The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 28 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 Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia
Rank 189 207 200
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Nokia 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.073% 0.11% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£525 £425 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +51.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £329 £318
% change year-on-year
+9.42% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £16.67
% change year-on-year
- -13.01%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2290 2764 2783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.89% 44.50% 44.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1679 1937 1963
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 49 75
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nokia across the City of London region.

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Nokia across the City of London region.

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
4 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
5 2 (18.18%) NetScreen
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) WLAN
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) ATM
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) IPv4
5 2 (18.18%) CCIE

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 2 (18.18%) IPv4
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) WLAN
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
4 2 (18.18%) NetScreen
4 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
4 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) ATM
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Team Leader
1 3 (27.27%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Handset
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCIE
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCSA
3 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
5 2 (18.18%) Mitel
5 2 (18.18%) Brocade
5 2 (18.18%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
6 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 1 (9.09%) TippingPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Infoblox
6 1 (9.09%) F5