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 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia
Rank 530 492 513
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +21
Contract jobs citing Nokia 92 126 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.54% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 22
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £508 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £329
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +10.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.50
Nokia
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
22472 23361 22437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.85% 45.36% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14022 13563 12946
Average daily rate £413 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1022 1013
Average hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 43 £313 -18.83% 1
London -31 14 £450 - 1
South West +9 12 £350 -2.77% 1
West Midlands -10 10 £375 -16.66%
North West -5 8 £330 -34.00%
East Midlands +6 2 £338 -15.62%
East of England +9 1 £350 +169.23% 2
North East - 1 £275 -
Nokia
UK

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 84 (43.08%) Telecoms
2 76 (38.97%) Cisco
3 74 (37.95%) Huawei
4 71 (36.41%) CheckPoint
4 71 (36.41%) 3G
5 68 (34.87%) Ericsson
6 57 (29.23%) Firewall
7 49 (25.13%) 4G
7 49 (25.13%) Data Centre
8 44 (22.56%) SLA
9 42 (21.54%) BT
10 40 (20.51%) Wireless
11 39 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
12 38 (19.49%) Nokia Networks
12 38 (19.49%) 2G
12 38 (19.49%) Finance
12 38 (19.49%) Service Delivery
13 36 (18.46%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 36 (18.46%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (17.95%) LTE
15 32 (16.41%) Cisco Certification
16 31 (15.90%) ITIL
17 30 (15.38%) VPN
17 30 (15.38%) Juniper
18 29 (14.87%) Siemens
18 29 (14.87%) LAN
18 29 (14.87%) WAN
19 28 (14.36%) CCNP
19 28 (14.36%) F5
19 28 (14.36%) Arqiva

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (2.05%) JBoss
1 4 (2.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (2.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.51%) IIS
3 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.51%) MTS
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.64%) MS Office
3 6 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.51%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (36.41%) 3G
2 57 (29.23%) Firewall
3 49 (25.13%) 4G
4 40 (20.51%) Wireless
5 39 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
6 38 (19.49%) 2G
7 36 (18.46%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (17.95%) LTE
9 30 (15.38%) VPN
10 29 (14.87%) LAN
10 29 (14.87%) WAN
11 24 (12.31%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (12.31%) Network Security
12 17 (8.72%) UMTS
13 16 (8.21%) BGP
13 16 (8.21%) Diameter Protocol
14 15 (7.69%) OSPF
15 14 (7.18%) GSM
16 13 (6.67%) LDAP
16 13 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (2.05%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.03%) MS Access
3 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.51%) Big Data
4 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.03%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) Selenium
2 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 84 (43.08%) Telecoms
2 38 (19.49%) Finance
3 22 (11.28%) Back Office
4 6 (3.08%) Front Office
5 5 (2.56%) Billing
6 2 (1.03%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) French Language
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (17.95%) Network Engineer
2 31 (15.90%) Analyst
3 22 (11.28%) Network Analyst
4 16 (8.21%) Network Security Analyst
4 16 (8.21%) Security Analyst
5 15 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
5 15 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 14 (7.18%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 14 (7.18%) Firewall Analyst
7 13 (6.67%) Check Point Analyst
7 13 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.15%) Back Office Engineer
8 12 (6.15%) Cisco Engineer
8 12 (6.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 12 (6.15%) RAN Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) Transmission Engineer
10 8 (4.10%) 3G Engineer
10 8 (4.10%) Mobile Engineer
10 8 (4.10%) Network Support
10 8 (4.10%) OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.67%) SPML
2 10 (5.13%) SOAP
3 4 (2.05%) CSS
3 4 (2.05%) Middleware
3 4 (2.05%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.54%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.03%) XML
6 1 (0.51%) COM
6 1 (0.51%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.13%) Data Centre
2 23 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.64%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.59%) PMI
5 5 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.54%) Handset
6 3 (1.54%) Statistics
7 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.03%) User Experience
8 1 (0.51%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.51%) Clustering
8 1 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.51%) iPhone
8 1 (0.51%) IPTV
8 1 (0.51%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) STB
8 1 (0.51%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.51%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.18%) Windows
2 13 (6.67%) Unix
3 12 (6.15%) Linux
4 7 (3.59%) Solaris
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.51%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.51%) VMS
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.49%) Service Delivery
2 31 (15.90%) ITIL
3 26 (13.33%) Project Management
4 23 (11.79%) Network Design
5 20 (10.26%) Demand Management
6 17 (8.72%) Change Management
7 15 (7.69%) High Availability
8 12 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (5.64%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (4.62%) Integration Testing
10 9 (4.62%) PRINCE2
10 9 (4.62%) Service Management
11 8 (4.10%) Network Management
11 8 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (3.59%) Change Control
12 7 (3.59%) PRINCE
13 6 (3.08%) Migration
13 6 (3.08%) Network Architecture
13 6 (3.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.08%) C
1 6 (3.08%) SQL
1 6 (3.08%) VBA
2 2 (1.03%) Python
2 2 (1.03%) Ruby
3 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.51%) Java
3 1 (0.51%) Korn
3 1 (0.51%) MapBasic
3 1 (0.51%) Perl
3 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.51%) VB
3 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (16.41%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (14.36%) CCNP
3 20 (10.26%) Degree
4 19 (9.74%) Security Cleared
5 17 (8.72%) HNC
6 16 (8.21%) SC Cleared
7 15 (7.69%) CCNA
8 14 (7.18%) CCDP
9 13 (6.67%) HND
10 10 (5.13%) CCIE
11 9 (4.62%) PMI Certification
12 8 (4.10%) CCSA
12 8 (4.10%) CCSE
13 4 (2.05%) CCDA
13 4 (2.05%) CCVP
14 3 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (1.03%) MCSE
15 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (22.56%) SLA
2 2 (1.03%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.59%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.03%) vSphere
5 1 (0.51%) Firmware
5 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.51%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.51%) Snort
5 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (8.72%) NSN NetAct
2 11 (5.64%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.05%) BladeLogic
4 4 (2.05%) Control-M
4 4 (2.05%) MIMEsweeper
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (2.05%) SCCM
5 3 (1.54%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.54%) MOM
6 2 (1.03%) Amdocs OSS
6 2 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.51%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 76 (38.97%) Cisco
2 74 (37.95%) Huawei
3 71 (36.41%) CheckPoint
4 68 (34.87%) Ericsson
5 42 (21.54%) BT
6 38 (19.49%) Nokia Networks
7 36 (18.46%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 30 (15.38%) Juniper
9 29 (14.87%) Siemens
10 28 (14.36%) Arqiva
10 28 (14.36%) F5
11 27 (13.85%) Virgin Media
12 22 (11.28%) ZTE
13 19 (9.74%) NetCracker
13 19 (9.74%) Telindus
14 16 (8.21%) Microsoft
15 11 (5.64%) Remedy
16 10 (5.13%) Blue Coat
16 10 (5.13%) Fortinet
16 10 (5.13%) VMware