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 4 September 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nortel
Rank 393 412 408
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing Nortel 20 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.033% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.073% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 14
Average daily rate
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£465 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.27% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £350 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £395 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £315 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.14 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.75%
Nortel
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
10123 10922 11348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.72% 45.61% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6690 6912 7297
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 234 263
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.27 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.50 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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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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 +9 4 £465 +30.52% 1
Nortel
England

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 46 (90.20%) Firewall
2 45 (88.24%) Cisco
3 43 (84.31%) CheckPoint
4 35 (68.63%) LAN
4 35 (68.63%) WAN
5 33 (64.71%) Blue Coat
6 32 (62.75%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (56.86%) Avaya
8 28 (54.90%) Nokia
8 28 (54.90%) Wireless
9 27 (52.94%) VoIP
10 26 (50.98%) Data Centre
11 25 (49.02%) BIG-IP
12 23 (45.10%) Linux
13 22 (43.14%) SAN
14 21 (41.18%) Symantec
15 19 (37.25%) Windows
15 19 (37.25%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (35.29%) OSPF
16 18 (35.29%) BGP
17 17 (33.33%) ProxySG
17 17 (33.33%) UNIX
17 17 (33.33%) Juniper
18 16 (31.37%) DNS
18 16 (31.37%) Solaris
18 16 (31.37%) Oracle
19 15 (29.41%) Finance
20 14 (27.45%) BladeLogic
20 14 (27.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 14 (27.45%) CA

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (90.20%) Firewall
2 35 (68.63%) LAN
2 35 (68.63%) WAN
3 28 (54.90%) Wireless
4 27 (52.94%) VoIP
5 25 (49.02%) BIG-IP
6 22 (43.14%) SAN
7 19 (37.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (35.29%) OSPF
8 18 (35.29%) BGP
9 16 (31.37%) DNS
10 13 (25.49%) VPN
11 12 (23.53%) DHCP
12 11 (21.57%) MPLS
12 11 (21.57%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (19.61%) EIGRP
13 10 (19.61%) Ethernet
14 9 (17.65%) 3G
14 9 (17.65%) Network Security
15 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Architect
2 17 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 17 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 15 (29.41%) Network Architect
4 11 (21.57%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Data Network Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Communications Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Communications Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Avaya Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Network Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Telecoms Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Cisco Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) Middleware
2 5 (9.80%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.98%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Linux
2 19 (37.25%) Windows
3 17 (33.33%) UNIX
4 16 (31.37%) Solaris
5 14 (27.45%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (25.49%) Network Architecture
2 9 (17.65%) Network Design
3 8 (15.69%) Network Management
4 6 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 6 (11.76%) Change Control
4 6 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 4 (7.84%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL
6 3 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (5.88%) Security Hardening
7 2 (3.92%) Migration
7 2 (3.92%) ETL
7 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.96%) Web Development
8 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Perl
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) VBScript
2 3 (5.88%) Python
2 3 (5.88%) Tcl
2 3 (5.88%) Ruby
2 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) C#
3 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (23.53%) CCNP
3 6 (11.76%) CCSA
4 4 (7.84%) CCIE
5 3 (5.88%) CCIP
5 3 (5.88%) CCDA
6 2 (3.92%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) CCSE
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.96%) CCNA
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) XenApp
3 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (27.45%) Control-M
1 14 (27.45%) BladeLogic
2 6 (11.76%) NetCrunch
2 6 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (5.88%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.96%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 45 (88.24%) Cisco
2 43 (84.31%) CheckPoint
3 33 (64.71%) Blue Coat
4 29 (56.86%) Avaya
5 28 (54.90%) Nokia
6 21 (41.18%) Symantec
7 17 (33.33%) Juniper
8 16 (31.37%) Oracle
9 14 (27.45%) CA
9 14 (27.45%) F5
10 10 (19.61%) SolarWinds
11 6 (11.76%) SonicWALL
11 6 (11.76%) Dell
12 5 (9.80%) HP
12 5 (9.80%) McAfee
12 5 (9.80%) Polycom
12 5 (9.80%) TippingPoint
13 4 (7.84%) Radware
13 4 (7.84%) 3Com
14 3 (5.88%) NEC