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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 400 374 384
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Contract jobs citing Nokia 26 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.40% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £285 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £544 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £343 £319
% change year-on-year
-6.56% +7.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.66% -
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
11051 11496 11260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.82% 45.37% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7406 7585 6983
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 230 302
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.73 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
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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 +7 5 - - 1
Brentford - - - -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 35 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 34 (75.56%) Firewall
3 27 (60.00%) Cisco
4 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (37.78%) LAN
6 16 (35.56%) VPN
6 16 (35.56%) Windows
7 15 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 15 (33.33%) F5
8 14 (31.11%) WAN
9 11 (24.44%) Juniper
9 11 (24.44%) Finance
9 11 (24.44%) Cisco PIX
9 11 (24.44%) Network Security
10 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (20.00%) BIG-IP
11 9 (20.00%) HP
11 9 (20.00%) VoIP
11 9 (20.00%) ITIL
12 8 (17.78%) SSL
12 8 (17.78%) CCDP
12 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
12 8 (17.78%) CCNP
12 8 (17.78%) ProxySG
12 8 (17.78%) Network Design
12 8 (17.78%) Service Delivery
12 8 (17.78%) Wireless
12 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
13 7 (15.56%) BGP
13 7 (15.56%) Migration

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) IIS
1 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) WorkSite
3 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
2 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.44%) InDesign
3 2 (4.44%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 34 (75.56%) Firewall
2 17 (37.78%) LAN
3 16 (35.56%) VPN
4 14 (31.11%) WAN
5 11 (24.44%) Cisco PIX
5 11 (24.44%) Network Security
6 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (20.00%) VoIP
7 9 (20.00%) BIG-IP
8 8 (17.78%) Wireless
8 8 (17.78%) SSL
9 7 (15.56%) BGP
10 6 (13.33%) SAN
10 6 (13.33%) Junos
10 6 (13.33%) NetScaler
11 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (11.11%) IPv4
11 5 (11.11%) DNS
11 5 (11.11%) OSPF
12 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) Ingres
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Back Office
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Law
3 3 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Architect
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Network Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Visual Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Visual Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Firewall Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) CSS
1 3 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Statistics
2 2 (4.44%) Graphic Design
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) UNIX
3 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.89%) Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000
5 3 (6.67%) Solaris
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.44%) Android
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Service Delivery
2 8 (17.78%) Network Design
2 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
3 7 (15.56%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.67%) Change Control
5 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.44%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) Practice Management
7 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.22%) Project Management
7 1 (2.22%) Service Management
7 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.78%) CCDP
2 8 (17.78%) CCNP
3 6 (13.33%) CCIE
3 6 (13.33%) CCSA
3 6 (13.33%) CCSE
4 5 (11.11%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) CCDA
5 4 (8.89%) CCSP
5 4 (8.89%) CCVP
5 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) MOS
7 2 (4.44%) Degree
8 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.22%) CISSP
8 1 (2.22%) CISA
8 1 (2.22%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
1 8 (17.78%) ProxySG
2 4 (8.89%) ISA Server
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) DameWare
1 4 (8.89%) OVSD
1 4 (8.89%) OpenView
2 3 (6.67%) Control-M
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (6.67%) BladeLogic
3 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 35 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 27 (60.00%) Cisco
3 15 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 15 (33.33%) F5
4 11 (24.44%) Juniper
5 9 (20.00%) HP
6 7 (15.56%) Nortel
6 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
7 6 (13.33%) Citrix
7 6 (13.33%) Oracle
7 6 (13.33%) Avaya
8 5 (11.11%) Symantec
9 4 (8.89%) Clearswift
9 4 (8.89%) IBM
10 3 (6.67%) Interwoven
10 3 (6.67%) Mercator
10 3 (6.67%) CA
10 3 (6.67%) Remedy
10 3 (6.67%) Websense
10 3 (6.67%) VMware