Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 349 308 311
Rank change year-on-year -41 +3 -95
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 21 44 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.29% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.59% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 18
South East median daily rate £158 £231 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.82% -21.69% +3.96%
10th Percentile £130 £184 £224
90th Percentile £274 £260 £350
England median daily rate £260 £242 £295
% change year-on-year +7.44% -17.97% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £22.00 - -
England median hourly rate £22.75 - -

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 7,874 7,496 8,746
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.75% 48.93% 48.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,520 4,200 5,153
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £253 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £545
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 358 437
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.13 £47.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +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 25 May 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
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 25 May 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
Surrey -19 9 £130 - 1
Thames Valley -37 7 £300 - 2
Berkshire -32 6 £300 - 2
Hampshire -13 3 £185 -14.35%
West Sussex - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Ericsson
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
2 10 (47.62%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (28.57%) SLA
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (23.81%) 4G
4 5 (23.81%) Nokia
4 5 (23.81%) 2G
4 5 (23.81%) 3G
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) Huawei
5 4 (19.05%) Line Management
6 3 (14.29%) Arqiva
6 3 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (14.29%) AutoCAD
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (9.52%) PMP
7 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Balanced Scorecard
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.52%) GPON
7 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (9.52%) High Availability

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 3 (14.29%) AutoCAD
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (23.81%) 2G
2 5 (23.81%) 3G
2 5 (23.81%) 4G
3 2 (9.52%) 5G
3 2 (9.52%) GPON
3 2 (9.52%) VoLTE
4 1 (4.76%) ATM
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) DWDM
4 1 (4.76%) MIMO
4 1 (4.76%) Node B
4 1 (4.76%) PABX
4 1 (4.76%) PBX
4 1 (4.76%) PSTN
4 1 (4.76%) RNC
4 1 (4.76%) SDH
4 1 (4.76%) Softswitch
4 1 (4.76%) SS7
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
General
1 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
1 2 (9.52%) Head of Engineering
1 2 (9.52%) RAN Engineer
1 2 (9.52%) Site Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) 4G Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Circuit Switch Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Circuit Switching Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Document Controller
2 1 (4.76%) Ericsson Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
2 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (4.76%) RAN Performance Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Switch Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (19.05%) Line Management
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Active Listening
4 2 (9.52%) Balanced Scorecard
4 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) Contract Management
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
4 2 (9.52%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) Scorecard
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
1 2 (9.52%) PMP
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) DFS Replication
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Nokia
2 4 (19.05%) Huawei
3 3 (14.29%) Arqiva
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Cramer