The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Nortel products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nortel over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank - 116 123
Contract jobs citing Nortel 0 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.43% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.94% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 10
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £333 £400
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -16.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.00
Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1272 1175 1617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 43.38% 46.08% 50.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 497 726
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 88 106
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.15% -5.00%
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Nortel
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Nortel
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Nortel
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Nortel Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Nortel
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nortel within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - - - -
Nortel
England

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (92.86%) Avaya
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) Network Security
5 5 (35.71%) BT
5 5 (35.71%) Mitel
5 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
5 5 (35.71%) IPv4
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
6 4 (28.57%) Symantec
6 4 (28.57%) McAfee
6 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (28.57%) Lotus
6 4 (28.57%) CCNA
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 4 (28.57%) UNIX
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
6 4 (28.57%) Ingres
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) VoIP
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) VMware

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Network Security
3 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
3 5 (35.71%) IPv4
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) Nortel Meridian
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) IPsec
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
5 3 (21.43%) SNMP
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) OSPF
5 3 (21.43%) BGP
5 3 (21.43%) HSRP
5 3 (21.43%) Multicast
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (7.14%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Ingres
General
1 2 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Operations Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Voice Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Telephony Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
2 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 3 (21.43%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (21.43%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Avaya
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) BT
3 5 (35.71%) Mitel
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Lotus
4 4 (28.57%) Symantec
4 4 (28.57%) McAfee
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
5 1 (7.14%) Nokia
5 1 (7.14%) Websense
5 1 (7.14%) Kaspersky