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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ericsson
Rank 527 445 327
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -118
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 66 123 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.24% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.51% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 34
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£300 £290 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £185 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £310 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24989 24067 26976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.71% 47.16% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13873 13040 13656
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1082 1204 1387
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

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 25 July 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
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 25 July 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
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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 -65 48 £300 +11.11% 9
South East -46 28 £346 +27.64% 2
Berkshire -43 14 - - 2
Reading +2 10 - - 1
London +3 5 £308 -23.12% 3
North West 0 3 £245 -9.25% 1
East of England - 2 £300 - 1
Slough +2 1 - - 1
Hampshire -16 1 - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Monmouthshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Abbots Langley - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Chepstow - - - -

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 127 (58.80%) Telecoms
2 80 (37.04%) 3G
3 75 (34.72%) Huawei
4 74 (34.26%) Radio Access Network
5 71 (32.87%) LTE
6 60 (27.78%) 2G
6 60 (27.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 40 (18.52%) Nokia
8 37 (17.13%) Ethernet
9 35 (16.20%) SDH
10 33 (15.28%) RNC
11 31 (14.35%) ATM
11 31 (14.35%) 4G
12 30 (13.89%) Cisco
13 29 (13.43%) NEC
14 28 (12.96%) Nortel
15 27 (12.50%) UMTS
16 25 (11.57%) SLA
17 23 (10.65%) SNMP
17 23 (10.65%) Project Management
18 22 (10.19%) Juniper
19 20 (9.26%) MPLS
19 20 (9.26%) GSM
20 19 (8.80%) DWDM
20 19 (8.80%) Degree
20 19 (8.80%) Network Management
21 18 (8.33%) Finance
21 18 (8.33%) VPN
22 17 (7.87%) Firewall
23 16 (7.41%) BGP

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (0.46%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.17%) MS Office
3 6 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.39%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Summit
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 80 (37.04%) 3G
2 74 (34.26%) Radio Access Network
3 71 (32.87%) LTE
4 60 (27.78%) 2G
5 37 (17.13%) Ethernet
6 35 (16.20%) SDH
7 33 (15.28%) RNC
8 31 (14.35%) 4G
8 31 (14.35%) ATM
9 27 (12.50%) UMTS
10 23 (10.65%) SNMP
11 20 (9.26%) MPLS
11 20 (9.26%) GSM
12 19 (8.80%) DWDM
13 18 (8.33%) VPN
14 17 (7.87%) Firewall
15 16 (7.41%) BGP
16 15 (6.94%) VoIP
16 15 (6.94%) IPsec
17 13 (6.02%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (5.09%) MySQL
3 7 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.46%) MS Access
5 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 8 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 127 (58.80%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.33%) Finance
3 5 (2.31%) Front Office
3 5 (2.31%) Back Office
4 3 (1.39%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.93%) German Language
6 1 (0.46%) Billing
6 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.46%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (12.96%) Field Engineer
1 28 (12.96%) Design Engineer
2 21 (9.72%) Architect
3 15 (6.94%) Transmission Engineer
3 15 (6.94%) Transmission Design Engineer
4 14 (6.48%) Network Engineer
5 13 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (5.09%) Ericsson Engineer
6 11 (5.09%) Databuild Engineer
7 8 (3.70%) RAN Engineer
7 8 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
7 8 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 8 (3.70%) Developer
8 7 (3.24%) Support Engineer
8 7 (3.24%) Test Leader
9 6 (2.78%) IP Engineer
9 6 (2.78%) Analyst
9 6 (2.78%) Radio Engineer
10 5 (2.31%) Test Engineer
11 4 (1.85%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.02%) XML
2 6 (2.78%) .NET
2 6 (2.78%) J2EE
3 3 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.46%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.31%) Smart Meter
2 4 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (0.93%) PMI
3 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
3 2 (0.93%) Handset
4 1 (0.46%) Statistics
4 1 (0.46%) GIS
4 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.46%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.48%) UNIX
2 6 (2.78%) Linux
3 4 (1.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.46%) Solaris
4 1 (0.46%) Android
4 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (10.65%) Project Management
2 19 (8.80%) Network Management
3 16 (7.41%) Logistics
4 15 (6.94%) Network Planning
4 15 (6.94%) ETL
5 13 (6.02%) Validation
5 13 (6.02%) Network Architecture
6 12 (5.56%) Network Design
7 10 (4.63%) Supplier Management
8 9 (4.17%) ITIL
8 9 (4.17%) Time Management
9 8 (3.70%) Business Development
10 7 (3.24%) Load Balancing
10 7 (3.24%) Configuration Management
10 7 (3.24%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (3.24%) Change Control
11 6 (2.78%) WFM
11 6 (2.78%) Web Development
12 5 (2.31%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (2.31%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.56%) Perl
2 10 (4.63%) C#
2 10 (4.63%) C++
2 10 (4.63%) Java
3 8 (3.70%) C
4 7 (3.24%) SQL
5 1 (0.46%) VBA
5 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (8.80%) Degree
2 15 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (5.09%) CCIE
4 6 (2.78%) CCNP
4 6 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.85%) PMP
5 4 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (1.85%) CCNA
5 4 (1.85%) CCDP
5 4 (1.85%) CISSP
5 4 (1.85%) CCSP
6 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.46%) CISA
7 1 (0.46%) CCVP
7 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.46%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.46%) HND
7 1 (0.46%) CNA
7 1 (0.46%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.57%) SLA
2 5 (2.31%) QA
3 3 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.46%) KVM
2 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.78%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (1.85%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.46%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.46%) Netcool
Vendors
1 75 (34.72%) Huawei
2 60 (27.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 40 (18.52%) Nokia
4 30 (13.89%) Cisco
5 29 (13.43%) NEC
6 28 (12.96%) Nortel
7 22 (10.19%) Juniper
8 13 (6.02%) Oracle
8 13 (6.02%) BT
9 12 (5.56%) Microsoft
10 11 (5.09%) Greenplum
11 8 (3.70%) Talend
12 7 (3.24%) Redback
12 7 (3.24%) Radware
12 7 (3.24%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.78%) Mapinfo
14 4 (1.85%) Business Objects
14 4 (1.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 4 (1.85%) F5
15 2 (0.93%) Aastra
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