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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 439 433 327
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -106
Contract jobs citing Nokia 153 130 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.59% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 57 64
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £343 £319
% change year-on-year
-6.56% +7.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.66% -
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24019 22059 23454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.06% 46.04% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14298 12809 12453
Average daily rate £395 £390 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% -1.26%
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 1173 1068 1234
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.85 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -6.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 73 £360 +7.06% 4
West Midlands +3 32 £295 -9.57% 1
London -26 26 £425 +13.33% 1
South West -28 7 £225 -35.71% 1
Yorkshire +2 5 £275 - 2
North West -6 4 £275 -
East of England -20 2 £138 -63.33%
East Midlands - - - -
Nokia
UK

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 124 (53.45%) Firewall
2 117 (50.43%) CheckPoint
3 114 (49.14%) Cisco
4 83 (35.78%) Telecoms
5 82 (35.34%) Cisco Certification
6 69 (29.74%) Juniper
7 67 (28.88%) VPN
8 54 (23.28%) LTE
9 53 (22.84%) Cisco ASA
10 48 (20.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 48 (20.69%) F5
11 47 (20.26%) Load Balancing
12 45 (19.40%) BGP
13 44 (18.97%) OSPF
14 43 (18.53%) Ericsson
15 41 (17.67%) 3G
16 40 (17.24%) WAN
17 39 (16.81%) ITIL
17 39 (16.81%) Blue Coat
18 38 (16.38%) VoIP
18 38 (16.38%) Network Security
19 37 (15.95%) Network Management
19 37 (15.95%) MPLS
20 36 (15.52%) 2G
21 35 (15.09%) LAN
21 35 (15.09%) Network Architecture
21 35 (15.09%) Cisco PIX
22 34 (14.66%) CCNP
22 34 (14.66%) CCNA
22 34 (14.66%) Huawei

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (3.02%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (1.72%) IIS
3 2 (0.86%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.86%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.88%) MS Office
3 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.86%) InDesign
4 2 (0.86%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 124 (53.45%) Firewall
2 67 (28.88%) VPN
3 54 (23.28%) LTE
4 53 (22.84%) Cisco ASA
5 45 (19.40%) BGP
6 44 (18.97%) OSPF
7 41 (17.67%) 3G
8 40 (17.24%) WAN
9 38 (16.38%) VoIP
9 38 (16.38%) Network Security
10 37 (15.95%) MPLS
11 36 (15.52%) 2G
12 35 (15.09%) Cisco PIX
12 35 (15.09%) LAN
13 29 (12.50%) BIG-IP
14 28 (12.07%) IPsec
14 28 (12.07%) 4G
15 25 (10.78%) Radio Access Network
16 24 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
17 23 (9.91%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.43%) Ingres
General
1 83 (35.78%) Telecoms
2 29 (12.50%) Finance
3 24 (10.34%) Back Office
4 5 (2.16%) Legal
5 3 (1.29%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.29%) Law
6 2 (0.86%) Automotive
7 1 (0.43%) Front Office
7 1 (0.43%) Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.43%) German Language
7 1 (0.43%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (18.53%) Network Engineer
2 31 (13.36%) Design Engineer
3 18 (7.76%) Analyst
4 17 (7.33%) IP Engineer
5 16 (6.90%) Transmission Engineer
6 14 (6.03%) Back Office Engineer
7 13 (5.60%) Architect
8 11 (4.74%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (4.74%) Security Engineer
9 10 (4.31%) RF Engineer
9 10 (4.31%) Consultant
9 10 (4.31%) RF Optimisation Engineer
10 9 (3.88%) Network Specialist
11 8 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
11 8 (3.45%) Firewall Engineer
11 8 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.02%) Network Consultant
12 7 (3.02%) Network Analyst
12 7 (3.02%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (3.02%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.62%) CSS
2 9 (3.88%) Middleware
3 2 (0.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.60%) User Experience
2 12 (5.17%) Visualisation
3 11 (4.74%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.16%) iPhone
5 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.72%) Statistics
6 4 (1.72%) iPad
6 4 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.29%) CESG
7 3 (1.29%) PMI
8 2 (0.86%) PKI
8 2 (0.86%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.86%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.43%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.43%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.91%) Windows
2 16 (6.90%) UNIX
3 13 (5.60%) Linux
4 9 (3.88%) Windows XP
5 6 (2.59%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.72%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.29%) Solaris
7 3 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.86%) Android
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.43%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.26%) Load Balancing
2 39 (16.81%) ITIL
3 37 (15.95%) Network Management
4 35 (15.09%) Network Architecture
5 19 (8.19%) Network Design
5 19 (8.19%) Network Monitoring
6 16 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 15 (6.47%) Project Management
8 13 (5.60%) Migration
9 11 (4.74%) Change Management
9 11 (4.74%) Validation
10 10 (4.31%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (4.31%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (4.31%) Capacity Management
11 9 (3.88%) Incident Management
12 8 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (3.02%) Kalman Filter
14 6 (2.59%) Mentoring
14 6 (2.59%) Change Control
15 5 (2.16%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.59%) C
2 5 (2.16%) SQL
3 3 (1.29%) VBScript
3 3 (1.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.86%) C++
4 2 (0.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 82 (35.34%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (14.66%) CCNP
2 34 (14.66%) CCNA
3 31 (13.36%) CCIE
4 22 (9.48%) Security Cleared
5 17 (7.33%) SC Cleared
5 17 (7.33%) CCDP
6 14 (6.03%) CCSE
7 13 (5.60%) CCSA
7 13 (5.60%) Degree
8 11 (4.74%) CISSP
8 11 (4.74%) CCSP
9 8 (3.45%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (2.16%) CCDA
10 5 (2.16%) CCVP
10 5 (2.16%) MOS
11 3 (1.29%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.29%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.29%) MCSE
11 3 (1.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.74%) SLA
2 8 (3.45%) QA
3 6 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (6.47%) Active Directory
1 15 (6.47%) ProxySG
2 7 (3.02%) ISA Server
3 3 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (5.17%) OPNET
2 6 (2.59%) NSN NetAct
3 5 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.72%) DameWare
4 4 (1.72%) OpenView
4 4 (1.72%) OVSD
4 4 (1.72%) SCOM
4 4 (1.72%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.29%) BladeLogic
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.29%) Control-M
5 3 (1.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.43%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 117 (50.43%) CheckPoint
2 114 (49.14%) Cisco
3 69 (29.74%) Juniper
4 48 (20.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 48 (20.69%) F5
5 43 (18.53%) Ericsson
6 39 (16.81%) Blue Coat
7 34 (14.66%) Huawei
8 25 (10.78%) Microsoft
9 24 (10.34%) Radware
9 24 (10.34%) Redback
10 21 (9.05%) SolarWinds
11 19 (8.19%) HP
12 17 (7.33%) Fortinet
13 16 (6.90%) Citrix
13 16 (6.90%) NEC
14 15 (6.47%) Riverbed
15 13 (5.60%) Nortel
15 13 (5.60%) BMC
16 10 (4.31%) Oracle
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