Period
to 23 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 23 October 2019 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 39 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +27
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.71% 1.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.51% 2.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Slough median daily rate £369 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £369 £200 £313
% change year-on-year +84.38% -36.17% +8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £30.00 -

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 Slough.

All Vendors
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 127 170 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 49.22% 49.71% 54.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 108 96
Slough median daily rate £400 £325 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -16.40% +7.24%
10th Percentile £127 £125 £256
90th Percentile £575 £525 £531
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Slough median hourly rate £94.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +372.50% +53.85% -29.01%
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £17.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +46.48% +18.33% +20.00%

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Ericsson as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Ericsson in Slough

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in Slough

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ericsson in Slough over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ericsson in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) 4G
2 2 (28.57%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 2 (28.57%) 3G
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) 5G
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) 2G
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
2 2 (28.57%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) UMTS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Nortel
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) RNC
3 1 (14.29%) Huawei
3 1 (14.29%) Degree

Ericsson
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) 2G
1 2 (28.57%) 3G
1 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
1 2 (28.57%) 4G
1 2 (28.57%) 5G
2 1 (14.29%) 2.5G
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) GSM
2 1 (14.29%) LTE
2 1 (14.29%) Node B
2 1 (14.29%) RNC
2 1 (14.29%) UMTS
2 1 (14.29%) WiMAX
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) OSS Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Ericsson Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) BSS Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Build and Configuration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Memcached
1 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Architectural Design
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) APMP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Pacemaker
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Nokia
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Huawei
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Nortel
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat