The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia Solutions and Networks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia Solutions and Networks over the 3 months to 13 February 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 Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) formerly Nokia Siemens Networks.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Rank 17 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 7 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.14% 6.47% 5.81%
As % of the Vendors category 10.77% 13.83% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Average daily rate - £248 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £257 £290 £260
% change year-on-year
-11.37% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 94 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 57.02% 46.77% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 58 54
Average daily rate £425 £293 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.29% -12.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £13.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Nokia Solutions and Networks Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks across the Guildford region.

Nokia Solutions and Networks Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 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 Solutions and Networks.

1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (90.91%) Huawei
2 10 (90.91%) Ericsson
2 10 (90.91%) 3G
2 10 (90.91%) BT
3 7 (63.64%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 7 (63.64%) Nokia
3 7 (63.64%) Siemens
3 7 (63.64%) 2G
4 6 (54.55%) Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) NetCracker
4 6 (54.55%) LTE
4 6 (54.55%) ZTE
4 6 (54.55%) Project Management
5 5 (45.45%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (36.36%) NEC
6 4 (36.36%) ATM
6 4 (36.36%) SLA
7 3 (27.27%) 4G
7 3 (27.27%) MPLS
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) SDH
7 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
8 2 (18.18%) Line Management
8 2 (18.18%) SAP
8 2 (18.18%) HNC
8 2 (18.18%) HND
8 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Back Office
8 2 (18.18%) RNC

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 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 Solutions and Networks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) 3G
2 7 (63.64%) 2G
3 6 (54.55%) LTE
3 6 (54.55%) Wireless
4 5 (45.45%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (36.36%) ATM
6 3 (27.27%) 4G
6 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
6 3 (27.27%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) SDH
7 2 (18.18%) RNC
8 1 (9.09%) DWDM
8 1 (9.09%) GSM
8 1 (9.09%) UMTS
8 1 (9.09%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) Billing
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Transmission Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Back Office Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Databuild Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IP Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) OSS Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Demand Management
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Network Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Quote-to-Cash
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) HNC
1 2 (18.18%) HND
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) BT
1 10 (90.91%) Ericsson
1 10 (90.91%) Huawei
2 7 (63.64%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 7 (63.64%) Nokia
2 7 (63.64%) Siemens
3 6 (54.55%) NetCracker
3 6 (54.55%) ZTE
4 4 (36.36%) NEC
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
6 1 (9.09%) Mapinfo
6 1 (9.09%) Nortel