The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 86 71
Rank change year-on-year -9 -15  
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 2 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% 0.92% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 1.66% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 12
Median daily rate - £286 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.41%  
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 Surrey.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 616 724 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 51.85% 55.65% 46.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 447 370
Median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 66 30
Median hourly rate £18.50 £43.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.97% +173.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.43 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.76 £51.00 £47.50
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in Surrey

Ericsson
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the Surrey 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
Guildford -4 2 - -
Ericsson
South East

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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) 2G
2 4 (44.44%) 3G
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Huawei
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
2 4 (44.44%) LTE
2 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) GPON
3 3 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
3 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) SNMP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

Ericsson
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) 2G
1 4 (44.44%) 3G
1 4 (44.44%) LTE
1 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (33.33%) GPON
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) Telnet
4 1 (11.11%) ATM
4 1 (11.11%) DOCSIS
4 1 (11.11%) GPRS
4 1 (11.11%) GSM
4 1 (11.11%) HSPA
4 1 (11.11%) VDSL
4 1 (11.11%) VoLTE
4 1 (11.11%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Optimisation Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Quantity Surveyor
1 2 (22.22%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
2 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) LTE Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) RAN Performance Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) B2B
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Radio Network Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Huawei
2 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
2 3 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (22.22%) BT
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Nortel
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Samsung
3 2 (22.22%) Virgin Media
4 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo
4 1 (11.11%) Nokia