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 6 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 Nokia Corporation.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia
Rank 156 149 137
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing Nokia 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.077% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.17% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £330 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £361 £329
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.50
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
1816 1784 1335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.22% 45.85% 42.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 862 642
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £650 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 114 108
Median hourly rate £18.35 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.85% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Nokia Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -6 4 £378 -24.50%
Manchester -6 3 - -
Lancashire - 1 £275 -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (75.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Huawei
1 6 (75.00%) LTE
2 5 (62.50%) 2G
2 5 (62.50%) Nokia Networks
2 5 (62.50%) 3G
3 3 (37.50%) GSM
3 3 (37.50%) UMTS
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) 4G
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) CCDP
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel

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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LTE
2 5 (62.50%) 2G
2 5 (62.50%) 3G
3 3 (37.50%) GSM
3 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (37.50%) UMTS
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) 4G
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) ATM
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) IPv4
5 1 (12.50%) MegaStream
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) SDH
5 1 (12.50%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3G Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) LTE Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Optimisation Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCDP
1 2 (25.00%) CCIE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (75.00%) Huawei
2 5 (62.50%) Nokia Networks
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) BT
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (12.50%) Mapinfo
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (12.50%) Siemens
5 1 (12.50%) Tellabs
5 1 (12.50%) Virgin Media