The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 22 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 16 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.96% 2.20% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% 4.35% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £335 - £240
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £275 £260
% change year-on-year +21.81% +5.76%  
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 Guildford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 44 46 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 43.14% 50.55% 50.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 51
Median daily rate £419 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.68% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 6
Median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +46.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £23.00 £13.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ericsson in Guildford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) BT
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) 4G
3 2 (50.00%) Virgin Media
3 2 (50.00%) B2B
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) PMP
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) 3G
4 1 (25.00%) DOCSIS
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) 2G
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VDSL
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) GPON
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) CRM

Ericsson
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) DOCSIS
2 1 (25.00%) GPON
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (25.00%) VDSL
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Availability Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) B2B
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) BT
2 2 (50.00%) Virgin Media