The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia Solutions and Networks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia Solutions and Networks over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) formerly Nokia Siemens Networks.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Rank 97 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -12
Contract jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 36 56 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.26% 2.03% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.61% 4.07% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £200 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £245 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £240 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Nokia Solutions and Networks
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1380 1375 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.34% 49.73% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 656 365
Average daily rate £399 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.26% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 76 72
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.25 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £29.36 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Nokia Solutions and Networks Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks across the Berkshire region.

Nokia Solutions and Networks Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Nokia Solutions and Networks Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -30 9 £320 +68.42%
Nokia Solutions and Networks
South East

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Nokia Solutions and Networks also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Nokia Solutions and Networks.

1 54 (62.07%) LTE
2 52 (59.77%) 3G
3 51 (58.62%) Radio Access Network
4 47 (54.02%) Telecoms
5 38 (43.68%) Ericsson
6 34 (39.08%) 4G
7 26 (29.89%) Nokia
8 25 (28.74%) VoLTE
9 22 (25.29%) Degree
10 21 (24.14%) Huawei
10 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (21.84%) 2G
12 18 (20.69%) Validation
13 15 (17.24%) Cramer
13 15 (17.24%) SGSN
14 12 (13.79%) NSN NetAct
14 12 (13.79%) RNC
15 11 (12.64%) RANAP
16 10 (11.49%) 3GPP
17 9 (10.34%) C
17 9 (10.34%) Network Planning
17 9 (10.34%) MGW
17 9 (10.34%) Performance Management
17 9 (10.34%) GGSN
18 8 (9.20%) Amdocs
18 8 (9.20%) Wireless
18 8 (9.20%) QA
18 8 (9.20%) GSM
18 8 (9.20%) UMTS
18 8 (9.20%) SLA

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Nokia Solutions and Networks also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Nokia Solutions and Networks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 54 (62.07%) LTE
2 52 (59.77%) 3G
3 51 (58.62%) Radio Access Network
4 34 (39.08%) 4G
5 25 (28.74%) VoLTE
6 19 (21.84%) 2G
7 15 (17.24%) SGSN
8 12 (13.79%) RNC
9 11 (12.64%) RANAP
10 10 (11.49%) 3GPP
11 9 (10.34%) MGW
11 9 (10.34%) GGSN
12 8 (9.20%) Wireless
12 8 (9.20%) GSM
12 8 (9.20%) UMTS
13 7 (8.05%) DNS
14 5 (5.75%) ISUP
14 5 (5.75%) SDH
15 4 (4.60%) Ethernet
16 3 (3.45%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
General
1 47 (54.02%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.05%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Marketing
3 4 (4.60%) Back Office
4 3 (3.45%) Billing
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (24.14%) Test Engineer
2 8 (9.20%) RAN Engineer
3 7 (8.05%) Voice Engineer
3 7 (8.05%) Transmission Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) Design Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) Senior Design Engineer
5 4 (4.60%) Architect
5 4 (4.60%) Transmission Planning Engineer
5 4 (4.60%) Designer
6 3 (3.45%) Network Specialist
6 3 (3.45%) Transmission Planner
6 3 (3.45%) OSS Architect
6 3 (3.45%) Analyst
6 3 (3.45%) Consultant
7 2 (2.30%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.30%) Transmission Design Engineer
7 2 (2.30%) Senior Transmission Design Engineer
7 2 (2.30%) OSS Engineer
8 1 (1.15%) Integration Manager
8 1 (1.15%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.05%) Replication
3 3 (3.45%) GIS
3 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.45%) User Experience
4 2 (2.30%) Statistics
5 1 (1.15%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) Validation
2 9 (10.34%) Network Planning
2 9 (10.34%) Performance Management
3 7 (8.05%) Project Management
4 5 (5.75%) Test Planning
4 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
4 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.60%) ITIL
6 3 (3.45%) WFM
6 3 (3.45%) eTOM
6 3 (3.45%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (3.45%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (3.45%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.45%) Coaching
7 2 (2.30%) Software Licensing
7 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.30%) Change Management
7 2 (2.30%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.15%) Migration
8 1 (1.15%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.34%) C
2 3 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.15%) Perl
3 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) VCP4
3 1 (1.15%) HNC
3 1 (1.15%) HND
3 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) NDS
Systems Management
1 12 (13.79%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (3.45%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.45%) OpenView
3 2 (2.30%) Netcool
Vendors
1 38 (43.68%) Ericsson
2 26 (29.89%) Nokia
3 21 (24.14%) Huawei
4 15 (17.24%) Cramer
5 8 (9.20%) Amdocs
6 4 (4.60%) Nortel
7 3 (3.45%) BMC
7 3 (3.45%) Remedy
7 3 (3.45%) Siemens
7 3 (3.45%) Mapinfo
7 3 (3.45%) Oracle
7 3 (3.45%) Citrix
7 3 (3.45%) Cisco
7 3 (3.45%) IBM
7 3 (3.45%) HP
8 2 (2.30%) Actix
9 1 (1.15%) NetHawk
9 1 (1.15%) TIBCO
Maidenhead
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £290 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough
Orgtel
Rate: £425 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago