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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 113 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Nortel 30 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.92% 0.65% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £319 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.89 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
-31.30% -
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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
1485 1176 1465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.51% 42.52% 47.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 837 553 668
Average daily rate £350 £325 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 104 109
Average hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.56 £44.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nortel across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Nortel Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 29 £360 +30.90%
Lancashire - - - - 1
Nortel
England

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 29 (93.55%) Cisco
2 21 (67.74%) Avaya
3 19 (61.29%) WAN
4 18 (58.06%) MPLS
5 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (48.39%) CCNA
7 14 (45.16%) CCNP
8 12 (38.71%) ITIL
8 12 (38.71%) OSPF
8 12 (38.71%) EIGRP
8 12 (38.71%) Migration
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (35.48%) Wireless
9 11 (35.48%) BGP
9 11 (35.48%) LAN
10 9 (29.03%) Firewall
11 8 (25.81%) BT
11 8 (25.81%) CheckPoint
11 8 (25.81%) Internet
11 8 (25.81%) VPLS
12 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
12 7 (22.58%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (22.58%) Cisco Prime
12 7 (22.58%) DMZ
13 6 (19.35%) Life Science
14 5 (16.13%) SAP ERP
14 5 (16.13%) WFM
14 5 (16.13%) Streaming Media
14 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
14 5 (16.13%) Change Control

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 5 (16.13%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) WAN
2 18 (58.06%) MPLS
3 12 (38.71%) OSPF
3 12 (38.71%) EIGRP
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (35.48%) Wireless
4 11 (35.48%) BGP
4 11 (35.48%) LAN
5 9 (29.03%) Firewall
6 8 (25.81%) Internet
6 8 (25.81%) VPLS
7 7 (22.58%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (22.58%) DMZ
8 4 (12.90%) VPN
8 4 (12.90%) SAN
8 4 (12.90%) WLAN
8 4 (12.90%) IGRP
8 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (12.90%) NAS
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
1 5 (16.13%) DB2
1 5 (16.13%) SAP BW
1 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Technical Project Leader
2 7 (22.58%) Project Leader
3 6 (19.35%) Telephony Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Network Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Site Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Life Science
2 5 (16.13%) Streaming Media
2 5 (16.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
1 12 (38.71%) Migration
2 5 (16.13%) WFM
2 5 (16.13%) Change Control
2 5 (16.13%) CRM
2 5 (16.13%) ERP
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Project Governance
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (48.39%) CCNA
3 14 (45.16%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Cisco
2 21 (67.74%) Avaya
3 8 (25.81%) BT
3 8 (25.81%) CheckPoint
4 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
5 5 (16.13%) SAP
5 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle
8 2 (6.45%) Nokia
9 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.23%) Huawei
9 1 (3.23%) VMware
9 1 (3.23%) Ericsson
9 1 (3.23%) Dell
9 1 (3.23%) EMC