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 28 August 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nortel
Rank 544 517 487
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -30
Contract jobs citing Nortel 45 60 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.26% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 38 30
Average daily rate
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£465 £346 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.58% +6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £211 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £320 £363
% change year-on-year
+20.31% -11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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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
23413 22961 22201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.06% 45.63% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14134 13103 12594
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1002 1014 1025
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
London +34 25 £475 +27.94% 2
South West - 6 £275 -
South East -37 4 £260 +20.93% 2
West Midlands 0 2 £270 -15.62%
East of England -1 1 £330 +10.00%
Yorkshire -30 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £325 -
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UK

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 58 (65.91%) Cisco
2 49 (55.68%) Firewall
3 47 (53.41%) CheckPoint
4 40 (45.45%) Nokia
5 39 (44.32%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (44.32%) WAN
6 38 (43.18%) LAN
7 36 (40.91%) Avaya
8 33 (37.50%) Blue Coat
9 31 (35.23%) Wireless
10 29 (32.95%) Telecoms
11 28 (31.82%) VoIP
12 26 (29.55%) Data Centre
13 25 (28.41%) Juniper
13 25 (28.41%) BIG-IP
14 24 (27.27%) Linux
15 23 (26.14%) 3G
16 22 (25.00%) SAN
17 21 (23.86%) Symantec
17 21 (23.86%) OSPF
17 21 (23.86%) BGP
18 20 (22.73%) Ericsson
18 20 (22.73%) UNIX
19 19 (21.59%) Windows
19 19 (21.59%) Cisco Nexus
20 18 (20.45%) Huawei
20 18 (20.45%) Oracle
20 18 (20.45%) DNS
21 17 (19.32%) 2G
21 17 (19.32%) Network Design

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.95%) MS Office
3 5 (5.68%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (55.68%) Firewall
2 39 (44.32%) WAN
3 38 (43.18%) LAN
4 31 (35.23%) Wireless
5 28 (31.82%) VoIP
6 25 (28.41%) BIG-IP
7 23 (26.14%) 3G
8 22 (25.00%) SAN
9 21 (23.86%) OSPF
9 21 (23.86%) BGP
10 19 (21.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (20.45%) DNS
12 17 (19.32%) 2G
13 16 (18.18%) MPLS
14 15 (17.05%) VPN
15 13 (14.77%) DHCP
15 13 (14.77%) Ethernet
15 13 (14.77%) 4G
16 12 (13.64%) EIGRP
17 11 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (3.41%) MS Access
2 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.14%) MySQL
General
1 29 (32.95%) Telecoms
2 15 (17.05%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) German Language
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 21 (23.86%) Architect
3 17 (19.32%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (17.05%) Network Architect
5 11 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (9.09%) Field Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Communications Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Data Network Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Communications Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Avaya Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Designer
10 3 (3.41%) RAN Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Network Specialist
10 3 (3.41%) Telecoms Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Security Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) Middleware
2 5 (5.68%) 802.1X
3 3 (3.41%) .NET
4 2 (2.27%) Web Services
5 1 (1.14%) XML
5 1 (1.14%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.55%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.55%) IVR
4 3 (3.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) PMI
6 1 (1.14%) Replication
6 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.27%) Linux
2 20 (22.73%) UNIX
3 19 (21.59%) Windows
4 16 (18.18%) Solaris
5 14 (15.91%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Network Design
2 13 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (14.77%) Network Architecture
3 10 (11.36%) Performance Management
3 10 (11.36%) Configuration Management
4 9 (10.23%) Network Management
5 8 (9.09%) ITIL
6 7 (7.95%) ETL
7 6 (6.82%) TOGAF
7 6 (6.82%) Change Management
7 6 (6.82%) Migration
7 6 (6.82%) Change Control
8 4 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.55%) Project Management
9 3 (3.41%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.41%) Line Management
9 3 (3.41%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (3.41%) Security Hardening
9 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (5.68%) Perl
3 4 (4.55%) VBScript
4 3 (3.41%) C#
4 3 (3.41%) C++
4 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.41%) Python
4 3 (3.41%) Tcl
4 3 (3.41%) MapBasic
4 3 (3.41%) Ruby
5 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.14%) C
5 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (44.32%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (18.18%) CCNP
3 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.95%) CCDA
6 6 (6.82%) CCNA
6 6 (6.82%) CCSA
7 4 (4.55%) Degree
7 4 (4.55%) CCDP
7 4 (4.55%) CCIE
8 3 (3.41%) CCIP
9 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.27%) MBA
10 1 (1.14%) CCSE
10 1 (1.14%) MCP
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 17 (19.32%) ProxySG
2 3 (3.41%) vSphere
3 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.27%) XenApp
4 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (15.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (15.91%) Control-M
1 14 (15.91%) BladeLogic
2 6 (6.82%) NetCrunch
2 6 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (4.55%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.41%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (1.14%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 58 (65.91%) Cisco
2 47 (53.41%) CheckPoint
3 40 (45.45%) Nokia
4 36 (40.91%) Avaya
5 33 (37.50%) Blue Coat
6 25 (28.41%) Juniper
7 21 (23.86%) Symantec
8 20 (22.73%) Ericsson
9 18 (20.45%) Oracle
9 18 (20.45%) Huawei
10 15 (17.05%) F5
11 14 (15.91%) CA
12 11 (12.50%) SolarWinds
13 8 (9.09%) NEC
14 7 (7.95%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 6 (6.82%) SonicWALL
15 6 (6.82%) HP
15 6 (6.82%) Dell
16 5 (5.68%) McAfee
16 5 (5.68%) Polycom