Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 366 319 345
Rank change year-on-year -47 +26 -36
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 18 54 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.69% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 15
South East median daily rate £200 £310 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.48% +6.90% +2.65%
10th Percentile £130 £215 £235
90th Percentile £500 £425 £520
England median daily rate £245 £335 £303
% change year-on-year -26.87% +10.74% +12.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £22.25 - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 - £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 7,920 7,790 8,885
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.10% 48.79% 48.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,569 4,304 5,303
South East median daily rate £425 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.37% +4.81% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £235
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 359 408
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.24% -0.50%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.16% -0.71%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -20 10 £220 -29.94%
Berkshire -39 9 £220 -29.94%
Surrey -15 7 £315 -5.97%
Hampshire -37 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Ericsson
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 12 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Remedy
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) LTE
3 4 (22.22%) 4G
3 4 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (22.22%) VoLTE
3 4 (22.22%) 3G
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (22.22%) Huawei
4 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (16.67%) 2G
4 3 (16.67%) Nokia
4 3 (16.67%) SLA
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Fault Management
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) SS7

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 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LTE
2 4 (22.22%) 3G
2 4 (22.22%) 4G
2 4 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (22.22%) VoLTE
3 3 (16.67%) 2G
3 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) 5G
4 1 (5.56%) ATM
4 1 (5.56%) DWDM
4 1 (5.56%) GPON
4 1 (5.56%) GSM
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) MIMO
4 1 (5.56%) NGN
4 1 (5.56%) Node B
4 1 (5.56%) PABX
4 1 (5.56%) PBX
4 1 (5.56%) Softswitch
4 1 (5.56%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) MS Access
General
1 12 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 3 (16.67%) Voice Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) 4G Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.56%) 3G Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
3 1 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) OSS Architect
3 1 (5.56%) RF Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Fault Management
4 2 (11.11%) Line Management
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Balanced Scorecard
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics
5 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
1 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Remedy
2 4 (22.22%) Huawei
3 3 (16.67%) Nokia
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (5.56%) Arqiva
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Cramer
5 1 (5.56%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (5.56%) Nortel
5 1 (5.56%) Tellabs