The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia Solutions and Networks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia Solutions and Networks over the 3 months to 5 March 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 Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) formerly Nokia Siemens Networks.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Rank 29 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.70% 1.65% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.41% 3.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £240 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Coventry region.

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
148 144 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 50.00% 47.52% 44.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 70 28
Average daily rate £325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £308 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 26
Average hourly rate £17.75 £13.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.48% -62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.10 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £19.16 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Nokia Solutions and Networks Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks across the Coventry region.

Nokia Solutions and Networks Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 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 Solutions and Networks.

1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (54.55%) LTE
3 6 (54.55%) 3G
4 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 5 (45.45%) Nortel
4 5 (45.45%) Ericsson
4 5 (45.45%) GPRS
4 5 (45.45%) GSM
4 5 (45.45%) WCDMA
4 5 (45.45%) 2G
4 5 (45.45%) Network Design
4 5 (45.45%) RNC
4 5 (45.45%) Huawei
4 5 (45.45%) Resource Management
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
4 5 (45.45%) HSPA
4 5 (45.45%) VCP4
4 5 (45.45%) 4G
5 4 (36.36%) Mapinfo
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Business Objects
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) eTOM
6 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (27.27%) Service Management
6 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) Network Management
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) WFM

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 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 Solutions and Networks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (54.55%) LTE
2 6 (54.55%) 3G
3 5 (45.45%) GPRS
3 5 (45.45%) GSM
3 5 (45.45%) WCDMA
3 5 (45.45%) 2G
3 5 (45.45%) RNC
3 5 (45.45%) HSPA
3 5 (45.45%) 4G
General
1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) RAN Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) RF Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Databuild Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
1 5 (45.45%) Resource Management
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) eTOM
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) WFM
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Network Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) VCP4
2 1 (9.09%) HNC
2 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Nortel
1 5 (45.45%) Ericsson
1 5 (45.45%) Huawei
2 4 (36.36%) Mapinfo
3 3 (27.27%) Business Objects
4 2 (18.18%) Nokia