The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 467 448 430
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Contract jobs citing Nortel 90 74 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.37% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 47
Average daily rate £275 £294 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £133 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 £283 £305
% change year-on-year
-5.30% -7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +7.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23572 20174 25406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.90% 46.72% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13513 11085 13351
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
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 1038 1111 1254
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.42% -3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Nortel
UK

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -15 33 £289 +12.13% 4
London -30 21 £413 +17.85% 13
South West -9 16 £250 +29.53% 1
North West -9 14 £300 -16.66%
West Midlands -17 4 £300 +14.28%
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 77 (42.54%) Cisco
2 75 (41.44%) Telecoms
3 70 (38.67%) Avaya
4 53 (29.28%) Nokia
4 53 (29.28%) 3G
5 48 (26.52%) Ericsson
5 48 (26.52%) 2G
6 46 (25.41%) Windows
7 45 (24.86%) WAN
8 44 (24.31%) DWDM
9 42 (23.20%) LAN
10 40 (22.10%) ATM
11 38 (20.99%) NEC
12 37 (20.44%) Firewall
13 34 (18.78%) Cisco Certification
13 34 (18.78%) VPN
14 33 (18.23%) ETL
14 33 (18.23%) ITIL
15 31 (17.13%) CheckPoint
15 31 (17.13%) Huawei
15 31 (17.13%) Security Cleared
16 30 (16.57%) Ethernet
17 29 (16.02%) SC Cleared
18 28 (15.47%) BT
19 26 (14.36%) Wireless
19 26 (14.36%) Nortel Meridian
19 26 (14.36%) RNC
20 25 (13.81%) VoIP
20 25 (13.81%) Active Directory
21 23 (12.71%) TCP/IP

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (7.18%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.97%) Lync
3 8 (4.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (4.42%) CMS
4 6 (3.31%) Live Communications Server
4 6 (3.31%) IIS
5 4 (2.21%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 22 (12.15%) MS Office
2 20 (11.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.31%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.21%) assyst
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 53 (29.28%) 3G
2 48 (26.52%) 2G
3 45 (24.86%) WAN
4 44 (24.31%) DWDM
5 42 (23.20%) LAN
6 40 (22.10%) ATM
7 37 (20.44%) Firewall
8 34 (18.78%) VPN
9 30 (16.57%) Ethernet
10 26 (14.36%) Wireless
10 26 (14.36%) RNC
10 26 (14.36%) Nortel Meridian
11 25 (13.81%) VoIP
12 23 (12.71%) TCP/IP
12 23 (12.71%) Network Security
12 23 (12.71%) Radio Access Network
13 22 (12.15%) OSPF
14 21 (11.60%) BGP
15 20 (11.05%) MPLS
16 18 (9.94%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.52%) MS Access
2 6 (3.31%) MySQL
2 6 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.21%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.21%) Ingres
4 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (2.21%) MSI
General
1 75 (41.44%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.08%) Finance
3 6 (3.31%) Local Government
4 5 (2.76%) Banking
5 3 (1.66%) Front Office
6 2 (1.10%) Advertising
6 2 (1.10%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.10%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.10%) Military
7 1 (0.55%) Billing
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
7 1 (0.55%) Publishing
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (19.89%) Analyst
2 34 (18.78%) Field Engineer
3 33 (18.23%) Network Engineer
4 13 (7.18%) Consultant
4 13 (7.18%) Support Analyst
4 13 (7.18%) Architect
4 13 (7.18%) Design Engineer
5 12 (6.63%) Voice Analyst
6 11 (6.08%) Network Analyst
6 11 (6.08%) Desktop Support
7 10 (5.52%) RAN Engineer
8 9 (4.97%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 9 (4.97%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (4.97%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (4.42%) Test Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) Network Design Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.87%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.31%) .NET
1 6 (3.31%) XML
2 5 (2.76%) J2EE
3 3 (1.66%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.55%) HTML
4 1 (0.55%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.97%) Blackberry
2 7 (3.87%) PKI
3 5 (2.76%) e-Health
3 5 (2.76%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (2.76%) Handset
4 1 (0.55%) IVR
4 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.55%) Firmware
4 1 (0.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.41%) Windows
2 18 (9.94%) Windows 7
3 12 (6.63%) UNIX
4 7 (3.87%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) Solaris
6 1 (0.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.23%) ITIL
1 33 (18.23%) ETL
2 17 (9.39%) Service Management
3 13 (7.18%) Network Design
4 10 (5.52%) Project Management
4 10 (5.52%) Network Management
5 9 (4.97%) Service Delivery
6 8 (4.42%) Risk Management
6 8 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (4.42%) Test Strategy
7 7 (3.87%) Problem Management
7 7 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (3.87%) Information Security
8 6 (3.31%) Incident Management
8 6 (3.31%) Network Planning
8 6 (3.31%) Load Balancing
8 6 (3.31%) Network Load Balancing
8 6 (3.31%) ERP
8 6 (3.31%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (2.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.73%) SQL
2 8 (4.42%) VB
2 8 (4.42%) Perl
3 6 (3.31%) C#
3 6 (3.31%) Java
4 5 (2.76%) C++
5 3 (1.66%) C
6 1 (0.55%) Python
6 1 (0.55%) Ruby
6 1 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (18.78%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (17.13%) Security Cleared
3 29 (16.02%) SC Cleared
4 20 (11.05%) CCNA
5 17 (9.39%) CCNP
6 10 (5.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (5.52%) Degree
7 6 (3.31%) MCTS
7 6 (3.31%) MCITP
8 5 (2.76%) CCDP
8 5 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.21%) MCP
10 3 (1.66%) CCIE
11 2 (1.10%) CCIP
11 2 (1.10%) CCDA
12 1 (0.55%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.18%) SLA
2 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.66%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (13.81%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.76%) ProxySG
4 4 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.10%) UAG
6 1 (0.55%) vSphere
6 1 (0.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.31%) Netcool
2 5 (2.76%) SCCM
3 4 (2.21%) NSN NetAct
3 4 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.66%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.55%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (42.54%) Cisco
2 70 (38.67%) Avaya
3 53 (29.28%) Nokia
4 48 (26.52%) Ericsson
5 38 (20.99%) NEC
6 31 (17.13%) CheckPoint
6 31 (17.13%) Huawei
7 28 (15.47%) BT
8 21 (11.60%) Microsoft
9 19 (10.50%) Oracle
10 16 (8.84%) Juniper
10 16 (8.84%) Blue Coat
11 14 (7.73%) VMware
11 14 (7.73%) McAfee
12 12 (6.63%) Mitel
12 12 (6.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 10 (5.52%) F5
13 10 (5.52%) Lotus
14 9 (4.97%) Citrix
14 9 (4.97%) NetScout
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