The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nortel products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nortel over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 75 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Nortel 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 1.23% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£150 £381 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.65% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.14 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.75% -
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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 Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
442 406 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.29% 34.67% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 168 116
Average daily rate £400 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 19
Average hourly rate £12.25 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.94% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.60 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £33.95 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Nortel across the Edinburgh region.

Nortel Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (40.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) PBX
2 2 (40.00%) MCP

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 2 (40.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft