The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 18 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 Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 465 452 327
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -125
Contract jobs citing Nokia 124 107 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.23% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.48% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 34 71
Average daily rate
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£360 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.66% +48.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-70.66% +33.92%
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23857 22072 24564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.71% 46.44% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13819 12687 12854
Average daily rate £400 £388 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1091 1012 1248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in England

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in England

Nokia
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Nokia Daily Rate Histogram in England

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in England

Nokia
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +20 61 £364 -3.00% 7
West Midlands -2 29 £295 -10.60% 3
London -22 11 £413 +10.00% 5
North West 0 8 £375 - 1
South West -29 6 £300 -
Yorkshire +8 5 £275 -
East of England -33 3 £126 -66.33%
East Midlands - - - -
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Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 109 (53.69%) Firewall
2 98 (48.28%) CheckPoint
3 96 (47.29%) Cisco
4 74 (36.45%) Telecoms
5 63 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
6 60 (29.56%) VPN
7 59 (29.06%) LTE
8 54 (26.60%) Juniper
9 49 (24.14%) Load Balancing
10 46 (22.66%) 3G
11 45 (22.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 41 (20.20%) Cisco ASA
13 40 (19.70%) OSPF
13 40 (19.70%) Ericsson
13 40 (19.70%) Huawei
14 39 (19.21%) BGP
14 39 (19.21%) F5
15 36 (17.73%) Network Management
15 36 (17.73%) MPLS
16 34 (16.75%) 2G
16 34 (16.75%) Blue Coat
17 32 (15.76%) VoIP
17 32 (15.76%) Network Architecture
18 31 (15.27%) Radio Access Network
18 31 (15.27%) Network Security
19 30 (14.78%) ITIL
19 30 (14.78%) Finance
20 29 (14.29%) WAN
21 28 (13.79%) CCNA
21 28 (13.79%) IPsec

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 9 (4.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.96%) IIS
3 4 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.99%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) WorkSite
Applications
1 13 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.93%) MS Office
3 2 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.99%) InDesign
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 109 (53.69%) Firewall
2 60 (29.56%) VPN
3 59 (29.06%) LTE
4 46 (22.66%) 3G
5 41 (20.20%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (19.70%) OSPF
7 39 (19.21%) BGP
8 36 (17.73%) MPLS
9 34 (16.75%) 2G
10 32 (15.76%) VoIP
11 31 (15.27%) Network Security
11 31 (15.27%) Radio Access Network
12 29 (14.29%) WAN
13 28 (13.79%) IPsec
14 27 (13.30%) LAN
15 26 (12.81%) Ethernet
16 25 (12.32%) 4G
17 24 (11.82%) SSL
17 24 (11.82%) Cisco PIX
18 21 (10.34%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.48%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.49%) Ingres
General
1 74 (36.45%) Telecoms
2 30 (14.78%) Finance
3 15 (7.39%) Back Office
4 4 (1.97%) Legal
5 3 (1.48%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.99%) Automotive
6 2 (0.99%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Billing
7 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 39 (19.21%) Network Engineer
2 33 (16.26%) Design Engineer
3 15 (7.39%) IP Engineer
4 13 (6.40%) Transmission Engineer
5 12 (5.91%) Consultant
6 10 (4.93%) Analyst
6 10 (4.93%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (4.93%) Security Engineer
6 10 (4.93%) RF Engineer
6 10 (4.93%) Transmission Design Engineer
6 10 (4.93%) RF Optimisation Engineer
7 9 (4.43%) Network Specialist
7 9 (4.43%) Network Consultant
7 9 (4.43%) Architect
7 9 (4.43%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (3.94%) Firewall Engineer
8 8 (3.94%) RAN Engineer
8 8 (3.94%) Databuild Engineer
9 7 (3.45%) Monitoring Specialist
9 7 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.87%) CSS
2 8 (3.94%) Middleware
3 4 (1.97%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.91%) User Experience
2 11 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.42%) Blackberry
2 11 (5.42%) Visualisation
3 7 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.96%) Statistics
5 4 (1.97%) PKI
5 4 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.48%) PMI
6 3 (1.48%) CESG
7 2 (0.99%) iPhone
7 2 (0.99%) iPad
7 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.99%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) e-Health
8 1 (0.49%) NHS
8 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.84%) Windows
2 15 (7.39%) UNIX
3 12 (5.91%) Linux
4 11 (5.42%) Windows XP
5 6 (2.96%) Windows 2000
6 5 (2.46%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.99%) Android
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.49%) VMS
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.14%) Load Balancing
2 36 (17.73%) Network Management
3 32 (15.76%) Network Architecture
4 30 (14.78%) ITIL
5 19 (9.36%) Project Management
6 17 (8.37%) Service Delivery
7 16 (7.88%) Network Design
8 13 (6.40%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (5.91%) Network Planning
10 10 (4.93%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.43%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (4.43%) Validation
12 8 (3.94%) Migration
13 7 (3.45%) Change Management
13 7 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
13 7 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
14 6 (2.96%) Information Security
15 5 (2.46%) ITSM
15 5 (2.46%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.45%) SQL
2 6 (2.96%) C
3 4 (1.97%) C++
3 4 (1.97%) Java
4 3 (1.48%) VBScript
4 3 (1.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (13.79%) CCNA
3 27 (13.30%) CCIE
4 23 (11.33%) CCNP
5 19 (9.36%) Security Cleared
6 16 (7.88%) SC Cleared
7 15 (7.39%) Degree
8 13 (6.40%) CISSP
9 11 (5.42%) CCDP
10 8 (3.94%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (3.45%) CCSP
12 5 (2.46%) CCDA
13 4 (1.97%) MOS
13 4 (1.97%) CCVP
14 3 (1.48%) CCSE
14 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (1.48%) MCSE
14 3 (1.48%) PMP
14 3 (1.48%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.45%) SLA
2 6 (2.96%) QA
2 6 (2.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (9.85%) ProxySG
2 16 (7.88%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.43%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (5.42%) OPNET
2 8 (3.94%) NSN NetAct
3 6 (2.96%) OVSD
3 6 (2.96%) OpenView
3 6 (2.96%) DameWare
4 5 (2.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.97%) SCOM
6 3 (1.48%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.99%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 98 (48.28%) CheckPoint
2 96 (47.29%) Cisco
3 54 (26.60%) Juniper
4 45 (22.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 40 (19.70%) Huawei
5 40 (19.70%) Ericsson
6 39 (19.21%) F5
7 34 (16.75%) Blue Coat
8 27 (13.30%) Microsoft
9 23 (11.33%) Redback
10 22 (10.84%) Radware
11 18 (8.87%) Nortel
12 16 (7.88%) HP
13 15 (7.39%) Citrix
13 15 (7.39%) Fortinet
13 15 (7.39%) SolarWinds
14 13 (6.40%) BT
14 13 (6.40%) NEC
15 12 (5.91%) BMC
15 12 (5.91%) Riverbed
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