The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NEC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NEC over the 3 months to 1 May 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 NEC Corporation.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NEC
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing NEC 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £270 £263
% change year-on-year
+29.62% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
NEC
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
617 332 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 53.24% 42.89% 53.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 183 222
Average daily rate £295 £310 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +11.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 8
Average hourly rate £27.00 £12.36 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.53% -11.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £9.65 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

NEC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

NEC Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

NEC
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

NEC Daily Rate Trend in the North East

NEC
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

NEC Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

NEC
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing NEC 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 NEC.

1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) NetCracker
1 1 (100.00%) RNC
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) ZTE
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media
1 1 (100.00%) Arqiva
1 1 (100.00%) Telindus

NEC
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing NEC 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 NEC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) RNC
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (100.00%) Arqiva
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) NetCracker
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Telindus
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media
1 1 (100.00%) ZTE