The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nortel 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 Nortel over the 3 months to 22 October 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 111 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing Nortel 14 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 0.76% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 1.52% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Average daily rate
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£263 £270 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £247 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £287 £239
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.89 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
-31.30% -
Nortel
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
1160 1316 1501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.12% 50.15% 50.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 574 523
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 55 58
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

Nortel
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Nortel
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Nortel
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nortel across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Nortel Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Nortel
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Nortel Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Nortel
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 Nortel within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
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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
Bracknell - 5 £263 -
Reading +4 2 £275 +1.85%
Nortel
South East

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Nortel 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 Nortel.

1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (56.67%) CCNP
3 17 (56.67%) CCNA
4 15 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 14 (46.67%) Juniper
5 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
6 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
7 12 (40.00%) CCIP
8 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (33.33%) Fault Management
9 10 (33.33%) SLA
10 9 (30.00%) Degree
11 7 (23.33%) Wireless
12 6 (20.00%) Ericsson
12 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
12 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
13 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
13 5 (16.67%) HP
14 4 (13.33%) Avaya
14 4 (13.33%) OpenView
14 4 (13.33%) WAP
14 4 (13.33%) SMS
14 4 (13.33%) UNIX
14 4 (13.33%) LAN
14 4 (13.33%) Radware
14 4 (13.33%) Netcool
14 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
14 4 (13.33%) TACACS

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Nortel 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 Nortel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 7 (23.33%) Wireless
3 4 (13.33%) SMS
3 4 (13.33%) LAN
3 4 (13.33%) TACACS
3 4 (13.33%) BIG-IP
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) Nortel Alteon
3 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (13.33%) 4G
3 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
4 3 (10.00%) LTE
4 3 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (10.00%) 3G
4 3 (10.00%) WAN
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) SNA
5 2 (6.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Wireless Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) 3G Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Voice Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) Network Management
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.00%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) WFM
7 1 (3.33%) Network Design
7 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (56.67%) CCNP
2 17 (56.67%) CCNA
3 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
4 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
5 12 (40.00%) CCIP
6 9 (30.00%) Degree
7 4 (13.33%) CCSA
7 4 (13.33%) CCSP
7 4 (13.33%) CCSE
8 2 (6.67%) CCIE
9 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) OpenView
1 4 (13.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) Juniper
3 6 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 5 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) Avaya
5 4 (13.33%) Radware
5 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (13.33%) Crossbeam
5 4 (13.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 4 (13.33%) F5
6 3 (10.00%) Huawei
6 3 (10.00%) Cramer
6 3 (10.00%) Nokia
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) Siemens
8 1 (3.33%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (3.33%) BT
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft