The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia 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 over the 3 months to 12 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 the Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia
Rank 10 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Nokia 14 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 12.07% 6.37% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 20.90% 13.40% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £315 £241 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.56% -7.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £12.25 -
% change year-on-year
-18.36% -
Nokia
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
67 97 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 57.76% 47.55% 60.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 60 57
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 £475
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
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Nokia 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.

1 17 (89.47%) Huawei
2 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
2 13 (68.42%) Ericsson
3 10 (52.63%) 3G
4 8 (42.11%) BT
5 7 (36.84%) Back Office
5 7 (36.84%) 2G
5 7 (36.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 7 (36.84%) Siemens
5 7 (36.84%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 7 (36.84%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (31.58%) ZTE
6 6 (31.58%) SLA
6 6 (31.58%) Wireless
6 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 6 (31.58%) NetCracker
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) 4G
7 5 (26.32%) Line Management
8 4 (21.05%) RNC
8 4 (21.05%) Nortel
9 3 (15.79%) GSM
9 3 (15.79%) Mapinfo
9 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 3 (15.79%) MS Office
9 3 (15.79%) HNC
9 3 (15.79%) Unix

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Nokia 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) 3G
2 7 (36.84%) 2G
2 7 (36.84%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (31.58%) Wireless
4 5 (26.32%) 4G
5 4 (21.05%) RNC
6 3 (15.79%) GSM
6 3 (15.79%) LTE
7 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
7 2 (10.53%) UMTS
8 1 (5.26%) ATM
8 1 (5.26%) DWDM
8 1 (5.26%) GPRS
8 1 (5.26%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (15.79%) MS Access
General
1 13 (68.42%) Telecoms
2 7 (36.84%) Back Office
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Back Office Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) OSS Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Transmission Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Access Transmission Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) OSS Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planner
5 1 (5.26%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) RNC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Planner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Line Management
3 3 (15.79%) Demand Management
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Budget Control
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) Network Planning
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Quote-to-Cash
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) MapBasic
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) HNC
2 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) HND
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Huawei
2 13 (68.42%) Ericsson
3 8 (42.11%) BT
4 7 (36.84%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 7 (36.84%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 7 (36.84%) Siemens
5 6 (31.58%) NetCracker
5 6 (31.58%) ZTE
6 4 (21.05%) Nortel
7 3 (15.79%) Mapinfo
7 3 (15.79%) NEC
8 2 (10.53%) SAP