The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NEC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NEC over the 3 months to 21 February 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 NEC Corporation.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NEC
England / North West
Rank - - 139
Contract jobs citing NEC 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £255 £320
% change year-on-year
- -20.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1120 1548 1512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.62% 41.55% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 847 751
Median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 112 103
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

NEC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

NEC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NEC
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

NEC Daily Rate Trend in the North West

NEC
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NEC 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 North West region with a requirement for NEC.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Tellabs
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) RNC

NEC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) RNC
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Controller
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Controller
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Tellabs
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel