Period
to 22 July 2018

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 6 months to 22 July 2018 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 822 749 748
Rank change year-on-year -73 -1 -148
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 49 80 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 34
England median daily rate £275 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -1.64% +7.96%
10th Percentile £154 £187 £233
90th Percentile £500 £455 £498
UK median daily rate £275 £300 £303
% change year-on-year -8.33% -0.83% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
England median hourly rate £22.50 - £15.00
UK median hourly rate £22.25 - £15.00

Ericsson is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39,268 38,710 45,147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.67% 43.82% 44.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,582 23,844 28,140
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,447 1,305 1,481
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.70 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -27 21 £356 +21.79% 1
South East -51 19 £220 -34.48% 1
North of England -28 5 £236 -39.03% 3
Midlands -8 3 £130 -
Yorkshire -17 3 £228 -12.50%
West Midlands -23 3 £130 -
North West -25 2 £600 +41.18% 3
South West +4 1 - -
Ericsson
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 23 (46.94%) Telecoms
2 15 (30.61%) Project Management
2 15 (30.61%) Cisco
3 13 (26.53%) MPLS
3 13 (26.53%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (22.45%) BT
4 11 (22.45%) VMware
4 11 (22.45%) Finance
4 11 (22.45%) Juniper
4 11 (22.45%) VoIP
4 11 (22.45%) PABX
4 11 (22.45%) Radio Access Network
5 10 (20.41%) Meraki
5 10 (20.41%) Polycom
5 10 (20.41%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (20.41%) Aastra
5 10 (20.41%) Red Box
5 10 (20.41%) WAN
5 10 (20.41%) DNA
5 10 (20.41%) LAN
5 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (20.41%) CCNA
5 10 (20.41%) BCP
5 10 (20.41%) Mitel
5 10 (20.41%) MD110
5 10 (20.41%) Supplier Management
6 9 (18.37%) Huawei
6 9 (18.37%) CCNP
6 9 (18.37%) ADSL

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 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.04%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) MPLS
1 13 (26.53%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (22.45%) PABX
2 11 (22.45%) Radio Access Network
2 11 (22.45%) VoIP
3 10 (20.41%) LAN
3 10 (20.41%) MD110
3 10 (20.41%) WAN
4 9 (18.37%) ADSL
5 6 (12.24%) 3G
5 6 (12.24%) 4G
5 6 (12.24%) SDH
6 5 (10.20%) ATM
6 5 (10.20%) DWDM
6 5 (10.20%) LTE
7 4 (8.16%) Internet
8 3 (6.12%) 2G
8 3 (6.12%) DNS
8 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
8 3 (6.12%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
1 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.08%) SQLite
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) MS Access
2 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.08%) Robot Framework
General
1 23 (46.94%) Telecoms
2 11 (22.45%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (12.24%) Network Technician
1 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
2 5 (10.20%) Telecoms Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) OSS Specialist
4 3 (6.12%) Field Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) 4G Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Head of Engineering
5 2 (4.08%) Mitel Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Mitel Voice Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) RAN Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Voice Project Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Core Network Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (4.08%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) Kafka
2 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Solaris
2 2 (4.08%) CentOS
2 2 (4.08%) Debian
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Project Management
2 10 (20.41%) BCP
2 10 (20.41%) DNA
2 10 (20.41%) Supplier Management
3 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (10.20%) Line Management
5 4 (8.16%) Matrix Management
5 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.12%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (6.12%) Logistics
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.12%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.08%) Active Listening
7 2 (4.08%) Coaching
7 2 (4.08%) Network Management
7 2 (4.08%) People Management
7 2 (4.08%) Scorecard
7 2 (4.08%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Bourne shell
1 2 (4.08%) Java
1 2 (4.08%) Perl
1 2 (4.08%) PHP
1 2 (4.08%) Python
1 2 (4.08%) Ruby
2 1 (2.04%) C
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) CCNA
1 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.37%) CCNP
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) KVM
3 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.08%) Ansible
2 2 (4.08%) Cacti
2 2 (4.08%) collectd
2 2 (4.08%) Grafana
2 2 (4.08%) Graphite
2 2 (4.08%) Icinga
2 2 (4.08%) Kibana
2 2 (4.08%) logstash
2 2 (4.08%) Nagios
2 2 (4.08%) Netcool
2 2 (4.08%) Observium
2 2 (4.08%) OpenNMS
2 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.08%) Prometheus
2 2 (4.08%) Puppet
2 2 (4.08%) Salt
2 2 (4.08%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.04%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Cisco
2 11 (22.45%) BT
2 11 (22.45%) Juniper
2 11 (22.45%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) Aastra
3 10 (20.41%) Meraki
3 10 (20.41%) Mitel
3 10 (20.41%) Polycom
3 10 (20.41%) Red Box
4 9 (18.37%) Huawei
4 9 (18.37%) Tandberg
5 7 (14.29%) Nokia
6 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.16%) Remedy
6 4 (8.16%) Veritas
7 2 (4.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix
7 2 (4.08%) Empirix
7 2 (4.08%) Nortel
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat