Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 819 702 693
Rank change year-on-year -117 -9 -176
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 38 105 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.098% 0.28% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 48
England median daily rate £288 £250 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -17.36% +4.31%
10th Percentile £209 £203 £224
90th Percentile £519 £400 £426
UK median daily rate £275 £254 £300
% change year-on-year +8.37% -15.42% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
England median hourly rate £22.75 - -
UK median hourly rate £22.75 - -

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 38,765 37,855 42,762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.83% 44.42% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,400 23,481 26,146
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £240
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,335 1,319 1,560
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.54% +10.15%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.07 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +11.76%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -70 20 £243 -3.00% 1
London -49 11 £463 +125.61% 1
North of England -16 4 £236 -32.50% 2
Yorkshire -7 3 £228 -12.50%
South West +10 2 £300 - 1
North West -14 1 £350 -12.50% 2
Ericsson
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (60.53%) Telecoms
2 13 (34.21%) Radio Access Network
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco
4 9 (23.68%) Project Management
4 9 (23.68%) SLA
4 9 (23.68%) Finance
5 8 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (21.05%) VoIP
6 7 (18.42%) LAN
6 7 (18.42%) Juniper
6 7 (18.42%) MPLS
6 7 (18.42%) BT
6 7 (18.42%) PABX
6 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (15.79%) Meraki
7 6 (15.79%) Aastra
7 6 (15.79%) Red Box
7 6 (15.79%) MD110
7 6 (15.79%) Mitel
7 6 (15.79%) Huawei
7 6 (15.79%) Supplier Management
7 6 (15.79%) Polycom
7 6 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (15.79%) BCP
7 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (15.79%) Nokia
7 6 (15.79%) SDH
7 6 (15.79%) DNA
7 6 (15.79%) WAN
7 6 (15.79%) CCNP

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 (2.63%) Drupal
1 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) AutoCAD
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Maya
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (21.05%) VoIP
2 8 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (18.42%) LAN
3 7 (18.42%) MPLS
3 7 (18.42%) PABX
4 6 (15.79%) MD110
4 6 (15.79%) SDH
4 6 (15.79%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) 2G
5 5 (13.16%) 3G
5 5 (13.16%) 4G
5 5 (13.16%) ADSL
5 5 (13.16%) ATM
5 5 (13.16%) DWDM
6 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
6 3 (7.89%) Frame Relay
7 2 (5.26%) GPON
7 2 (5.26%) Internet
7 2 (5.26%) RNC
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (60.53%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Network Technician
3 3 (7.89%) Field Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Design Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Head of Engineering
4 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Site Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Circuit Switch Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Planning Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Programme Planning Manager
5 1 (2.63%) RAN Performance Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Transmission Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Project Management
2 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (15.79%) BCP
3 6 (15.79%) DNA
3 6 (15.79%) Supplier Management
4 5 (13.16%) Line Management
4 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (7.89%) Coaching
6 3 (7.89%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (7.89%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.26%) Balanced Scorecard
7 2 (5.26%) High Availability
7 2 (5.26%) Matrix Management
7 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PHP
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) CCNP
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.16%) CCNA
3 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.89%) PMP
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) PMO
3 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.63%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (2.63%) Cacti
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) OpenNMS
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) RANCID
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Cisco
2 7 (18.42%) BT
2 7 (18.42%) Juniper
3 6 (15.79%) Aastra
3 6 (15.79%) Huawei
3 6 (15.79%) Meraki
3 6 (15.79%) Mitel
3 6 (15.79%) Nokia
3 6 (15.79%) Polycom
3 6 (15.79%) Red Box
4 5 (13.16%) Tandberg
4 5 (13.16%) VMware
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.89%) Arqiva
7 2 (5.26%) Amdocs
8 1 (2.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.63%) Cramer
8 1 (2.63%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) Nortel