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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nortel
Rank 514 458 460
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +2
Contract jobs citing Nortel 43 81 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 16
Average daily rate
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£320 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £233 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £270
% change year-on-year
- +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -44.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- -44.06%
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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
21330 20067 18887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.93% 45.63% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12693 11425 10135
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 897 1222
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
South East -7 21 £300 -2.04% 3
London -15 11 £200 -51.51% 1
North West -18 3 - -
East Midlands - 2 £320 -
East of England -1 1 - -
South West -23 1 £268 +15.05% 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
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Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 93 (65.96%) Cisco
2 65 (46.10%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (36.88%) Firewall
4 50 (35.46%) Avaya
5 49 (34.75%) CCNP
6 48 (34.04%) CheckPoint
7 46 (32.62%) CCNA
8 45 (31.91%) Wireless
9 39 (27.66%) WAN
10 33 (23.40%) LAN
11 32 (22.70%) ITIL
12 29 (20.57%) Ericsson
13 28 (19.86%) CCIE
14 27 (19.15%) 3G
15 26 (18.44%) Telecoms
16 25 (17.73%) 2G
16 25 (17.73%) Juniper
16 25 (17.73%) Oracle
17 24 (17.02%) UNIX
18 23 (16.31%) Nokia
18 23 (16.31%) SAN
18 23 (16.31%) OSPF
18 23 (16.31%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
18 23 (16.31%) Radio Access Network
19 22 (15.60%) BGP
19 22 (15.60%) MPLS
19 22 (15.60%) Blue Coat
20 21 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus
20 21 (14.89%) F5
20 21 (14.89%) Change Control

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (4.96%) Lync
2 5 (3.55%) NetWeaver
2 5 (3.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.13%) IIS
3 3 (2.13%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (1.42%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.71%) GroupWise
Applications
1 16 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.93%) MS Office
3 7 (4.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (3.55%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 52 (36.88%) Firewall
2 45 (31.91%) Wireless
3 39 (27.66%) WAN
4 33 (23.40%) LAN
5 27 (19.15%) 3G
6 25 (17.73%) 2G
7 23 (16.31%) SAN
7 23 (16.31%) OSPF
7 23 (16.31%) Radio Access Network
8 22 (15.60%) BGP
8 22 (15.60%) MPLS
9 21 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (14.89%) LTE
10 20 (14.18%) NAS
11 19 (13.48%) BIG-IP
12 16 (11.35%) EIGRP
13 15 (10.64%) Nortel Contivity
14 14 (9.93%) VPN
15 13 (9.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.96%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.55%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.55%) MySQL
3 5 (3.55%) DB2
3 5 (3.55%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.42%) MS Access
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 26 (18.44%) Telecoms
2 19 (13.48%) Finance
3 9 (6.38%) Banking
4 4 (2.84%) Back Office
4 4 (2.84%) Electronics
5 2 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) German Language
6 1 (0.71%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.71%) Front Office
6 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (31.21%) Network Engineer
2 14 (9.93%) Analyst
3 11 (7.80%) RAN Engineer
4 9 (6.38%) Project Leader
4 9 (6.38%) Technical Project Leader
5 8 (5.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (5.67%) Field Engineer
5 8 (5.67%) Support Engineer
6 7 (4.96%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (4.96%) Architect
6 7 (4.96%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (4.96%) Security Engineer
7 6 (4.26%) Network Analyst
7 6 (4.26%) Telephony Engineer
7 6 (4.26%) Developer
7 6 (4.26%) Configuration Engineer
7 6 (4.26%) RAN Configuration Engineer
8 5 (3.55%) Network Operations Engineer
8 5 (3.55%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (3.55%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) WAP
2 4 (2.84%) XML
3 3 (2.13%) Middleware
3 3 (2.13%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.42%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (1.42%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.26%) Life Science
2 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.55%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.55%) Streaming Media
3 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.84%) IVR
5 3 (2.13%) PKI
5 3 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.42%) e-Health
6 2 (1.42%) FMCG
7 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.71%) NHS
7 1 (0.71%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.02%) UNIX
2 20 (14.18%) Linux
3 19 (13.48%) Windows
4 5 (3.55%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.84%) Solaris
5 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.70%) ITIL
2 21 (14.89%) Change Control
3 18 (12.77%) Migration
4 17 (12.06%) Load Balancing
5 12 (8.51%) Fault Management
6 11 (7.80%) Network Planning
7 8 (5.67%) WFM
7 8 (5.67%) ETL
7 8 (5.67%) Network Management
8 7 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (4.96%) Configuration Management
8 7 (4.96%) Change Management
9 6 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.26%) Time Management
9 6 (4.26%) Performance Management
9 6 (4.26%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (4.26%) Network Design
9 6 (4.26%) Low Latency
10 5 (3.55%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.77%) SQL
2 17 (12.06%) Perl
3 6 (4.26%) C#
3 6 (4.26%) C++
4 4 (2.84%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (46.10%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (34.75%) CCNP
3 46 (32.62%) CCNA
4 28 (19.86%) CCIE
5 20 (14.18%) Degree
6 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
6 10 (7.09%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.96%) CCIP
8 6 (4.26%) CCSE
8 6 (4.26%) CCSA
8 6 (4.26%) CCSP
9 4 (2.84%) HNC
9 4 (2.84%) HND
10 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.13%) CCVP
11 2 (1.42%) MCTS
11 2 (1.42%) MCITP
11 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.71%) MCSE
12 1 (0.71%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.51%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (10.64%) ProxySG
1 15 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (9.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (7.09%) NSN NetAct
2 8 (5.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (5.67%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (4.26%) OpenView
3 6 (4.26%) Netcool
4 4 (2.84%) BladeLogic
4 4 (2.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (2.84%) Control-M
4 4 (2.84%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.71%) NetCrunch
5 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 93 (65.96%) Cisco
2 50 (35.46%) Avaya
3 48 (34.04%) CheckPoint
4 29 (20.57%) Ericsson
5 25 (17.73%) Juniper
5 25 (17.73%) Oracle
6 23 (16.31%) Nokia
6 23 (16.31%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 22 (15.60%) Blue Coat
8 21 (14.89%) F5
9 20 (14.18%) HP
9 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
10 17 (12.06%) Huawei
11 16 (11.35%) VMware
12 10 (7.09%) SolarWinds
13 8 (5.67%) BT
14 7 (4.96%) Verint
14 7 (4.96%) CA
15 6 (4.26%) Crossbeam
15 6 (4.26%) Radware