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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia
Rank 186 185 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Nokia 15 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £16.67
% change year-on-year
- -34.01%
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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
2531 2607 3139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.38% 45.29% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1878 1797 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 115
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 16 (80.00%) Cisco
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) Wireless
2 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (65.00%) LAN
4 12 (60.00%) Blue Coat
5 11 (55.00%) ProxySG
5 11 (55.00%) WAN
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (50.00%) SAN
7 8 (40.00%) Symantec
7 8 (40.00%) Avaya
7 8 (40.00%) Nortel
7 8 (40.00%) VPN
7 8 (40.00%) VoIP
7 8 (40.00%) BIG-IP
8 7 (35.00%) Network Design
8 7 (35.00%) Network Architecture
8 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (30.00%) Linux
9 6 (30.00%) UNIX
10 5 (25.00%) Windows
11 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
11 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (20.00%) SSL
11 4 (20.00%) Middleware
12 3 (15.00%) Security Management
12 3 (15.00%) CCSA
12 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
12 3 (15.00%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) Wireless
3 13 (65.00%) LAN
4 11 (55.00%) WAN
5 10 (50.00%) SAN
6 8 (40.00%) VPN
6 8 (40.00%) VoIP
6 8 (40.00%) BIG-IP
7 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (20.00%) SSL
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
9 2 (10.00%) VLAN
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (10.00%) IPsec
9 2 (10.00%) DHCP
9 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Network Architect
4 5 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (15.00%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Industrial Designer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Handset
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Solaris
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Network Design
1 7 (35.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Security Management
2 3 (15.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Data Security
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL V2
3 2 (10.00%) Industrial Design
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) BCP
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCSA
2 3 (15.00%) CCSE
3 2 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CCIE
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (15.00%) Snort
2 3 (15.00%) Squid
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Control-M
1 3 (15.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (60.00%) Blue Coat
4 8 (40.00%) Symantec
4 8 (40.00%) Nortel
4 8 (40.00%) Avaya
5 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) CA
7 2 (10.00%) Juniper
7 2 (10.00%) Citrix
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) Brocade
7 2 (10.00%) Sony
7 2 (10.00%) Mitel
8 1 (5.00%) Websense
8 1 (5.00%) Radware
8 1 (5.00%) Ericsson
8 1 (5.00%) F5
8 1 (5.00%) Ipanema Technologies