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.49%) SLA
2 2 (1.35%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (15.54%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.68%) NFS
3 1 (0.68%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.68%) StorNext
3 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) XenApp
3 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (11.49%) Amdocs OSS
2 7 (4.73%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (2.03%) Netcool
4 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 57 (38.51%) Huawei
2 48 (32.43%) Nokia
3 42 (28.38%) Nokia Networks
4 27 (18.24%) Microsoft
5 26 (17.57%) BT
6 24 (16.22%) Arqiva
7 23 (15.54%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 23 (15.54%) Virgin Media
8 19 (12.84%) Remedy
9 18 (12.16%) Siemens
10 17 (11.49%) Amdocs
11 15 (10.14%) Cramer
12 14 (9.46%) NetCracker
12 14 (9.46%) Tellabs
12 14 (9.46%) ZTE
13 13 (8.78%) Citrix
13 13 (8.78%) Nortel
13 13 (8.78%) Telindus
14 9 (6.08%) Cisco
14 9 (6.08%) Mapinfo