Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - +28 +13
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 8 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.33% - 2.93%
As % of the Vendors category 5.41% - 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Slough median daily rate £400 - £325
Berkshire median daily rate £200 £220 £290
% change year-on-year -9.09% -24.14% -2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 148 141 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 43.02% 51.27% 53.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 89 99
Slough median daily rate £373 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.88% +10.34% -4.61%
10th Percentile £127 £297 £224
90th Percentile £534 £560 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £423
% change year-on-year - +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 - £16.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £15.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% +17.31% -27.78%

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (62.50%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (37.50%) 2G
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) WiMAX
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) GSM
3 3 (37.50%) RNC
3 3 (37.50%) Huawei
3 3 (37.50%) Crossbeam
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (37.50%) LTE
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (37.50%) 4G
3 3 (37.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) Node B
3 3 (37.50%) UMTS
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Nortel
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) 2G
1 3 (37.50%) 3G
1 3 (37.50%) 4G
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) GSM
1 3 (37.50%) LTE
1 3 (37.50%) Node B
1 3 (37.50%) RNC
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) UMTS
1 3 (37.50%) WiMAX
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) 3GPP
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Unix Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Crossbeam
1 3 (37.50%) Dell
1 3 (37.50%) F5
1 3 (37.50%) Huawei
1 3 (37.50%) NetApp
1 3 (37.50%) Nokia
1 3 (37.50%) Nortel
1 3 (37.50%) Sun
1 3 (37.50%) VMware