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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 117 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Nortel 22 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.81% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 1.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £266
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +71.87%
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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
1493 1247 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.50% 44.03% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 790 627 648
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 97 107
Average hourly rate £16.25 £24.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.98% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £39.09 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -6 22 £340 +4.61% 1
Lancashire - - - -
Nortel
England

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (94.12%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) Avaya
3 21 (61.76%) WAN
4 20 (58.82%) MPLS
5 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (44.12%) CCNA
7 14 (41.18%) CCNP
7 14 (41.18%) OSPF
7 14 (41.18%) EIGRP
7 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (38.24%) Migration
9 12 (35.29%) Wireless
9 12 (35.29%) BGP
9 12 (35.29%) ITIL
10 11 (32.35%) LAN
10 11 (32.35%) Firewall
11 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
11 10 (29.41%) VPLS
12 9 (26.47%) Internet
13 8 (23.53%) BT
13 8 (23.53%) DMZ
13 8 (23.53%) SolarWinds
13 8 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (23.53%) Cisco Prime
14 6 (17.65%) Life Science
15 5 (14.71%) CRM
15 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
15 5 (14.71%) ERP
15 5 (14.71%) Windows
15 5 (14.71%) Linux

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (14.71%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (61.76%) WAN
2 20 (58.82%) MPLS
3 14 (41.18%) OSPF
3 14 (41.18%) EIGRP
3 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (35.29%) BGP
4 12 (35.29%) Wireless
5 11 (32.35%) LAN
5 11 (32.35%) Firewall
6 10 (29.41%) VPLS
7 9 (26.47%) Internet
8 8 (23.53%) DMZ
8 8 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (14.71%) NAS
9 5 (14.71%) SAN
10 4 (11.76%) VPN
10 4 (11.76%) WLAN
10 4 (11.76%) Symposium
10 4 (11.76%) IGRP
10 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) DB2
1 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
1 5 (14.71%) SAP BW
1 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Project Leader
2 9 (26.47%) Technical Project Leader
3 6 (17.65%) Telephony Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Network Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Life Science
2 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
2 5 (14.71%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Migration
2 12 (35.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) CRM
3 5 (14.71%) ERP
3 5 (14.71%) WFM
3 5 (14.71%) Change Control
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) Project Governance
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (44.12%) CCNA
3 14 (41.18%) CCNP
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.94%) CCVP
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) CCIE
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) Avaya
3 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 8 (23.53%) BT
4 8 (23.53%) SolarWinds
5 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (14.71%) SAP
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) Nokia
8 1 (2.94%) Verint
8 1 (2.94%) VMware
8 1 (2.94%) Huawei
8 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.94%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) EMC