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 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 563 565
Rank change year-on-year +25 +2  
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 51 60 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.28% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 22
Median daily rate £355 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.23% +14.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £419 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £283 £260
% change year-on-year +25.66% +8.65%  
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18970 21682 22783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.95% 44.49% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11606 13612 13631
Median daily rate £427 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.43% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 721 1031
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 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
South East +41 37 £335 +28.84% 1
North West +24 6 - - 6
London -19 4 - -
South West +1 2 £388 -7.29%
East Midlands -8 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Ericsson
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 50 (56.18%) Telecoms
2 24 (26.97%) Project Management
2 24 (26.97%) LTE
3 23 (25.84%) MVNO
3 23 (25.84%) ITIL
4 18 (20.22%) Huawei
5 17 (19.10%) 4G
5 17 (19.10%) Customer Requirements
6 16 (17.98%) VoLTE
6 16 (17.98%) Motorola
6 16 (17.98%) Nokia
7 15 (16.85%) Remedy
7 15 (16.85%) ITIL V3
8 14 (15.73%) Network Management
8 14 (15.73%) 2G
9 13 (14.61%) 3G
9 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
10 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
10 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
11 11 (12.36%) Degree
12 10 (11.24%) Billing
12 10 (11.24%) Network Design
12 10 (11.24%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Project
12 10 (11.24%) SNMP
12 10 (11.24%) SLA
12 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
13 9 (10.11%) Logistics
13 9 (10.11%) Radio Access Network
13 9 (10.11%) Linux

Ericsson
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.97%) LTE
2 23 (25.84%) MVNO
3 17 (19.10%) 4G
4 16 (17.98%) VoLTE
5 14 (15.73%) 2G
6 13 (14.61%) 3G
7 10 (11.24%) SNMP
7 10 (11.24%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (10.11%) Radio Access Network
9 8 (8.99%) Diameter Protocol
10 7 (7.87%) Intelligent Network
11 6 (6.74%) BGP
11 6 (6.74%) HTTP
11 6 (6.74%) INAP
11 6 (6.74%) OSPF
11 6 (6.74%) SS7
12 5 (5.62%) GSM
12 5 (5.62%) MGW
12 5 (5.62%) MPLS
12 5 (5.62%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) Sisense
2 3 (3.37%) DB2
2 3 (3.37%) MS Access
2 3 (3.37%) MySQL
3 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MSI
General
1 50 (56.18%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.24%) Billing
3 2 (2.25%) French Language
3 2 (2.25%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (12.36%) Integration Engineer
1 11 (12.36%) Project Manager
2 10 (11.24%) Voice Project Manager
3 9 (10.11%) Coordinator
4 8 (8.99%) BSS Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Ericsson Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (6.74%) Provisioning Engineer
6 4 (4.49%) Optimisation Engineer
6 4 (4.49%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (4.49%) Telecoms Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Core Network Project Manager
7 3 (3.37%) Engineering Specialist
7 3 (3.37%) IP Specialist
7 3 (3.37%) Network Manager
7 3 (3.37%) Network Project Manager
7 3 (3.37%) Network Specialist
7 3 (3.37%) Project Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Radio Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) REST
1 7 (7.87%) SOAP
2 6 (6.74%) Middleware
2 6 (6.74%) Web Services
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.74%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.37%) CESG
5 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Project Management
2 23 (25.84%) ITIL
3 17 (19.10%) Customer Requirements
4 15 (16.85%) ITIL V3
5 14 (15.73%) Network Management
6 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
7 10 (11.24%) Network Design
8 9 (10.11%) Logistics
9 8 (8.99%) Service Management
9 8 (8.99%) Validation
10 7 (7.87%) Test Management
11 6 (6.74%) Incident Management
11 6 (6.74%) Load Balancing
11 6 (6.74%) OO
12 5 (5.62%) Change Control
13 4 (4.49%) Analytics
13 4 (4.49%) Configuration Management
13 4 (4.49%) eTOM
13 4 (4.49%) Integration Testing
14 3 (3.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.87%) Java
1 7 (7.87%) SQL
2 6 (6.74%) Perl
2 6 (6.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.36%) Degree
3 7 (7.87%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) PMP
6 1 (1.12%) CCNP
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.12%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) SLA
2 8 (8.99%) QA
3 4 (4.49%) ISO 9001
4 3 (3.37%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Netcool
2 4 (4.49%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (4.49%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.37%) OpenView
4 1 (1.12%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) Huawei
2 16 (17.98%) Motorola
2 16 (17.98%) Nokia
3 15 (16.85%) Remedy
4 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.74%) HP
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle
6 5 (5.62%) BT
6 5 (5.62%) Nokia Networks
6 5 (5.62%) Virgin Media
7 4 (4.49%) Brocade
7 4 (4.49%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.49%) IBM
8 3 (3.37%) Cisco
8 3 (3.37%) F5
8 3 (3.37%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.37%) NEC
8 3 (3.37%) Nortel
8 3 (3.37%) RightFax
9 2 (2.25%) ZyXEL
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