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 21 April 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nortel
Rank 129 116 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs citing Nortel 3 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.46% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.91% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.90% +16.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £18.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+34.24% +1.38%
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
1395 1430 1178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.45% 50.14% 47.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 677 446
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £190 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 70 73
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.10 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.30 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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
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 21 April 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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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
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Reading - - - - 1
Nortel
South East

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) CCNP
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Fault Management
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) Change Management
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) PBX
7 3 (23.08%) PSTN
7 3 (23.08%) SMS
7 3 (23.08%) WAP
7 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) OpenView
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) CCSP
7 3 (23.08%) Avaya
7 3 (23.08%) CCIP
7 3 (23.08%) IIS
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Live Communications Server
1 3 (23.08%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) GroupWise
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) PBX
1 3 (23.08%) PSTN
1 3 (23.08%) SMS
1 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) RTP
1 3 (23.08%) TACACS
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
1 3 (23.08%) Nortel Alteon
1 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (23.08%) tcpdump
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) 4G
3 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (7.69%) LTE
3 1 (7.69%) xDSL
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IP Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Fault Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Product Management
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CCNP
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNA
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) CCSA
4 3 (23.08%) CCSE
4 3 (23.08%) CCIP
4 3 (23.08%) CCSP
5 2 (15.38%) CCDA
5 2 (15.38%) CCDP
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (15.38%) MCTS
5 2 (15.38%) MCITP
6 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
6 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) OpenView
1 3 (23.08%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Avaya
3 3 (23.08%) Lotus
3 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) Radware
3 3 (23.08%) Crossbeam
3 3 (23.08%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
5 1 (7.69%) Nokia
5 1 (7.69%) Novell
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet