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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ericsson
Rank 546 554 532
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 78 92 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.39% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 29
Median daily rate £290 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £240 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £392 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £290 £270
% change year-on-year
- +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.50

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
22572 23646 25687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 42.71% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13871 15133
Median daily rate £420 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 979 1231
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 4 December 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 29 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 4 December 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 -8 71 £295 +1.72% 5
South East +29 57 £290 -1.69% 1
Berkshire +32 46 £295 -2.47% 1
Reading +26 34 £260 -18.93%
Slough - 8 £325 - 1
Surrey +14 7 £260 -16.12%
Guildford -2 7 £260 -21.21%
South West +13 5 £363 +34.25%
North West +3 4 - - 4
Warrington - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 - -
Hampshire +14 2 £325 +30.00%
Bristol +6 2 £363 -
London -10 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Amersham - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Scotland +13 1 - -
Newbury +5 1 - -
Basingstoke +2 1 £175 -39.13%
Hook -1 1 £475 -
East Ayrshire - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
North Wales - 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Wrexham - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £400 -
St Austell - 1 - -
Kilmarnock - 1 - -

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 79 (58.52%) Telecoms
2 52 (38.52%) Huawei
3 49 (36.30%) 3G
4 47 (34.81%) 2G
5 44 (32.59%) LTE
6 43 (31.85%) Nokia
7 41 (30.37%) 4G
8 38 (28.15%) ITIL
9 34 (25.19%) Microsoft
10 33 (24.44%) MS Excel
11 31 (22.96%) Radio Access Network
12 29 (21.48%) Management Information System
13 27 (20.00%) Project Management
14 26 (19.26%) Nokia Networks
15 25 (18.52%) Remedy
15 25 (18.52%) PRINCE2
16 22 (16.30%) SLA
17 21 (15.56%) ITIL V3
17 21 (15.56%) VoLTE
18 20 (14.81%) Cisco
18 20 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
18 20 (14.81%) Degree
19 19 (14.07%) MS Project
20 18 (13.33%) TCP/IP
21 17 (12.59%) Cisco Certification
21 17 (12.59%) Back Office
22 16 (11.85%) Juniper
22 16 (11.85%) CCNP
22 16 (11.85%) CCNA
23 15 (11.11%) Finance

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 33 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 19 (14.07%) MS Project
3 8 (5.93%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (3.70%) MS Office
6 1 (0.74%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.48%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 49 (36.30%) 3G
2 47 (34.81%) 2G
3 44 (32.59%) LTE
4 41 (30.37%) 4G
5 31 (22.96%) Radio Access Network
6 21 (15.56%) VoLTE
7 20 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 15 (11.11%) Wireshark
10 11 (8.15%) GSM
11 9 (6.67%) UMTS
12 8 (5.93%) Wireless
13 7 (5.19%) Ethernet
14 6 (4.44%) DNS
14 6 (4.44%) FTP
14 6 (4.44%) SNMP
15 4 (2.96%) ATM
15 4 (2.96%) HTTP
15 4 (2.96%) VPN
15 4 (2.96%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.96%) MS Access
3 3 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.74%) MySQL
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 79 (58.52%) Telecoms
2 17 (12.59%) Back Office
3 15 (11.11%) Finance
4 8 (5.93%) Billing
5 5 (3.70%) Local Government
6 4 (2.96%) Marketing
7 3 (2.22%) Legal
8 2 (1.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.74%) Banking
9 1 (0.74%) French Language
9 1 (0.74%) German Language
9 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (15.56%) Project Manager
2 19 (14.07%) Voice Project Manager
3 8 (5.93%) 3G Engineer
3 8 (5.93%) Field Engineer
3 8 (5.93%) Optimisation Engineer
3 8 (5.93%) RAN Engineer
4 7 (5.19%) 4G Engineer
4 7 (5.19%) Programme Manager
4 7 (5.19%) Service Desk Engineer
4 7 (5.19%) Telecoms Engineer
5 5 (3.70%) Analyst
5 5 (3.70%) Architect
5 5 (3.70%) Network Engineer
5 5 (3.70%) Performance Engineer
5 5 (3.70%) Radio Engineer
6 4 (2.96%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
6 4 (2.96%) Coordinator
6 4 (2.96%) Network Manager
6 4 (2.96%) Network Project Manager
6 4 (2.96%) 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 29 (21.48%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.19%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.44%) IPTV
3 6 (4.44%) Over-the-Top Content
3 6 (4.44%) Video on Demand
4 5 (3.70%) Statistics
5 2 (1.48%) CMDB
5 2 (1.48%) STB
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.74%) IVR
6 1 (0.74%) PMI
6 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.41%) Unix
2 8 (5.93%) Linux
3 5 (3.70%) Windows
4 4 (2.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.15%) ITIL
2 27 (20.00%) Project Management
3 25 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 21 (15.56%) ITIL V3
5 11 (8.15%) Service Management
6 7 (5.19%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 7 (5.19%) CRM
6 7 (5.19%) Network Design
6 7 (5.19%) Performance Management
7 6 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.44%) Test Management
7 6 (4.44%) Validation
8 5 (3.70%) Change Control
8 5 (3.70%) Logistics
8 5 (3.70%) Presales
9 4 (2.96%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (2.96%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (2.96%) Network Architecture
9 4 (2.96%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.41%) SQL
2 6 (4.44%) C
3 3 (2.22%) VBA
4 2 (1.48%) C#
4 2 (1.48%) C++
4 2 (1.48%) Perl
4 2 (1.48%) Ruby
5 1 (0.74%) Java
5 1 (0.74%) MapBasic
5 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (14.81%) Degree
2 17 (12.59%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (11.85%) CCNA
3 16 (11.85%) CCNP
4 13 (9.63%) CCIE
5 4 (2.96%) HNC
6 3 (2.22%) PMP
7 2 (1.48%) CCIP
7 2 (1.48%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.48%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.74%) ISEB
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.74%) MBA
8 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.30%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.89%) Amdocs OSS
2 4 (2.96%) Nagios
3 3 (2.22%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (1.48%) Netcool
5 1 (0.74%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 52 (38.52%) Huawei
2 43 (31.85%) Nokia
3 34 (25.19%) Microsoft
4 26 (19.26%) Nokia Networks
5 25 (18.52%) Remedy
6 20 (14.81%) Cisco
7 16 (11.85%) Juniper
8 14 (10.37%) Nortel
9 10 (7.41%) Tellabs
10 9 (6.67%) Cramer
11 8 (5.93%) Citrix
12 7 (5.19%) Amdocs
13 6 (4.44%) BT
13 6 (4.44%) Virgin Media
14 5 (3.70%) IBM
14 5 (3.70%) Mapinfo
14 5 (3.70%) NetCracker
14 5 (3.70%) Samsung
14 5 (3.70%) VMware
15 4 (2.96%) HP