The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 485 465 308
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -157
Contract jobs citing Nokia 79 83 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.18% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.38% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 92
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £338 £295
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +14.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £25.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £28.00
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22413 21771 24524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.39% 46.85% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12736 12141 12866
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1018 1120 1281
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Nokia
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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 July 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 July 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 -9 40 £404 +7.66% 10
London +6 19 £400 -0.31% 5
East of England -17 5 £118 - 1
South West -26 5 - -
North West - 4 £400 - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 75 (48.08%) Firewall
2 69 (44.23%) Cisco
3 68 (43.59%) Telecoms
4 61 (39.10%) CheckPoint
5 47 (30.13%) 3G
6 41 (26.28%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (26.28%) VPN
7 39 (25.00%) LTE
8 37 (23.72%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 37 (23.72%) Ericsson
9 33 (21.15%) Juniper
10 31 (19.87%) Huawei
10 31 (19.87%) Load Balancing
11 28 (17.95%) MPLS
11 28 (17.95%) OSPF
11 28 (17.95%) 2G
11 28 (17.95%) Blue Coat
12 26 (16.67%) VoIP
12 26 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (16.67%) F5
12 26 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
13 25 (16.03%) LAN
13 25 (16.03%) BGP
14 24 (15.38%) WAN
14 24 (15.38%) Network Security
15 23 (14.74%) Finance
15 23 (14.74%) Windows
15 23 (14.74%) CCIE
16 21 (13.46%) ATM
17 20 (12.82%) Ethernet

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (4.49%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) Apache
3 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.64%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.41%) MS Office
3 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.28%) InDesign
3 2 (1.28%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 75 (48.08%) Firewall
2 47 (30.13%) 3G
3 41 (26.28%) VPN
4 39 (25.00%) LTE
5 28 (17.95%) MPLS
5 28 (17.95%) OSPF
5 28 (17.95%) 2G
6 26 (16.67%) VoIP
6 26 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
7 25 (16.03%) LAN
7 25 (16.03%) BGP
8 24 (15.38%) WAN
8 24 (15.38%) Network Security
9 21 (13.46%) ATM
10 20 (12.82%) Ethernet
10 20 (12.82%) IPsec
11 19 (12.18%) SSL
11 19 (12.18%) Cisco PIX
12 13 (8.33%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.64%) MySQL
4 1 (0.64%) DB2
4 1 (0.64%) Ingres
4 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.64%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) JUnit
1 1 (0.64%) JMeter
1 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 68 (43.59%) Telecoms
2 23 (14.74%) Finance
3 9 (5.77%) Back Office
4 2 (1.28%) Law
4 2 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (0.64%) Billing
5 1 (0.64%) Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Automotive
5 1 (0.64%) Front Office
5 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.64%) German Language
5 1 (0.64%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (15.38%) Design Engineer
2 20 (12.82%) Network Engineer
3 15 (9.62%) Consultant
4 11 (7.05%) Network Consultant
4 11 (7.05%) IP Engineer
5 10 (6.41%) Transmission Engineer
5 10 (6.41%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 10 (6.41%) Databuild Engineer
5 10 (6.41%) Field Engineer
6 7 (4.49%) Architect
6 7 (4.49%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (3.85%) RAN Engineer
7 6 (3.85%) Analyst
7 6 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (3.85%) Security Engineer
8 5 (3.21%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (3.21%) Project Engineer
8 5 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.21%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.56%) .NET
1 4 (2.56%) Middleware
2 2 (1.28%) CSS
3 1 (0.64%) SOAP
3 1 (0.64%) CORBA
3 1 (0.64%) Xerces
3 1 (0.64%) Xalan
3 1 (0.64%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.64%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.49%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.85%) Statistics
3 4 (2.56%) PKI
4 3 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.28%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.28%) PMI
6 1 (0.64%) NHS
6 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.64%) e-Health
6 1 (0.64%) IVR
6 1 (0.64%) Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) Replication
6 1 (0.64%) AVVID
6 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.64%) iPhone
6 1 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.74%) Windows
2 15 (9.62%) UNIX
3 12 (7.69%) Linux
4 10 (6.41%) Windows XP
5 6 (3.85%) Windows 2000
6 5 (3.21%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.92%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.28%) Android
8 2 (1.28%) Solaris
9 1 (0.64%) AIX
9 1 (0.64%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.64%) VMS
9 1 (0.64%) SUSE
9 1 (0.64%) Debian
9 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.64%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.87%) Load Balancing
2 19 (12.18%) Service Delivery
2 19 (12.18%) Network Management
3 15 (9.62%) Project Management
3 15 (9.62%) Network Architecture
4 13 (8.33%) Network Design
5 11 (7.05%) Network Planning
6 9 (5.77%) ITIL
6 9 (5.77%) Migration
7 8 (5.13%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (5.13%) Validation
8 7 (4.49%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (3.85%) Change Management
9 6 (3.85%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (2.56%) Workflow
10 4 (2.56%) Identity Management
10 4 (2.56%) Data Security
10 4 (2.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.49%) C
1 7 (4.49%) SQL
2 5 (3.21%) C++
2 5 (3.21%) Java
3 1 (0.64%) Lisp
3 1 (0.64%) Python
3 1 (0.64%) Perl
3 1 (0.64%) PHP
3 1 (0.64%) VBScript
3 1 (0.64%) C#
3 1 (0.64%) Ruby
3 1 (0.64%) Korn
3 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.64%) C-shell
3 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (26.28%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (14.74%) CCIE
3 17 (10.90%) CCNP
4 14 (8.97%) Degree
4 14 (8.97%) CISSP
5 13 (8.33%) CCNA
6 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 11 (7.05%) CCDP
7 11 (7.05%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.49%) CCSP
9 6 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (2.56%) MOS
11 3 (1.92%) CCDA
11 3 (1.92%) CCSE
11 3 (1.92%) CCSA
12 2 (1.28%) CCVP
12 2 (1.28%) MCSE
12 2 (1.28%) MCSA
12 2 (1.28%) MCP
12 2 (1.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) SLA
2 5 (3.21%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.92%) QA
4 2 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (8.97%) ProxySG
2 12 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.49%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.64%) Snort
5 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.64%) Squid
5 1 (0.64%) Xen
5 1 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.64%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.64%) qmail
5 1 (0.64%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (7.05%) NSN NetAct
2 6 (3.85%) DameWare
2 6 (3.85%) OVSD
2 6 (3.85%) OpenView
3 4 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.28%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.64%) Nessus
5 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.64%) SCOM
5 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.64%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 69 (44.23%) Cisco
2 61 (39.10%) CheckPoint
3 37 (23.72%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 37 (23.72%) Ericsson
4 33 (21.15%) Juniper
5 31 (19.87%) Huawei
6 28 (17.95%) Blue Coat
7 26 (16.67%) F5
8 19 (12.18%) Nortel
9 17 (10.90%) Microsoft
9 17 (10.90%) Redback
10 16 (10.26%) Radware
11 13 (8.33%) HP
12 11 (7.05%) Citrix
12 11 (7.05%) NEC
13 8 (5.13%) BT
13 8 (5.13%) IBM
14 7 (4.49%) Siemens
15 6 (3.85%) Fortinet
15 6 (3.85%) Clearswift
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