Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 753 756 694
Rank change year-on-year +3 -62 -17
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 78 117 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.083% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.26% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 79
England median daily rate £375 £290 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.31% +7.41% -
10th Percentile £212 £222 £223
90th Percentile £541 £520 £343
UK median daily rate £375 £283 £270
% change year-on-year +32.74% +4.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £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 40199 44295 45544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.13% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25195 27380 27387
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1568 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -19 43 £375 +29.31%
North of England +74 16 £328 +188.55% 6
London -14 13 £325 +18.18%
North West +32 10 £475 - 5
Yorkshire +26 6 £210 +85.02% 1
South West +9 3 £423 +16.55%
West Midlands +36 1 - -
Midlands +26 1 - -
East of England - 1 £375 -
Ericsson
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 36 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 23 (29.49%) Nokia
2 23 (29.49%) Huawei
3 18 (23.08%) 4G
4 16 (20.51%) Network Management
5 15 (19.23%) MVNO
5 15 (19.23%) Customer Requirements
6 14 (17.95%) Radio Access Network
6 14 (17.95%) Cisco
7 13 (16.67%) LTE
8 12 (15.38%) VoIP
8 12 (15.38%) Project Management
9 11 (14.10%) Motorola
9 11 (14.10%) Security Cleared
10 10 (12.82%) Network Design
10 10 (12.82%) 3G
10 10 (12.82%) ITIL
10 10 (12.82%) MPLS
11 9 (11.54%) Validation
11 9 (11.54%) DNS
11 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (11.54%) Data Centre
11 9 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
12 7 (8.97%) PMO
12 7 (8.97%) Change Control
12 7 (8.97%) Degree
12 7 (8.97%) Test Management
12 7 (8.97%) DWDM
12 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (8.97%) ATM

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 (1.28%) Drupal
1 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (5.13%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) 4G
2 15 (19.23%) MVNO
3 14 (17.95%) Radio Access Network
4 13 (16.67%) LTE
5 12 (15.38%) VoIP
6 10 (12.82%) 3G
6 10 (12.82%) MPLS
7 9 (11.54%) DNS
8 7 (8.97%) ATM
8 7 (8.97%) DWDM
8 7 (8.97%) Frame Relay
8 7 (8.97%) SDH
9 6 (7.69%) 2G
9 6 (7.69%) Broadband
9 6 (7.69%) Firewall
9 6 (7.69%) GGSN
9 6 (7.69%) MD110
9 6 (7.69%) SGSN
9 6 (7.69%) SNMP
9 6 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) MS Access
2 2 (2.56%) DB2
2 2 (2.56%) MySQL
2 2 (2.56%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.97%) Billing
3 5 (6.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) French Language
4 2 (2.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (12.82%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (8.97%) BSS Engineer
3 6 (7.69%) Ericsson Engineer
3 6 (7.69%) Provisioning Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Designer
4 5 (6.41%) Programme Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Coordinator
5 4 (5.13%) Design Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Network Designer
5 4 (5.13%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Planning Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Programme Planning Manager
6 3 (3.85%) 4G Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Engineering Specialist
6 3 (3.85%) Network Specialist
6 3 (3.85%) Optimisation Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Middleware
1 2 (2.56%) REST
1 2 (2.56%) SOAP
1 2 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.28%) CSS
2 1 (1.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) Network Management
2 15 (19.23%) Customer Requirements
3 12 (15.38%) Project Management
4 10 (12.82%) ITIL
4 10 (12.82%) Network Design
5 9 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
5 9 (11.54%) Validation
6 7 (8.97%) Change Control
6 7 (8.97%) Service Management
6 7 (8.97%) Test Management
7 6 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.41%) Business Development
8 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.41%) Logistics
8 5 (6.41%) Network Planning
8 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.41%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.13%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (5.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) Perl
1 4 (5.13%) Python
1 4 (5.13%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) PHP
3 2 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) Degree
3 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (5.13%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.13%) PMP
5 1 (1.28%) CCIE
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) PMO
2 5 (6.41%) QA
3 4 (5.13%) SLA
4 3 (3.85%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (2.56%) Cacti
2 2 (2.56%) Nagios
2 2 (2.56%) Netcool
2 2 (2.56%) OpenNMS
2 2 (2.56%) OpenView
2 2 (2.56%) Puppet
2 2 (2.56%) RANCID
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) SCOM
2 2 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.28%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Huawei
1 23 (29.49%) Nokia
2 14 (17.95%) Cisco
3 11 (14.10%) Motorola
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle
4 6 (7.69%) Remedy
4 6 (7.69%) RightFax
5 5 (6.41%) Amdocs
5 5 (6.41%) Brocade
6 4 (5.13%) Juniper
6 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.85%) BT
7 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.85%) F5
7 3 (3.85%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.85%) Tekelec
8 2 (2.56%) Acme Packet
8 2 (2.56%) Foundry
8 2 (2.56%) Nokia Networks
8 2 (2.56%) ZyXEL