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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Rank 113 88 90
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Contract jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 8 42 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 1.55% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 3.27% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 8
Average daily rate - £363 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +72.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £249 £270 £260
% change year-on-year
-7.96% +3.84%
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
1242 1285 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.88% 47.38% 48.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 614 613
Average daily rate £380 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £237 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 35 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £47.76 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Newbury +6 5 - -
Reading -12 2 - -
Nokia Solutions and Networks
South East

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (73.68%) Ericsson
1 14 (73.68%) Huawei
2 13 (68.42%) 3G
3 9 (47.37%) Radio Access Network
4 8 (42.11%) Nokia
4 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
5 7 (36.84%) 2G
5 7 (36.84%) Wireless
5 7 (36.84%) LTE
6 6 (31.58%) BT
6 6 (31.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 5 (26.32%) NetCracker
7 5 (26.32%) Siemens
7 5 (26.32%) SLA
7 5 (26.32%) ZTE
8 4 (21.05%) RNC
9 3 (15.79%) Billing
9 3 (15.79%) Network Planning
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) SAP
9 3 (15.79%) 4G
9 3 (15.79%) Demand Management
9 3 (15.79%) Quote-to-Cash
10 2 (10.53%) Node B
10 2 (10.53%) ComArch
10 2 (10.53%) NSN NetAct
10 2 (10.53%) 3GPP
10 2 (10.53%) ITIL
10 2 (10.53%) Mapinfo
10 2 (10.53%) UTRAN

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) 3G
2 9 (47.37%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (36.84%) 2G
3 7 (36.84%) LTE
3 7 (36.84%) Wireless
4 4 (21.05%) RNC
5 3 (15.79%) 4G
6 2 (10.53%) 3GPP
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS
6 2 (10.53%) Node B
6 2 (10.53%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (10.53%) UTRAN
6 2 (10.53%) VLAN
7 1 (5.26%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (5.26%) DNS
7 1 (5.26%) GGSN
7 1 (5.26%) H.323
7 1 (5.26%) MGCP
7 1 (5.26%) SGSN
7 1 (5.26%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Billing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 4G Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Designer
2 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) LTE Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Network Designer
2 2 (10.53%) Project Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
3 1 (5.26%) OSS Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Solaris
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Demand Management
1 3 (15.79%) Network Planning
1 3 (15.79%) Quote-to-Cash
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) eTOM
3 1 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITSM
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Process Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) SOA
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (5.26%) Netcool
2 1 (5.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Ericsson
1 14 (73.68%) Huawei
2 8 (42.11%) Nokia
3 6 (31.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 6 (31.58%) BT
4 5 (26.32%) NetCracker
4 5 (26.32%) Siemens
4 5 (26.32%) ZTE
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) ComArch
6 2 (10.53%) Mapinfo
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) Velocent