The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia 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 over the 3 months to 1 May 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 the Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia
Rank 107 107 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Nokia 24 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.74% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 1.49% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Average daily rate
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£356 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £327 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.42% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £16.67
% change year-on-year
- -13.01%
Nokia
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
1369 1346 1257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.95% 49.94% 49.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 625 484
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £182 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 59 71
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.88 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Nokia
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Nokia Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Nokia across the Berkshire region.

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Nokia
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Slough - 7 £323 - 1
Reading -8 6 £350 +16.66%
Bracknell -1 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £363 - 1
Nokia
South East

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Nokia 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.

1 35 (68.63%) LTE
2 29 (56.86%) Radio Access Network
2 29 (56.86%) 3G
3 27 (52.94%) Ericsson
4 26 (50.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 24 (47.06%) 2G
6 21 (41.18%) Telecoms
7 18 (35.29%) 4G
8 12 (23.53%) Huawei
9 11 (21.57%) NSN NetAct
9 11 (21.57%) Amdocs
10 10 (19.61%) Cramer
11 9 (17.65%) C
12 8 (15.69%) MGW
13 6 (11.76%) VPN
13 6 (11.76%) SLA
13 6 (11.76%) Cisco
13 6 (11.76%) Juniper
13 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (9.80%) Check Point Certification
14 5 (9.80%) CCDP
14 5 (9.80%) CheckPoint
14 5 (9.80%) CCIE
14 5 (9.80%) CCSP
14 5 (9.80%) UMTS
14 5 (9.80%) VoIP
14 5 (9.80%) SNMP
14 5 (9.80%) GSM
14 5 (9.80%) CISSP
14 5 (9.80%) IPsec

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Nokia 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 35 (68.63%) LTE
2 29 (56.86%) Radio Access Network
2 29 (56.86%) 3G
3 24 (47.06%) 2G
4 18 (35.29%) 4G
5 8 (15.69%) MGW
6 6 (11.76%) VPN
7 5 (9.80%) UMTS
7 5 (9.80%) VoIP
7 5 (9.80%) SNMP
7 5 (9.80%) GSM
7 5 (9.80%) IPsec
7 5 (9.80%) OSPF
7 5 (9.80%) SS7
7 5 (9.80%) Firewall
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (9.80%) FWSM
7 5 (9.80%) VoLTE
8 4 (7.84%) VLAN
General
1 21 (41.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) RAN Engineer
1 8 (15.69%) Design Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) IP Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) RF Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) RF Optimisation Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Databuild Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Transmission Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Transmission Design Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) RAN Performance Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Project Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Change Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Replication
3 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.92%) Handset
4 1 (1.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.80%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
1 5 (9.80%) Network Management
2 4 (7.84%) Reverse Engineering
2 4 (7.84%) Validation
3 3 (5.88%) Project Management
3 3 (5.88%) Network Design
3 3 (5.88%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (5.88%) Test Planning
4 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
4 2 (3.92%) Test Automation
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.96%) Change Management
5 1 (1.96%) Network Planning
5 1 (1.96%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.80%) Check Point Certification
2 5 (9.80%) CCDP
2 5 (9.80%) CCIE
2 5 (9.80%) CCSP
2 5 (9.80%) CISSP
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.96%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 5 (9.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (3.92%) Netcool
3 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Ericsson
2 26 (50.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 12 (23.53%) Huawei
4 11 (21.57%) Amdocs
5 10 (19.61%) Cramer
6 6 (11.76%) Cisco
6 6 (11.76%) Juniper
7 5 (9.80%) CheckPoint
7 5 (9.80%) Redback
7 5 (9.80%) Radware
8 4 (7.84%) Siemens
9 3 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (5.88%) Remedy
9 3 (5.88%) Actix
10 2 (3.92%) Mapinfo
11 1 (1.96%) Nortel
11 1 (1.96%) F5