Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 November 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 360 326 305
Rank change year-on-year -34 -21 -2
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 27 43 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.54% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 20
South East median daily rate £200 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +29.31% -
10th Percentile £190 £232 £224
90th Percentile £500 £455 £494
England median daily rate £237 £375 £290
% change year-on-year -36.73% +29.31% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £30.00 - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 - £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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,703 8,020 7,985
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.25% 47.96% 48.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,472 4,608 4,602
South East median daily rate £425 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +4.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £240 £225
90th Percentile £587 £575 £556
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 337 396
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +5.43% -12.84%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.75 £48.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% +1.47% -2.86%

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ericsson as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Ericsson in the South East

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in the South East

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ericsson in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ericsson in the South East

Ericsson
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ericsson in the South East

Ericsson
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ericsson in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Ericsson in the South East

Ericsson
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
Thames Valley +9 19 £200 -38.46% 2
Berkshire -7 19 £200 -36.17% 2
Surrey -14 3 £500 +49.25%
Hampshire -35 3 - - 1
Ericsson
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 19 (70.37%) Telecoms
2 14 (51.85%) LTE
3 12 (44.44%) 4G
3 12 (44.44%) 3G
4 11 (40.74%) 2G
5 7 (25.93%) Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) Remedy
5 7 (25.93%) VoLTE
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (18.52%) Huawei
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL
7 5 (18.52%) GSM
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
7 5 (18.52%) Workshop Facilitation
8 4 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (14.81%) SLA
8 4 (14.81%) CCNA
8 4 (14.81%) Nortel
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Nokia
9 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
9 3 (11.11%) Wireless
9 3 (11.11%) WiMAX
9 3 (11.11%) RNC
9 3 (11.11%) NetApp

Ericsson
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) LTE
2 12 (44.44%) 3G
2 12 (44.44%) 4G
3 11 (40.74%) 2G
4 7 (25.93%) VoLTE
5 5 (18.52%) GSM
5 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (11.11%) DNS
6 3 (11.11%) Firewall
6 3 (11.11%) Node B
6 3 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (11.11%) RNC
6 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) UMTS
6 3 (11.11%) WiMAX
6 3 (11.11%) Wireless
7 2 (7.41%) 3GPP
8 1 (3.70%) NGN
8 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) MS Access
General
1 19 (70.37%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Voice Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) 4G Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3G Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Installations Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) RF Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) RF Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) VoLTE Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Solaris
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
3 5 (18.52%) Workshop Facilitation
4 3 (11.11%) Fault Management
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Optimisation
5 2 (7.41%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) Logistics
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.70%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CCNA
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Remedy
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) Huawei
4 4 (14.81%) Nokia
4 4 (14.81%) Nortel
5 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.11%) Crossbeam
5 3 (11.11%) Dell
5 3 (11.11%) F5
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
5 3 (11.11%) Sun
5 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Cramer
6 1 (3.70%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Tellabs