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 8 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 the Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia
Rank 100 100 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Nokia 23 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 1.04% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 2.19% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Average daily rate £400 £369 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +13.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £12.25 -
% change year-on-year
-18.36% -
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
1239 1276 1273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.95% 47.49% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 613 614
Average daily rate £380 £375 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 32 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 £11.80 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £28.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
Reading -7 10 £400 +37.93%
Newbury +9 5 - -
Bracknell - 3 - -
Slough -1 2 - -
Nokia
South East

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 29 (69.05%) Telecoms
2 22 (52.38%) Huawei
2 22 (52.38%) Ericsson
3 19 (45.24%) 3G
4 13 (30.95%) Radio Access Network
5 11 (26.19%) 4G
6 9 (21.43%) Change Control
6 9 (21.43%) Remedy
6 9 (21.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 9 (21.43%) 2G
7 8 (19.05%) BT
7 8 (19.05%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 6 (14.29%) MS Office
9 6 (14.29%) ITIL
9 6 (14.29%) Siemens
9 6 (14.29%) SLA
9 6 (14.29%) Cisco
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Wireless
10 5 (11.90%) Amdocs
10 5 (11.90%) Finance
10 5 (11.90%) NetCracker
10 5 (11.90%) RNC
10 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.90%) Firewall
10 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
10 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.29%) MS Office
3 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (7.14%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) 3G
2 13 (30.95%) Radio Access Network
3 11 (26.19%) 4G
4 9 (21.43%) 2G
5 6 (14.29%) Wireless
6 5 (11.90%) Firewall
6 5 (11.90%) RNC
6 5 (11.90%) VPN
7 4 (9.52%) LAN
7 4 (9.52%) LTE
7 4 (9.52%) MGW
7 4 (9.52%) WAN
8 3 (7.14%) ATM
8 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (7.14%) DNS
9 2 (4.76%) OSPF
9 2 (4.76%) RTCP
9 2 (4.76%) RTP
9 2 (4.76%) SS7
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 29 (69.05%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Back Office
3 3 (7.14%) Billing
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Planning Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Administrator
4 2 (4.76%) Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Change Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) Core Network Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Network Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Project Administrator
4 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Quantity Surveyor
4 2 (4.76%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Transmission Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.38%) Handset
3 1 (2.38%) IPTV
3 1 (2.38%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Change Control
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.14%) Business Development
5 3 (7.14%) Demand Management
5 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) Network Design
5 3 (7.14%) Quote-to-Cash
5 3 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (7.14%) Test Planning
5 3 (7.14%) Validation
5 3 (7.14%) Workflow
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.76%) QMS
6 2 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Perl
1 1 (2.38%) Python
1 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) CCDP
2 3 (7.14%) CCIE
2 3 (7.14%) CCNP
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.14%) PMP
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Ericsson
1 22 (52.38%) Huawei
2 9 (21.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 9 (21.43%) Remedy
3 8 (19.05%) BT
3 8 (19.05%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco
4 6 (14.29%) Siemens
5 5 (11.90%) Amdocs
5 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.90%) NetCracker
5 5 (11.90%) ZTE
6 4 (9.52%) Juniper
7 3 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.14%) SAP
8 2 (4.76%) Crossbeam
8 2 (4.76%) Microsoft