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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 86 94 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -50
Contract jobs citing Nokia 37 34 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.50% 1.33% 3.40%
As % of the Vendors category 3.25% 2.79% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 13
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£309 £381 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.01% +46.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £318 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £420 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £28.00
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
1140 1219 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 46.32% 47.75% 50.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 456 563
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 51
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.78 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% -14.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.65 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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
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 20 August 2014. 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
Reading +11 14 £360 -4.00% 2
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Slough - - - -
Nokia
South East

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 24 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 21 (42.00%) Firewall
3 20 (40.00%) Cisco
3 20 (40.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 17 (34.00%) 3G
5 16 (32.00%) CheckPoint
6 15 (30.00%) VPN
7 14 (28.00%) VoIP
7 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (28.00%) Juniper
8 13 (26.00%) LTE
8 13 (26.00%) Redback
9 12 (24.00%) IPsec
9 12 (24.00%) Load Balancing
9 12 (24.00%) MPLS
9 12 (24.00%) Radware
9 12 (24.00%) CCIE
10 11 (22.00%) OSPF
10 11 (22.00%) Radio Access Network
11 10 (20.00%) Degree
11 10 (20.00%) Huawei
12 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
12 9 (18.00%) Cisco PIX
12 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (16.00%) SIGTRAN
13 8 (16.00%) Ericsson
13 8 (16.00%) CISSP
13 8 (16.00%) BGP
13 8 (16.00%) Network Management
13 8 (16.00%) FWSM

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) Firewall
2 17 (34.00%) 3G
3 15 (30.00%) VPN
4 14 (28.00%) VoIP
5 13 (26.00%) LTE
6 12 (24.00%) IPsec
6 12 (24.00%) MPLS
7 11 (22.00%) OSPF
7 11 (22.00%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (18.00%) Cisco PIX
8 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (16.00%) SIGTRAN
9 8 (16.00%) BGP
9 8 (16.00%) FWSM
10 7 (14.00%) 4G
10 7 (14.00%) VoLTE
10 7 (14.00%) SSL
10 7 (14.00%) UMTS
10 7 (14.00%) SNMP
10 7 (14.00%) 2G
General
1 24 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) IP Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Databuild Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) RAN Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Radio Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Project Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) UMTS Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Customer Service Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) 3G Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Security Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Designer
6 2 (4.00%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Middleware
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) PKI
1 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (18.00%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (16.00%) Network Management
4 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 5 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.00%) Project Management
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.00%) Workflow
8 2 (4.00%) Information Security
8 2 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Identity Management
8 2 (4.00%) Data Security
8 2 (4.00%) Security Management
9 1 (2.00%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.00%) Network Design
9 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) C
2 2 (4.00%) C++
2 2 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (24.00%) CCIE
3 10 (20.00%) Degree
4 8 (16.00%) CISSP
5 6 (12.00%) CCSP
5 6 (12.00%) CCDP
5 6 (12.00%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CCNP
6 1 (2.00%) CCNA
6 1 (2.00%) CCDA
6 1 (2.00%) CCA
6 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Cisco
1 20 (40.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 16 (32.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (28.00%) Juniper
4 13 (26.00%) Redback
5 12 (24.00%) Radware
6 10 (20.00%) Huawei
7 8 (16.00%) Ericsson
8 6 (12.00%) Blue Coat
9 5 (10.00%) Citrix
9 5 (10.00%) Siemens
10 4 (8.00%) Nortel
11 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
12 1 (2.00%) Oracle
12 1 (2.00%) HP
12 1 (2.00%) McAfee
12 1 (2.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 1 (2.00%) SonicWALL
12 1 (2.00%) F5
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago