The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nortel
Rank - 125 118
Contract jobs citing Nortel 0 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.36% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.79% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 9
Average daily rate
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- £405 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £315 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.14 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.75%
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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
1849 1390 1270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.46% 45.38% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1072 722 561
Average daily rate £400 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 91 103
Average hourly rate £17.34 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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

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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

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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

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) HSPA
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) NEC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) HSPA
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) RAN Performance Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) NEC
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks