The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 28 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.98% 2.52% 1.97%
As % of the Vendors category 6.30% 6.06% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £260 £270
% change year-on-year
+8.65% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
127 66 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 63.18% 41.51% 51.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 23 40
Average daily rate £500 £390 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £262 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Ericsson
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ericsson across the Warrington region.

Ericsson Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region 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 9 (100.00%) GSM
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 9 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (77.78%) 4G
2 7 (77.78%) 2G
2 7 (77.78%) Nortel
2 7 (77.78%) 3G
2 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 7 (77.78%) WCDMA
2 7 (77.78%) Network Design
2 7 (77.78%) Huawei
2 7 (77.78%) GPRS
2 7 (77.78%) Resource Management
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Management
2 7 (77.78%) HSPA
2 7 (77.78%) LTE
3 4 (44.44%) eTOM
3 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Mapinfo
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Network Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) ATM

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) GSM
1 9 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (77.78%) HSPA
2 7 (77.78%) LTE
2 7 (77.78%) 4G
2 7 (77.78%) GPRS
2 7 (77.78%) WCDMA
2 7 (77.78%) 3G
2 7 (77.78%) 2G
3 2 (22.22%) RNC
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) ATM
3 2 (22.22%) SDH
3 2 (22.22%) UMTS
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) RAN Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) RF Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
1 7 (77.78%) Resource Management
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Management
1 7 (77.78%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) eTOM
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) WFM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 7 (77.78%) Nortel
2 7 (77.78%) Huawei
3 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
3 4 (44.44%) Mapinfo