Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 223 231
Rank change year-on-year +32 +8 -37
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 10 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.073% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
North West median daily rate £475 - £203
10th Percentile £290 - £156
90th Percentile £523 - £253
England median daily rate £375 £290 £270
% change year-on-year +29.31% +7.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2453 3182 3559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.16% 46.15% 41.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1469 1891 1951
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 129 180
North West median hourly rate £16.10 £18.25 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.81% +4.76% +8.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.80 £11.24
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.15 £46.29
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Ericsson as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Ericsson in the North West

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in the North West

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ericsson in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ericsson in the North West

Ericsson
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the North West 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
Cheshire +11 6 £230 -
Manchester - 3 £475 - 5
Lancashire - 1 £500 -
Ericsson
England

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 North West region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) Broadband
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Huawei
2 4 (40.00%) LLU
2 4 (40.00%) Logistics
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Proactive Management
4 2 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Nagios
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) TACACS
4 2 (20.00%) VRRP
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) IPv6

Ericsson
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Broadband
1 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (40.00%) LLU
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (20.00%) BGP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) HSRP
2 2 (20.00%) IPv6
2 2 (20.00%) Junos
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) MRTG
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) SNMP
2 2 (20.00%) TACACS
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) VRRP
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Coordinator
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
1 4 (40.00%) Network Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Core Network Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Logistics
2 3 (30.00%) Proactive Management
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cacti
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) OpenNMS
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) RANCID
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (10.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Huawei
1 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Brocade
3 2 (20.00%) Foundry
3 2 (20.00%) ZyXEL
4 1 (10.00%) Amdocs
4 1 (10.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft