The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nokia
North West / Manchester
Rank 90 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Nokia 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.054% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £145 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.75 £12.25
% change year-on-year
- +53.06%

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
579 744 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.45% 39.81% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 378 330
Median daily rate £400 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 38
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Nokia as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nokia also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) SDH
1 2 (50.00%) 3G
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Huawei
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) 3G
1 2 (50.00%) 4G
1 2 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (25.00%) Huawei