The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 March 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
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 390 411 390
Rank change year-on-year +21 -21  
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 8 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.041% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.098% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Median daily rate £205 £401 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.81% +33.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £264 £283
% change year-on-year -5.12% -6.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

Ericsson is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8160 9101 9589
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.15% 41.10% 44.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5477 6064 6207
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 131 207
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.34 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +14.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in London

Ericsson
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ericsson in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ericsson in London

Ericsson
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 London region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 5 (45.45%) 4G
2 4 (36.36%) LTE
2 4 (36.36%) 3G
2 4 (36.36%) 2G
3 3 (27.27%) VoLTE
4 2 (18.18%) Nokia
4 2 (18.18%) Huawei
5 1 (9.09%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) French Language
5 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
5 1 (9.09%) ZyXEL
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
5 1 (9.09%) HSPA
5 1 (9.09%) Mapinfo
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) Broadband
5 1 (9.09%) GPRS
5 1 (9.09%) PBX
5 1 (9.09%) UMTS
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) SLA

Ericsson
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) 4G
2 4 (36.36%) 2G
2 4 (36.36%) 3G
2 4 (36.36%) LTE
3 3 (27.27%) VoLTE
4 1 (9.09%) Broadband
4 1 (9.09%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) GPRS
4 1 (9.09%) HSPA
4 1 (9.09%) IPv6
4 1 (9.09%) MGW
4 1 (9.09%) PBX
4 1 (9.09%) UMTS
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (9.09%) French Language
1 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Coordinator
3 2 (18.18%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) CS Core Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Ericsson Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
1 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
1 1 (9.09%) Network Design
1 1 (9.09%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (9.09%) Network Performance Management
1 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Huawei
1 2 (18.18%) Nokia
2 1 (9.09%) Brocade
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Foundry
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) Mapinfo
2 1 (9.09%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) ZyXEL
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