The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Nortel products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nortel over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank - 59 60
Contract jobs citing Nortel 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.76% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £275 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
363 394 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.58% 51.10% 54.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 171 190
Average daily rate £350 £370 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 11
Average hourly rate £25.75 £19.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.37% +12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.55 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £29.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Nortel
North West

Nortel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Nortel
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Extranet
1 3 (100.00%) Netcool
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) NetScout
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) WAAS
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) F5

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Extranet
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) WAAS
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) NetScout
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat