Period
to 22 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 786 717 682
Rank change year-on-year -69 -35 -95
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 51 120 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 54
England median daily rate £338 £261 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.19% -9.91% +7.41%
10th Percentile £207 £203 £229
90th Percentile £541 £400 £400
UK median daily rate £325 £260 £290
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.34% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 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 38,794 39,865 42,374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.29% 45.03% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,694 24,689 25,406
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £238 £250 £233
90th Percentile £625 £594 £588
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,272 1,464 1,801
England median hourly rate £17.49 £17.38 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.66% -3.47% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.93 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%

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 January 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 January 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
South East -84 26 £220 -24.14% 1
North of England +45 11 £290 +155.51% 2
London -38 8 £500 +143.90% 1
Yorkshire +17 6 £210 +85.02%
North West +3 5 £475 - 2
South West +5 3 £423 +16.55% 1
West Midlands +7 1 - -
Midlands -3 1 - -
East of England - 1 £375 - 3
Ericsson
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 25 (49.02%) Telecoms
2 20 (39.22%) Nokia
3 16 (31.37%) Huawei
3 16 (31.37%) Radio Access Network
4 14 (27.45%) Cisco
5 12 (23.53%) 4G
6 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (17.65%) 3G
7 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
7 8 (15.69%) DNS
7 8 (15.69%) VoIP
7 8 (15.69%) Finance
7 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (13.73%) Degree
8 7 (13.73%) Frame Relay
8 7 (13.73%) SDH
8 7 (13.73%) ATM
8 7 (13.73%) DWDM
9 6 (11.76%) MPLS
9 6 (11.76%) Remedy
9 6 (11.76%) PMP
9 6 (11.76%) PMI Certification
9 6 (11.76%) Broadband
9 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.76%) SLA
9 6 (11.76%) 2G
9 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (11.76%) LTE
9 6 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring

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 (1.96%) Drupal
1 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (7.84%) Maya
4 2 (3.92%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) Radio Access Network
2 12 (23.53%) 4G
3 9 (17.65%) 3G
4 8 (15.69%) DNS
4 8 (15.69%) VoIP
5 7 (13.73%) ATM
5 7 (13.73%) DWDM
5 7 (13.73%) Frame Relay
5 7 (13.73%) SDH
6 6 (11.76%) 2G
6 6 (11.76%) Broadband
6 6 (11.76%) LTE
6 6 (11.76%) MPLS
7 5 (9.80%) GGSN
7 5 (9.80%) SGSN
8 4 (7.84%) Ethernet
8 4 (7.84%) LLU
8 4 (7.84%) RNC
8 4 (7.84%) SIGTRAN
8 4 (7.84%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (49.02%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (9.80%) Programme Manager
2 4 (7.84%) Design Engineer
2 4 (7.84%) Designer
2 4 (7.84%) NOC Engineer
2 4 (7.84%) Planning Manager
2 4 (7.84%) Programme Planning Manager
3 3 (5.88%) Ericsson Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile Engineer
3 3 (5.88%) Network Designer
3 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) Lead Designer
4 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
4 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) Technical Leader
4 2 (3.92%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (3.92%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile Designer
5 1 (1.96%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (1.96%) RAN Performance Engineer
5 1 (1.96%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.96%) CSS
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
2 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (9.80%) Business Development
4 5 (9.80%) Change Control
4 5 (9.80%) Network Design
4 5 (9.80%) Network Planning
4 5 (9.80%) Project Management
5 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.84%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (7.84%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (7.84%) Workflow
6 3 (5.88%) Coaching
6 3 (5.88%) Contract Management
6 3 (5.88%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (5.88%) Network Management
6 3 (5.88%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) PHP
2 2 (3.92%) Perl
2 2 (3.92%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 6 (11.76%) PMP
2 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) CCIE
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 5 (9.80%) PMO
3 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Amdocs OSS
1 2 (3.92%) Cacti
1 2 (3.92%) Nagios
1 2 (3.92%) NSN NetAct
1 2 (3.92%) OpenNMS
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
1 2 (3.92%) RANCID
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
1 2 (3.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Nokia
2 16 (31.37%) Huawei
3 14 (27.45%) Cisco
4 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.76%) Remedy
5 5 (9.80%) Amdocs
5 5 (9.80%) Juniper
6 3 (5.88%) RightFax
7 2 (3.92%) Arqiva
7 2 (3.92%) BT
7 2 (3.92%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) Tekelec
8 1 (1.96%) Cramer
8 1 (1.96%) Dell
8 1 (1.96%) EMC
8 1 (1.96%) Empirix
8 1 (1.96%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.96%) Nortel
8 1 (1.96%) Redknee