The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nortel 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 Nortel over the 3 months to 24 December 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 378 396 354
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -42
Contract jobs citing Nortel 25 21 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.088% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £266
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +71.87%
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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
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Nortel
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in London

Nortel
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in London

Nortel
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nortel across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Nortel Daily Rate Histogram in London

Nortel
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Nortel Hourly Rate Trend in London

Nortel
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 Nortel within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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 +5 4 £400 -5.88% 1
Nortel
England

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 22 (59.46%) Cisco
2 21 (56.76%) Avaya
3 19 (51.35%) LAN
4 18 (48.65%) Firewall
5 17 (45.95%) Juniper
6 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (40.54%) CheckPoint
7 15 (40.54%) F5
8 14 (37.84%) Wireless
9 13 (35.14%) BIG-IP
10 12 (32.43%) WAN
10 12 (32.43%) Finance
11 10 (27.03%) CCIE
11 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
12 8 (21.62%) UNIX
12 8 (21.62%) Windows
12 8 (21.62%) Linux
13 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
13 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
13 7 (18.92%) CA
13 7 (18.92%) OSPF
13 7 (18.92%) BGP
14 6 (16.22%) DWDM
14 6 (16.22%) RIP
14 6 (16.22%) VoIP
14 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
14 6 (16.22%) Banking
14 6 (16.22%) IGMP
14 6 (16.22%) Wireshark
14 6 (16.22%) Time Management

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) LAN
2 18 (48.65%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) Wireless
4 13 (35.14%) BIG-IP
5 12 (32.43%) WAN
6 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
7 7 (18.92%) OSPF
7 7 (18.92%) BGP
8 6 (16.22%) DWDM
8 6 (16.22%) RIP
8 6 (16.22%) VoIP
8 6 (16.22%) Wireshark
8 6 (16.22%) IGMP
8 6 (16.22%) WAAS
8 6 (16.22%) Multicast
9 5 (13.51%) VPN
10 3 (8.11%) SAN
11 2 (5.41%) DNS
11 2 (5.41%) PSTN
11 2 (5.41%) NetScreen
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
2 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
4 1 (2.70%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Network Operations Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Avaya Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Support
5 3 (8.11%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) IVR
1 2 (5.41%) e-Health
1 2 (5.41%) FMCG
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
1 8 (21.62%) UNIX
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Solaris
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Time Management
1 6 (16.22%) Low Latency
2 5 (13.51%) Capacity Management
2 5 (13.51%) Network Design
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.41%) Network Architecture
4 2 (5.41%) Network Management
4 2 (5.41%) Change Management
4 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) BCP
4 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.70%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.03%) CCIE
3 5 (13.51%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) CCNP
5 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) CCVP
6 2 (5.41%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (10.81%) Control-M
1 4 (10.81%) BladeLogic
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (10.81%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Cisco
2 21 (56.76%) Avaya
3 17 (45.95%) Juniper
4 15 (40.54%) CheckPoint
4 15 (40.54%) F5
5 7 (18.92%) CA
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.51%) Nokia
6 5 (13.51%) Blue Coat
6 5 (13.51%) Verint
7 4 (10.81%) Websense
7 4 (10.81%) Symantec
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle
8 3 (8.11%) Adobe
8 3 (8.11%) Apple
9 2 (5.41%) McAfee
9 2 (5.41%) Sun
9 2 (5.41%) EMC
9 2 (5.41%) Splunk
9 2 (5.41%) Riverbed