The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia 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 Nokia over the 3 months to 31 August 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia
Rank - 169 132
Contract jobs citing Nokia 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.069% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.16% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.50% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+86.66% +36.36%
Nokia
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1584 1866 1394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.56% 43.14% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 1069 728
Median daily rate £388 £385 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 97 92
Median hourly rate £20.73 £19.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.93% +5.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.76 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 7 (77.78%) Ericsson
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
1 7 (77.78%) Huawei
1 7 (77.78%) LTE
2 6 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
2 6 (66.67%) 2G
2 6 (66.67%) 3G
3 4 (44.44%) GSM
3 4 (44.44%) UMTS
3 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (33.33%) 4G
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) PMI
4 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) BT
5 2 (22.22%) CCIE
5 2 (22.22%) CCNP

Nokia
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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LTE
2 6 (66.67%) 2G
2 6 (66.67%) 3G
3 4 (44.44%) GSM
3 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (44.44%) UMTS
4 3 (33.33%) 4G
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) ATM
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) IPv4
6 1 (11.11%) MegaStream
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) SDH
6 1 (11.11%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 3G Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) LTE Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PMI
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCDP
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Ericsson
1 7 (77.78%) Huawei
2 6 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) BT
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo
5 1 (11.11%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) Siemens
5 1 (11.11%) Tellabs
5 1 (11.11%) Virgin Media