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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia
Rank 478 492 464
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing Nokia 114 81 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.37% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 22 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £258 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £383 £331
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +15.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £16.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £16.67
% change year-on-year
- -34.01%
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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
22892 21915 20887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.05% 45.00% 46.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13709 12593 11484
Average daily rate £399 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 977 1154
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.48 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 -16 46 £390 -13.33% 4
London +12 40 £550 +29.41% 1
South West +2 5 £260 - 1
East of England 0 5 £128 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £133 - 1
West Midlands -5 2 £350 -12.50%
North West - 2 £210 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 1 £270 -
Nokia
UK

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 92 (36.80%) Cisco
1 92 (36.80%) Telecoms
2 89 (35.60%) CheckPoint
3 81 (32.40%) Firewall
4 66 (26.40%) Ericsson
5 58 (23.20%) 3G
6 56 (22.40%) Wireless
6 56 (22.40%) LTE
7 50 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 48 (19.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 47 (18.80%) Radio Access Network
9 47 (18.80%) Blue Coat
10 46 (18.40%) 2G
11 43 (17.20%) Cisco Certification
12 42 (16.80%) Nortel
13 38 (15.20%) VPN
14 37 (14.80%) Juniper
15 35 (14.00%) LAN
15 35 (14.00%) WAN
15 35 (14.00%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (13.60%) Cisco ASA
17 33 (13.20%) Huawei
17 33 (13.20%) Linux
18 32 (12.80%) Windows
18 32 (12.80%) VoIP
19 28 (11.20%) BIG-IP
19 28 (11.20%) OSPF
20 27 (10.80%) Network Management
21 26 (10.40%) F5
21 26 (10.40%) Oracle

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.40%) WorkSite
2 1 (0.40%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (9.20%) MS Office
2 9 (3.60%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.20%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
1 1 (0.40%) PaaS
1 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 81 (32.40%) Firewall
2 58 (23.20%) 3G
3 56 (22.40%) Wireless
3 56 (22.40%) LTE
4 47 (18.80%) Radio Access Network
5 46 (18.40%) 2G
6 38 (15.20%) VPN
7 35 (14.00%) LAN
7 35 (14.00%) WAN
7 35 (14.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 34 (13.60%) Cisco ASA
9 32 (12.80%) VoIP
10 28 (11.20%) OSPF
10 28 (11.20%) BIG-IP
11 25 (10.00%) GSM
12 24 (9.60%) UMTS
12 24 (9.60%) BGP
13 23 (9.20%) SAN
14 22 (8.80%) Internet
15 20 (8.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (1.20%) MS Access
2 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.40%) MySQL
4 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.40%) OLTP
4 1 (0.40%) dBASE
General
1 92 (36.80%) Telecoms
2 21 (8.40%) Finance
3 11 (4.40%) German Language
4 9 (3.60%) Electronics
5 5 (2.00%) Back Office
6 3 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (12.00%) Network Engineer
2 28 (11.20%) Architect
3 21 (8.40%) Design Engineer
4 18 (7.20%) Infrastructure Architect
4 18 (7.20%) RAN Engineer
4 18 (7.20%) Voice Engineer
5 15 (6.00%) Network Architect
6 11 (4.40%) Analyst
6 11 (4.40%) Field Engineer
6 11 (4.40%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (4.40%) Senior Design Engineer
7 10 (4.00%) Transmission Engineer
7 10 (4.00%) Security Engineer
8 9 (3.60%) Configuration Engineer
8 9 (3.60%) RAN Configuration Engineer
9 7 (2.80%) Databuild Engineer
9 7 (2.80%) Senior Voice Engineer
9 7 (2.80%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (2.80%) Security Manager
9 7 (2.80%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.00%) Middleware
2 7 (2.80%) CSS
3 4 (1.60%) .NET
4 2 (0.80%) SOAP
4 2 (0.80%) Web Services
4 2 (0.80%) XSD
4 2 (0.80%) Java EE
4 2 (0.80%) JSON
4 2 (0.80%) REST
4 2 (0.80%) WSDL
5 1 (0.40%) CSS3
5 1 (0.40%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.40%) WCF
5 1 (0.40%) HTML5
5 1 (0.40%) JMS
5 1 (0.40%) HTML
5 1 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.60%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (2.80%) IVR
5 6 (2.40%) Handset
5 6 (2.40%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.40%) iPhone
5 6 (2.40%) User Experience
6 5 (2.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.60%) PKI
8 3 (1.20%) Statistics
8 3 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.20%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.20%) Replication
8 3 (1.20%) VHDL
8 3 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.20%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.40%) PMI
9 1 (0.40%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.20%) Linux
2 32 (12.80%) Windows
3 23 (9.20%) UNIX
4 14 (5.60%) Solaris
4 14 (5.60%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.60%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.40%) AIX
8 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (10.80%) Network Management
2 26 (10.40%) Network Planning
3 22 (8.80%) Network Design
4 21 (8.40%) Network Architecture
4 21 (8.40%) ITIL
5 18 (7.20%) Load Balancing
6 14 (5.60%) Project Management
6 14 (5.60%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (5.60%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (4.80%) Configuration Management
9 11 (4.40%) PRINCE2
10 10 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.00%) Cyber Security
11 9 (3.60%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (3.60%) Migration
12 8 (3.20%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.20%) PRINCE
12 8 (3.20%) TOGAF
13 7 (2.80%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.00%) Perl
2 13 (5.20%) C
3 11 (4.40%) SQL
4 4 (1.60%) Ruby
5 3 (1.20%) Erlang
5 3 (1.20%) Python
5 3 (1.20%) Assembly Language
5 3 (1.20%) MATLAB
5 3 (1.20%) C++
6 2 (0.80%) Java
7 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (17.20%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (8.40%) Degree
3 18 (7.20%) HNC
4 15 (6.00%) CCNP
5 13 (5.20%) CCNA
6 12 (4.80%) Security Cleared
7 10 (4.00%) PMI Certification
8 9 (3.60%) CCSA
8 9 (3.60%) CCSE
8 9 (3.60%) Check Point Certification
8 9 (3.60%) PMP
8 9 (3.60%) SC Cleared
8 9 (3.60%) CCIE
9 7 (2.80%) CCDP
10 6 (2.40%) CCSP
10 6 (2.40%) HND
11 5 (2.00%) CISSP
12 4 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.80%) QA
2 15 (6.00%) SLA
3 5 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (9.60%) ProxySG
2 9 (3.60%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.40%) NDS
4 5 (2.00%) Snort
4 5 (2.00%) Squid
5 3 (1.20%) Firmware
6 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (8.00%) NSN NetAct
2 14 (5.60%) BladeLogic
2 14 (5.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (5.60%) Control-M
3 7 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (2.40%) OPNET
4 6 (2.40%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.80%) Netcool
5 2 (0.80%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.80%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 92 (36.80%) Cisco
2 89 (35.60%) CheckPoint
3 66 (26.40%) Ericsson
4 48 (19.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 47 (18.80%) Blue Coat
6 42 (16.80%) Nortel
7 37 (14.80%) Juniper
8 33 (13.20%) Huawei
9 26 (10.40%) F5
9 26 (10.40%) Oracle
10 21 (8.40%) Siemens
10 21 (8.40%) Symantec
11 20 (8.00%) Avaya
11 20 (8.00%) CA
12 17 (6.80%) SolarWinds
13 15 (6.00%) McAfee
14 12 (4.80%) HP
15 10 (4.00%) Microsoft
15 10 (4.00%) BT
15 10 (4.00%) Riverbed
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