The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ericsson
UK / England
Rank 527 534 392
Rank change year-on-year +7 -142  
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 39 81 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.094% 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.38% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 56
Median daily rate £235 £280 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.07% -1.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £355 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £264 £283
% change year-on-year -5.12% -6.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18153 21417 22207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.80% 43.65% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11317 13158 12832
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 765 953
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +11.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.55 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.38 £51.00 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Ericsson as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Ericsson in England

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in England

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ericsson in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ericsson in England

Ericsson
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ericsson in England

Ericsson
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South East -12 20 £250 -16.66% 1
London +21 8 £205 -48.81% 1
North West +25 3 £400 +48.14% 3
West Midlands +13 2 - -
East of England - 2 £175 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Yorkshire +18 1 £260 -25.71%
Ericsson
UK

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 England region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 69 (60.53%) Telecoms
2 52 (45.61%) LTE
3 46 (40.35%) ITIL
4 42 (36.84%) Huawei
5 41 (35.96%) MS Excel
5 41 (35.96%) Microsoft
6 40 (35.09%) VoLTE
7 39 (34.21%) 2G
7 39 (34.21%) 3G
7 39 (34.21%) Project Management
8 38 (33.33%) Remedy
9 37 (32.46%) PRINCE2
10 36 (31.58%) Management Information System
10 36 (31.58%) ITIL V3
11 35 (30.70%) Wi-Fi
12 34 (29.82%) MS Project
13 32 (28.07%) Nokia
14 30 (26.32%) 4G
15 15 (13.16%) Nokia Networks
16 14 (12.28%) Juniper
16 14 (12.28%) SLA
16 14 (12.28%) Cisco
17 13 (11.40%) TCP/IP
17 13 (11.40%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (11.40%) CCNP
17 13 (11.40%) Radio Access Network
18 11 (9.65%) CCNA
19 9 (7.89%) Network Design
19 9 (7.89%) Wireshark
19 9 (7.89%) Back Office

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 41 (35.96%) MS Excel
2 34 (29.82%) MS Project
3 6 (5.26%) MS Office
4 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 52 (45.61%) LTE
2 40 (35.09%) VoLTE
3 39 (34.21%) 2G
3 39 (34.21%) 3G
4 35 (30.70%) Wi-Fi
5 30 (26.32%) 4G
6 13 (11.40%) Radio Access Network
6 13 (11.40%) TCP/IP
7 9 (7.89%) Wireshark
8 8 (7.02%) GSM
8 8 (7.02%) UMTS
9 7 (6.14%) RNC
9 7 (6.14%) SNMP
10 6 (5.26%) MGW
11 5 (4.39%) BGP
11 5 (4.39%) DNS
11 5 (4.39%) MVNO
11 5 (4.39%) OSPF
11 5 (4.39%) UTRAN
11 5 (4.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.88%) MySQL
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 69 (60.53%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.89%) Back Office
3 5 (4.39%) Billing
4 3 (2.63%) Finance
4 3 (2.63%) French Language
5 2 (1.75%) Electronics
5 2 (1.75%) Legal
5 2 (1.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (30.70%) Project Manager
2 34 (29.82%) Voice Project Manager
3 11 (9.65%) Optimisation Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Core Network Project Manager
4 10 (8.77%) Network Manager
4 10 (8.77%) Network Project Manager
5 8 (7.02%) Coordinator
5 8 (7.02%) Field Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) 3G Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Radio Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) 4G Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Project Coordinator
8 5 (4.39%) Telecoms Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 4 (3.51%) Performance Engineer
10 3 (2.63%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) Middleware
2 2 (1.75%) .NET
2 2 (1.75%) REST
2 2 (1.75%) SOAP
2 2 (1.75%) Web Services
2 2 (1.75%) XML
3 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.63%) IPTV
2 3 (2.63%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (2.63%) Video on Demand
3 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.75%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.75%) STB
4 1 (0.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) Linux
2 5 (4.39%) Unix
3 3 (2.63%) Android
3 3 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.35%) ITIL
2 39 (34.21%) Project Management
3 37 (32.46%) PRINCE2
4 36 (31.58%) ITIL V3
5 9 (7.89%) Network Design
6 8 (7.02%) Performance Management
7 6 (5.26%) CRM
8 5 (4.39%) Network Architecture
9 4 (3.51%) B2B
9 4 (3.51%) Change Control
9 4 (3.51%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (3.51%) Logistics
9 4 (3.51%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (2.63%) Capacity Management
10 3 (2.63%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.63%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.63%) Network Optimisation
10 3 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (2.63%) Test Management
10 3 (2.63%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.51%) SQL
2 3 (2.63%) Java
2 3 (2.63%) Perl
3 2 (1.75%) C#
3 2 (1.75%) C++
3 2 (1.75%) Ruby
4 1 (0.88%) C
4 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (11.40%) CCNP
1 13 (11.40%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (9.65%) CCNA
3 9 (7.89%) CCIE
4 7 (6.14%) Degree
5 3 (2.63%) PMP
6 2 (1.75%) CCIP
6 2 (1.75%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.88%) ISEB
7 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.88%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (2.63%) Nagios
2 2 (1.75%) Netcool
3 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (36.84%) Huawei
2 41 (35.96%) Microsoft
3 38 (33.33%) Remedy
4 32 (28.07%) Nokia
5 15 (13.16%) Nokia Networks
6 14 (12.28%) Cisco
6 14 (12.28%) Juniper
7 9 (7.89%) Nortel
8 6 (5.26%) NEC
9 5 (4.39%) Virgin Media
10 4 (3.51%) BT
10 4 (3.51%) Cramer
10 4 (3.51%) Oracle
11 3 (2.63%) Greenplum
11 3 (2.63%) Mapinfo
11 3 (2.63%) Samsung
11 3 (2.63%) VMware
11 3 (2.63%) ZyXEL
12 2 (1.75%) Brocade
12 2 (1.75%) Foundry
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