The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Ericsson
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 - 138
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.042% - 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.094% - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £275 £260
% change year-on-year +38.63% +5.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Ericsson is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1069 1197 1498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.26% 46.92% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 1219 1767
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 170 288
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +15.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £42.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Ericsson as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Ericsson in the East of England

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ericsson in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ericsson in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Essex - 1 - -
Ericsson
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Siemens
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) RNC
2 2 (66.67%) Node B
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) UTRAN
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Node B
1 2 (66.67%) RNC
2 1 (33.33%) 2G
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) UTRAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Databuild Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Siemens
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia Networks