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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia
Rank - 88 80
Contract jobs citing Nokia 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.071% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.17% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £12.25 -
% change year-on-year
-18.36% -
Nokia
North West

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
718 584 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.43% 41.18% 47.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 326 280
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 27
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nokia across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (80.00%) Ericsson
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) 2G
2 3 (60.00%) Huawei
2 3 (60.00%) 3G
2 3 (60.00%) 4G
3 2 (40.00%) NEC
3 2 (40.00%) RNC
3 2 (40.00%) LTE
3 2 (40.00%) DWDM
3 2 (40.00%) Nortel
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) ATM
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) GSM
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) UMTS
4 1 (20.00%) WAN

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) 2G
1 3 (60.00%) 3G
1 3 (60.00%) 4G
2 2 (40.00%) ATM
2 2 (40.00%) DWDM
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) RNC
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) GSM
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (20.00%) TACACS
3 1 (20.00%) UMTS
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Field Telecoms Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Audit Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) RF Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Site Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (60.00%) Huawei
3 2 (40.00%) NEC
3 2 (40.00%) Nortel
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper