The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nortel 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 Nortel over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 69 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Nortel 22 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.57% 1.39% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.46% 3.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £266
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.89 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-31.30% +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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
635 522 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 45.20% 45.19% 50.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 272 295
Average daily rate £350 £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 33 39
Average hourly rate £14.25 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Nortel
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Nortel
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Nortel
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nortel across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Nortel Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Nortel
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Nortel Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 31 (96.88%) Cisco
2 21 (65.63%) Avaya
2 21 (65.63%) WAN
3 20 (62.50%) MPLS
4 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (43.75%) CCNA
5 14 (43.75%) OSPF
5 14 (43.75%) EIGRP
5 14 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (40.63%) Migration
6 13 (40.63%) CCNP
7 12 (37.50%) BGP
7 12 (37.50%) Wireless
8 11 (34.38%) Firewall
8 11 (34.38%) LAN
8 11 (34.38%) ITIL
9 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
9 10 (31.25%) VPLS
10 9 (28.13%) Internet
11 8 (25.00%) BT
11 8 (25.00%) DMZ
11 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
11 8 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (18.75%) Life Science
13 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
13 5 (15.63%) SAP BW
13 5 (15.63%) NetWeaver
13 5 (15.63%) SAN
13 5 (15.63%) RDBMS

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (15.63%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) WAN
2 20 (62.50%) MPLS
3 14 (43.75%) OSPF
3 14 (43.75%) EIGRP
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (37.50%) BGP
4 12 (37.50%) Wireless
5 11 (34.38%) Firewall
5 11 (34.38%) LAN
6 10 (31.25%) VPLS
7 9 (28.13%) Internet
8 8 (25.00%) DMZ
8 8 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (15.63%) SAN
9 5 (15.63%) NAS
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (12.50%) Symposium
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (12.50%) WLAN
10 4 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SAP BW
1 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
1 5 (15.63%) DB2
1 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Technical Project Leader
2 9 (28.13%) Project Leader
3 6 (18.75%) Telephony Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Network Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Life Science
2 5 (15.63%) Client/Server
2 5 (15.63%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Migration
2 11 (34.38%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) ERP
3 5 (15.63%) WFM
3 5 (15.63%) Change Control
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) Project Governance
6 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (43.75%) CCNA
3 13 (40.63%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) CCVP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco
2 21 (65.63%) Avaya
3 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 8 (25.00%) BT
4 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.63%) SAP
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (3.13%) Verint
7 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.13%) VMware
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) EMC
7 1 (3.13%) Nokia