The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 3 July 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 Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia
Rank 384 390 399
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing Nokia 40 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.096% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 5
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£550 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £16.67
% change year-on-year
- -34.01%
Nokia
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10425 10213 10562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.69% 44.57% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6528 6618
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 208 303
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in London

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in London

Nokia
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Nokia Daily Rate Histogram in London

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in London

Nokia
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London -1 15 £525 +50.00%
Docklands, London -4 1 £550 +15.78%
Hounslow - 1 - -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 42 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 41 (65.08%) Firewall
3 40 (63.49%) Cisco
4 34 (53.97%) Wireless
5 33 (52.38%) Blue Coat
6 30 (47.62%) LAN
7 28 (44.44%) WAN
8 27 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (41.27%) Nortel
10 25 (39.68%) Data Centre
11 24 (38.10%) ProxySG
12 22 (34.92%) BIG-IP
12 22 (34.92%) SAN
12 22 (34.92%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (31.75%) Avaya
13 20 (31.75%) Symantec
13 20 (31.75%) VoIP
14 19 (30.16%) Linux
14 19 (30.16%) UNIX
14 19 (30.16%) Windows
15 17 (26.98%) VPN
16 14 (22.22%) BladeLogic
16 14 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 14 (22.22%) Solaris
16 14 (22.22%) Oracle
16 14 (22.22%) Control-M
16 14 (22.22%) CA
16 14 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
16 14 (22.22%) Network Architecture
17 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 41 (65.08%) Firewall
2 34 (53.97%) Wireless
3 30 (47.62%) LAN
4 28 (44.44%) WAN
5 22 (34.92%) SAN
5 22 (34.92%) BIG-IP
5 22 (34.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (31.75%) VoIP
7 17 (26.98%) VPN
8 10 (15.87%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (14.29%) DSL
10 8 (12.70%) OSPF
10 8 (12.70%) BGP
10 8 (12.70%) SSL
10 8 (12.70%) NetScaler
11 7 (11.11%) MPLS
11 7 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (7.94%) TACACS
12 5 (7.94%) DNS
12 5 (7.94%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Architect
2 17 (26.98%) Infrastructure Architect
3 15 (23.81%) Network Architect
4 11 (17.46%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (15.87%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) IT Security Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Designer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Designer
7 4 (6.35%) Transmission Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Programmer
8 3 (4.76%) Field Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Electrical Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Programmer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) Middleware
2 4 (6.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (6.35%) Handset
3 4 (6.35%) PKI
4 3 (4.76%) VHDL
4 3 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
5 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) UNIX
1 19 (30.16%) Windows
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 14 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
2 14 (22.22%) Solaris
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Network Architecture
2 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (19.05%) Network Design
4 6 (9.52%) TOGAF
4 6 (9.52%) ITIL
4 6 (9.52%) Cyber Security
5 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.94%) Network Management
5 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.94%) Security Management
6 4 (6.35%) Data Security
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (6.35%) Industrial Design
6 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.35%) ITIL V2
7 3 (4.76%) SIEM
7 3 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.76%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) C
2 3 (4.76%) C++
2 3 (4.76%) Python
2 3 (4.76%) Assembly Language
2 3 (4.76%) MATLAB
2 3 (4.76%) Ruby
2 3 (4.76%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.11%) CCSA
2 7 (11.11%) CCSE
3 4 (6.35%) Degree
3 4 (6.35%) CCIE
3 4 (6.35%) CCNP
3 4 (6.35%) CCNA
3 4 (6.35%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CCDP
5 1 (1.59%) CCSP
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (38.10%) ProxySG
2 5 (7.94%) Snort
2 5 (7.94%) Squid
3 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (22.22%) Control-M
1 14 (22.22%) BladeLogic
2 5 (7.94%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 40 (63.49%) Cisco
3 33 (52.38%) Blue Coat
4 26 (41.27%) Nortel
5 20 (31.75%) Avaya
5 20 (31.75%) Symantec
6 14 (22.22%) CA
6 14 (22.22%) Oracle
7 8 (12.70%) Juniper
7 8 (12.70%) F5
8 7 (11.11%) BT
9 6 (9.52%) Citrix
9 6 (9.52%) McAfee
10 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds
10 5 (7.94%) Polycom
10 5 (7.94%) TippingPoint
11 4 (6.35%) Riverbed
11 4 (6.35%) Sony
12 3 (4.76%) Motorola
12 3 (4.76%) Websense