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 3 months to 29 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 / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 222 153
Rank change year-on-year -5 -69  
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 21 44 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.47% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.96% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 38
Median daily rate £250 £300 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £257 £283
% change year-on-year -2.72% -9.02%  
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 the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3840 4566 4489
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 48.81% 48.87% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2116 2731 2345
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £242 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 205 236
Median hourly rate £15.50 £28.38 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.37% +53.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.32 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 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
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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 16 - - 1
Surrey -9 2 - -
Kent - 2 £250 -
Ericsson
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 59 (74.68%) Telecoms
2 46 (58.23%) LTE
3 45 (56.96%) ITIL
4 40 (50.63%) MS Excel
4 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
5 37 (46.84%) Project Management
6 36 (45.57%) Remedy
6 36 (45.57%) Management Information System
6 36 (45.57%) PRINCE2
6 36 (45.57%) ITIL V3
6 36 (45.57%) VoLTE
7 34 (43.04%) Wi-Fi
7 34 (43.04%) MS Project
8 27 (34.18%) Huawei
9 24 (30.38%) 2G
9 24 (30.38%) 3G
10 19 (24.05%) 4G
11 17 (21.52%) Nokia
12 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
12 12 (15.19%) Nokia Networks
12 12 (15.19%) Radio Access Network
13 10 (12.66%) CCNP
13 10 (12.66%) Cisco
13 10 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (12.66%) CCNA
13 10 (12.66%) Juniper
14 8 (10.13%) Wireshark
14 8 (10.13%) Back Office
14 8 (10.13%) CCIE
14 8 (10.13%) SNMP

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 40 (50.63%) MS Excel
2 34 (43.04%) MS Project
3 3 (3.80%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 46 (58.23%) LTE
2 36 (45.57%) VoLTE
3 34 (43.04%) Wi-Fi
4 24 (30.38%) 2G
4 24 (30.38%) 3G
5 19 (24.05%) 4G
6 12 (15.19%) Radio Access Network
6 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
7 8 (10.13%) SNMP
7 8 (10.13%) Wireshark
8 6 (7.59%) GSM
8 6 (7.59%) UMTS
9 5 (6.33%) DNS
9 5 (6.33%) HTTP
9 5 (6.33%) MGW
9 5 (6.33%) MVNO
9 5 (6.33%) UTRAN
10 3 (3.80%) Diameter Protocol
10 3 (3.80%) MPLS
10 3 (3.80%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 59 (74.68%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.13%) Back Office
3 4 (5.06%) Billing
4 3 (3.80%) Finance
5 2 (2.53%) Electronics
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) French Language
6 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Project Manager
2 34 (43.04%) Voice Project Manager
3 10 (12.66%) Core Network Project Manager
3 10 (12.66%) Network Manager
3 10 (12.66%) Network Project Manager
4 9 (11.39%) Optimisation Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) 3G Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) 4G Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Coordinator
6 5 (6.33%) Radio Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Telecoms Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.80%) RAN Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Ericsson Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) LTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) Middleware
2 3 (3.80%) REST
2 3 (3.80%) SOAP
2 3 (3.80%) Web Services
3 2 (2.53%) .NET
3 2 (2.53%) XML
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.27%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (45.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.80%) IPTV
2 3 (3.80%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (3.80%) Video on Demand
3 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.53%) STB
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Linux
2 5 (6.33%) Unix
3 3 (3.80%) Android
3 3 (3.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) ITIL
2 37 (46.84%) Project Management
3 36 (45.57%) ITIL V3
3 36 (45.57%) PRINCE2
4 7 (8.86%) Network Design
4 7 (8.86%) Performance Management
5 5 (6.33%) CRM
6 4 (5.06%) B2B
6 4 (5.06%) Change Control
6 4 (5.06%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (3.80%) Logistics
7 3 (3.80%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.80%) Presales
7 3 (3.80%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.53%) eTOM
8 2 (2.53%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.06%) Java
1 4 (5.06%) Perl
2 2 (2.53%) C#
2 2 (2.53%) C++
2 2 (2.53%) Python
2 2 (2.53%) Ruby
2 2 (2.53%) SQL
3 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) CCNA
1 10 (12.66%) CCNP
1 10 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.13%) CCIE
3 5 (6.33%) Degree
4 2 (2.53%) CCIP
4 2 (2.53%) JNCIA
4 2 (2.53%) PMP
4 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.27%) ISEB
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (3.80%) Nagios
2 2 (2.53%) Netcool
3 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
2 36 (45.57%) Remedy
3 27 (34.18%) Huawei
4 17 (21.52%) Nokia
5 12 (15.19%) Nokia Networks
6 10 (12.66%) Cisco
6 10 (12.66%) Juniper
7 5 (6.33%) Virgin Media
8 4 (5.06%) BT
8 4 (5.06%) Nortel
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle
9 3 (3.80%) Cramer
9 3 (3.80%) Greenplum
9 3 (3.80%) Samsung
9 3 (3.80%) VMware
10 2 (2.53%) Amdocs
10 2 (2.53%) HP
10 2 (2.53%) IBM
11 1 (1.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (1.27%) Citrix
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