The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nortel 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 Nortel over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 510 467 441
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -26
Contract jobs citing Nortel 79 92 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.42% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 27
Average daily rate
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£360 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £242 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £266
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £13.39 £27.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.30% +71.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.89 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-31.30% +71.87%
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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
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
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 £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Nortel
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in England

Nortel
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in England

Nortel
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nortel across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Nortel Daily Rate Histogram in England

Nortel
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Nortel Hourly Rate Trend in England

Nortel
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 Nortel within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
London +12 25 £400 -5.88% 2
North West -9 22 £340 -15.00% 1
South East -12 20 £315 +16.66% 5
Yorkshire -5 5 £345 -
East Midlands +5 4 £335 -
East of England -19 2 - - 1
South West -30 1 - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
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Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Nortel 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 Nortel.

1 100 (65.79%) Cisco
2 72 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (38.16%) Firewall
4 56 (36.84%) CCNP
5 55 (36.18%) Avaya
6 54 (35.53%) CCNA
7 48 (31.58%) CheckPoint
8 47 (30.92%) Wireless
9 43 (28.29%) WAN
10 38 (25.00%) LAN
11 36 (23.68%) Juniper
12 32 (21.05%) ITIL
13 29 (19.08%) UNIX
13 29 (19.08%) Microsoft
14 28 (18.42%) CCIE
14 28 (18.42%) SAN
15 27 (17.76%) HP
15 27 (17.76%) Telecoms
16 26 (17.11%) Linux
17 25 (16.45%) MPLS
17 25 (16.45%) Degree
18 23 (15.13%) Blue Coat
18 23 (15.13%) F5
19 22 (14.47%) OSPF
19 22 (14.47%) Ericsson
20 21 (13.82%) BGP
20 21 (13.82%) MS Excel
20 21 (13.82%) Change Control
20 21 (13.82%) Cisco Nexus
20 21 (13.82%) Cisco ASA

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Nortel 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 Nortel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.26%) Lync
2 5 (3.29%) NetWeaver
2 5 (3.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.97%) Live Communications Server
3 3 (1.97%) IIS
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.32%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.66%) GroupWise
Applications
1 21 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.84%) MS Office
3 11 (7.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 58 (38.16%) Firewall
2 47 (30.92%) Wireless
3 43 (28.29%) WAN
4 38 (25.00%) LAN
5 28 (18.42%) SAN
6 25 (16.45%) MPLS
7 22 (14.47%) OSPF
8 21 (13.82%) BGP
8 21 (13.82%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (13.82%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (13.16%) NAS
9 20 (13.16%) BIG-IP
10 18 (11.84%) 3G
11 17 (11.18%) Radio Access Network
11 17 (11.18%) 2G
12 15 (9.87%) Nortel Contivity
12 15 (9.87%) EIGRP
12 15 (9.87%) Ethernet
12 15 (9.87%) LTE
13 14 (9.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (5.92%) MySQL
3 5 (3.29%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.29%) DB2
3 5 (3.29%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (17.76%) Telecoms
2 19 (12.50%) Finance
3 9 (5.92%) Banking
4 5 (3.29%) Back Office
5 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.32%) Advertising
5 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Front Office
6 1 (0.66%) Billing
6 1 (0.66%) German Language
6 1 (0.66%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 46 (30.26%) Network Engineer
2 15 (9.87%) Analyst
3 10 (6.58%) Developer
4 9 (5.92%) Project Leader
4 9 (5.92%) Technical Project Leader
5 8 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 8 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 8 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (4.61%) Network Analyst
6 7 (4.61%) NOC Engineer
6 7 (4.61%) Architect
6 7 (4.61%) IP Engineer
6 7 (4.61%) Voice Engineer
7 6 (3.95%) Data Network Engineer
7 6 (3.95%) Field Engineer
7 6 (3.95%) Telephony Engineer
8 5 (3.29%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (3.29%) Consultant
8 5 (3.29%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.26%) XML
2 7 (4.61%) WAP
3 5 (3.29%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (1.97%) SAP Basis
4 3 (1.97%) Middleware
5 2 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.61%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.95%) Life Science
3 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.29%) IVR
4 5 (3.29%) Streaming Media
4 5 (3.29%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.97%) PKI
5 3 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.32%) FMCG
6 2 (1.32%) e-Health
6 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.32%) Handset
7 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.08%) UNIX
2 26 (17.11%) Linux
3 20 (13.16%) Windows
4 5 (3.29%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.63%) Solaris
6 3 (1.97%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.97%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.05%) ITIL
2 21 (13.82%) Change Control
3 18 (11.84%) Migration
4 17 (11.18%) Load Balancing
5 14 (9.21%) Fault Management
6 10 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (6.58%) ETL
6 10 (6.58%) Configuration Management
6 10 (6.58%) WFM
7 9 (5.92%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (5.92%) Network Management
8 8 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 8 (5.26%) Performance Management
9 7 (4.61%) Validation
9 7 (4.61%) Change Management
9 7 (4.61%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.95%) Time Management
10 6 (3.95%) Low Latency
10 6 (3.95%) Network Design
10 6 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.89%) SQL
2 11 (7.24%) Perl
3 8 (5.26%) C#
3 8 (5.26%) C++
4 6 (3.95%) Java
5 1 (0.66%) Python
Qualifications
1 72 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (36.84%) CCNP
3 54 (35.53%) CCNA
4 28 (18.42%) CCIE
5 25 (16.45%) Degree
6 18 (11.84%) Security Cleared
7 17 (11.18%) SC Cleared
8 12 (7.89%) CCIP
9 7 (4.61%) CCSA
9 7 (4.61%) CCSE
9 7 (4.61%) CCSP
10 3 (1.97%) CCVP
10 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.32%) MCTS
11 2 (1.32%) MCITP
12 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.66%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.66%) MCSE
12 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.21%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (11.84%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.18%) ProxySG
3 15 (9.87%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (3.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (5.26%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (4.61%) Netcool
2 7 (4.61%) OpenView
3 4 (2.63%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.63%) Control-M
3 4 (2.63%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.66%) SCOM
4 1 (0.66%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 100 (65.79%) Cisco
2 55 (36.18%) Avaya
3 48 (31.58%) CheckPoint
4 36 (23.68%) Juniper
5 29 (19.08%) Microsoft
6 27 (17.76%) HP
7 23 (15.13%) Blue Coat
7 23 (15.13%) F5
8 22 (14.47%) Ericsson
9 20 (13.16%) Huawei
10 19 (12.50%) Oracle
11 18 (11.84%) VMware
12 17 (11.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 13 (8.55%) Nokia
14 10 (6.58%) SolarWinds
15 9 (5.92%) BT
15 9 (5.92%) Verint
16 7 (4.61%) Greenplum
16 7 (4.61%) Crossbeam
16 7 (4.61%) CA
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