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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 401 413 315
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -98
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 186 140 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.29% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.64% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 31
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£288 £315 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.58% +16.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £315 £270
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +16.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £33.18 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.84% -
UK excluding London average 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
23359 22019 21063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 45.72% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 12210 10981
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 954 1305
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015.

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 22 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 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 175 £288 +4.54% 13
South East +61 101 £283 +13.00% 8
Berkshire +60 71 £291 - 5
Newbury +18 24 £288 - 3
Reading +26 23 £350 -
Slough +10 20 - -
London -6 19 £300 +9.09% 1
South West -8 16 £266 -4.05%
North West -17 5 - - 2
Scotland -9 3 £270 -
Hampshire -19 3 - -
East of England +1 2 - -
City of London +8 1 - -
Manchester -8 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £268 -
Hook - 1 - -
Suffolk - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Ipswich - - - -

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (58.25%) Telecoms
2 129 (43.43%) Radio Access Network
3 125 (42.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 118 (39.73%) 3G
5 102 (34.34%) 2G
6 95 (31.99%) Nokia
7 93 (31.31%) LTE
8 86 (28.96%) Huawei
9 77 (25.93%) 4G
10 73 (24.58%) SLA
11 69 (23.23%) Ethernet
12 68 (22.90%) RNC
13 58 (19.53%) GSM
14 57 (19.19%) UMTS
15 52 (17.51%) SDH
16 49 (16.50%) ATM
17 46 (15.49%) Line Management
18 43 (14.48%) WFM
19 37 (12.46%) NEC
20 35 (11.78%) Agile Software Development
20 35 (11.78%) NSN NetAct
21 34 (11.45%) Network Planning
22 33 (11.11%) Nortel
23 30 (10.10%) Back Office
24 25 (8.42%) Oracle
25 24 (8.08%) C
26 23 (7.74%) SQL
26 23 (7.74%) Wireless
27 22 (7.41%) Project Management
27 22 (7.41%) Perl

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (6.40%) MS Office
2 16 (5.39%) MS Visio
3 15 (5.05%) MS Excel
4 8 (2.69%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
5 1 (0.34%) Maya
Business Applications
1 10 (3.37%) Minerva
1 10 (3.37%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 129 (43.43%) Radio Access Network
2 118 (39.73%) 3G
3 102 (34.34%) 2G
4 93 (31.31%) LTE
5 77 (25.93%) 4G
6 69 (23.23%) Ethernet
7 68 (22.90%) RNC
8 58 (19.53%) GSM
9 57 (19.19%) UMTS
10 52 (17.51%) SDH
11 49 (16.50%) ATM
12 23 (7.74%) Wireless
13 16 (5.39%) MPLS
14 13 (4.38%) DNS
15 11 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (3.37%) HSPA
17 9 (3.03%) SNMP
18 8 (2.69%) WiMAX
18 8 (2.69%) IPsec
18 8 (2.69%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (2.36%) MySQL
2 7 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.01%) MS Access
4 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 173 (58.25%) Telecoms
2 30 (10.10%) Back Office
3 6 (2.02%) Finance
4 4 (1.35%) Electronics
4 4 (1.35%) Billing
4 4 (1.35%) Legal
4 4 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.35%) Front Office
5 3 (1.01%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) German Language
6 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (23.57%) Field Engineer
2 34 (11.45%) Transmission Engineer
3 21 (7.07%) RAN Engineer
4 20 (6.73%) Back Office Engineer
5 13 (4.38%) Design Engineer
6 11 (3.70%) Developer
7 9 (3.03%) Network Planner
8 8 (2.69%) Configuration Engineer
8 8 (2.69%) Architect
9 7 (2.36%) Databuild Engineer
9 7 (2.36%) RAN Configuration Engineer
9 7 (2.36%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (2.02%) Senior Design Engineer
10 6 (2.02%) Transmission Planner
10 6 (2.02%) Designer
10 6 (2.02%) IP Engineer
11 5 (1.68%) Support Engineer
11 5 (1.68%) Broadcast Engineer
11 5 (1.68%) Integration Engineer
12 3 (1.01%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.68%) .NET
1 5 (1.68%) XML
2 2 (0.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.34%) SOAP
3 1 (0.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.68%) MPEG
4 3 (1.01%) IVR
4 3 (1.01%) Statistics
5 2 (0.67%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (0.67%) Handset
5 2 (0.67%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.34%) PMI
6 1 (0.34%) IPTV
6 1 (0.34%) Economics
6 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.34%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.71%) UNIX
2 11 (3.70%) Linux
3 4 (1.35%) VMS
4 3 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (15.49%) Line Management
2 43 (14.48%) WFM
3 35 (11.78%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (11.45%) Network Planning
5 22 (7.41%) Project Management
6 20 (6.73%) ETL
7 15 (5.05%) Service Delivery
8 13 (4.38%) Validation
9 12 (4.04%) Configuration Management
10 11 (3.70%) Performance Management
11 10 (3.37%) ITIL
12 8 (2.69%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (2.36%) Network Architecture
14 6 (2.02%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (2.02%) Migration
14 6 (2.02%) PRINCE2
15 5 (1.68%) Change Management
15 5 (1.68%) Performance Tuning
16 4 (1.35%) Network Management
16 4 (1.35%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.08%) C
2 23 (7.74%) SQL
3 22 (7.41%) Perl
4 10 (3.37%) C#
4 10 (3.37%) C++
5 5 (1.68%) Java
6 1 (0.34%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 17 (5.72%) Degree
2 12 (4.04%) HND
3 8 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.36%) HNC
5 6 (2.02%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.68%) PMP
7 4 (1.35%) CCIE
8 3 (1.01%) CCNA
9 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.34%) CCDP
10 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.34%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.34%) CCSP
10 1 (0.34%) CCNP
10 1 (0.34%) CCIP
10 1 (0.34%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (24.58%) SLA
2 10 (3.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 35 (11.78%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (1.35%) Netcool
3 3 (1.01%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.01%) OpenView
4 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 125 (42.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 95 (31.99%) Nokia
3 86 (28.96%) Huawei
4 37 (12.46%) NEC
5 33 (11.11%) Nortel
6 25 (8.42%) Oracle
7 16 (5.39%) Cisco
8 14 (4.71%) Cramer
9 13 (4.38%) Amdocs
9 13 (4.38%) Microsoft
10 8 (2.69%) Juniper
11 7 (2.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 6 (2.02%) Tandberg
12 6 (2.02%) Greenplum
12 6 (2.02%) BT
13 5 (1.68%) ZTE
13 5 (1.68%) Redback
14 4 (1.35%) Business Objects
14 4 (1.35%) Radware
15 3 (1.01%) CheckPoint
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