The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 June 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
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 567 566
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1  
Contract jobs citing Ericsson 51 77 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 25
Median daily rate £355 £308 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.44% +18.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £419 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £283 £260
% change year-on-year +25.66% +8.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20263 24158 24977
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.81% 44.93% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12302 14876 14615
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 703 822 1125
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Ericsson
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ericsson in the UK

Ericsson
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ericsson over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ericsson in the UK

Ericsson
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ericsson in the UK

Ericsson
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ericsson within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England +39 49 £355 +9.23% 8
South East +40 35 £335 +28.84% 1
Hampshire - 21 £381 -
Basingstoke - 19 £309 -
Berkshire +9 10 £370 +42.30% 1
Cheshire +27 6 - -
Warrington +24 6 - -
North West +21 6 - - 7
London +3 4 - -
Reading +11 3 £370 -
Surrey +3 2 £335 -
South West +1 2 £388 -7.29%
Guildford -2 2 £335 -
Bristol -6 2 £388 -7.29%
Hook - 2 £494 -
Newbury 0 1 - -
East Midlands -6 1 - -
Kent - 1 £250 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Margate - 1 £250 -
Leicester - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for Ericsson.

1 54 (57.45%) Telecoms
2 27 (28.72%) LTE
3 25 (26.60%) Huawei
4 22 (23.40%) Project Management
4 22 (23.40%) Nokia
5 21 (22.34%) ITIL
5 21 (22.34%) MVNO
6 17 (18.09%) 4G
7 16 (17.02%) VoLTE
8 15 (15.96%) ITIL V3
8 15 (15.96%) Customer Requirements
8 15 (15.96%) Remedy
9 14 (14.89%) 2G
9 14 (14.89%) Management Information System
9 14 (14.89%) Motorola
9 14 (14.89%) SLA
10 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
10 13 (13.83%) 3G
11 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2
11 12 (12.77%) Network Management
12 11 (11.70%) Degree
12 11 (11.70%) SNMP
13 10 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Project
13 10 (10.64%) Linux
13 10 (10.64%) Network Design
13 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
14 9 (9.57%) Radio Access Network
14 9 (9.57%) Billing
14 9 (9.57%) Logistics

Ericsson
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.72%) LTE
2 21 (22.34%) MVNO
3 17 (18.09%) 4G
4 16 (17.02%) VoLTE
5 14 (14.89%) 2G
6 13 (13.83%) 3G
7 11 (11.70%) SNMP
8 10 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (9.57%) Radio Access Network
10 8 (8.51%) Diameter Protocol
10 8 (8.51%) GSM
11 7 (7.45%) BGP
11 7 (7.45%) HTTP
11 7 (7.45%) Intelligent Network
11 7 (7.45%) OSPF
12 6 (6.38%) INAP
12 6 (6.38%) MPLS
12 6 (6.38%) SS7
12 6 (6.38%) UMTS
13 5 (5.32%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) Sisense
2 3 (3.19%) DB2
2 3 (3.19%) MS Access
2 3 (3.19%) MySQL
3 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 54 (57.45%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.57%) Billing
3 2 (2.13%) French Language
3 2 (2.13%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (11.70%) Project Manager
2 10 (10.64%) Voice Project Manager
3 9 (9.57%) Coordinator
3 9 (9.57%) Integration Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Ericsson Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Telecoms Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) BSS Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Design Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Optimisation Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (4.26%) Provisioning Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Architect
8 3 (3.19%) Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Field Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Junior
8 3 (3.19%) Network Manager
8 3 (3.19%) Network Specialist
8 3 (3.19%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) Middleware
1 7 (7.45%) REST
1 7 (7.45%) SOAP
2 6 (6.38%) Web Services
3 1 (1.06%) .NET
3 1 (1.06%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.19%) CESG
5 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.06%) IPTV
6 1 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.06%) STB
6 1 (1.06%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.06%) Unix
2 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) Project Management
2 21 (22.34%) ITIL
3 15 (15.96%) Customer Requirements
3 15 (15.96%) ITIL V3
4 12 (12.77%) Network Management
4 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2
5 10 (10.64%) Network Design
6 9 (9.57%) Logistics
7 7 (7.45%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.38%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.38%) OO
8 6 (6.38%) Service Management
8 6 (6.38%) Validation
9 5 (5.32%) Change Control
9 5 (5.32%) Process Improvement
9 5 (5.32%) Test Management
10 4 (4.26%) Analytics
10 4 (4.26%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.26%) eTOM
10 4 (4.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) Java
1 7 (7.45%) SQL
2 6 (6.38%) Perl
2 6 (6.38%) Python
3 3 (3.19%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) Degree
2 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) CCNP
5 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.13%) PMP
6 1 (1.06%) CCIP
6 1 (1.06%) CCNA
6 1 (1.06%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.06%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) SLA
2 8 (8.51%) QA
3 4 (4.26%) ISO 9001
4 3 (3.19%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Netcool
2 4 (4.26%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (4.26%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.19%) OpenView
4 1 (1.06%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Huawei
2 22 (23.40%) Nokia
3 15 (15.96%) Remedy
4 14 (14.89%) Motorola
5 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.38%) HP
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle
7 5 (5.32%) BT
7 5 (5.32%) Nokia Networks
7 5 (5.32%) Virgin Media
8 4 (4.26%) Brocade
8 4 (4.26%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.26%) Cisco
8 4 (4.26%) IBM
9 3 (3.19%) F5
9 3 (3.19%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.19%) Juniper
9 3 (3.19%) NEC
9 3 (3.19%) Nortel
9 3 (3.19%) RightFax
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