The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 2 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 Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia
Rank 57 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Nokia 18 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.77% 1.49% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.39% 3.23% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Average daily rate
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£333 £360 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.63% +5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £423 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
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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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
531 402 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 52.16% 46.15% 48.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 184 196
Average daily rate £417 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £255 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 27
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -44.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £19.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Nokia
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Nokia Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Nokia 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 Nokia.

1 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
1 13 (61.90%) Change Control
2 11 (52.38%) Ericsson
3 9 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
4 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (38.10%) Amdocs
4 8 (38.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (38.10%) Remedy
4 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
4 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
4 8 (38.10%) MS Office
4 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
4 8 (38.10%) Project Management
5 7 (33.33%) Huawei
6 6 (28.57%) Business Development
6 6 (28.57%) Workflow
6 6 (28.57%) Maya
6 6 (28.57%) Crossbeam
6 6 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
6 6 (28.57%) Network Security
6 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 6 (28.57%) PMP
6 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
7 5 (23.81%) Quality Management
7 5 (23.81%) QMS
8 4 (19.05%) LTE

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Nokia 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 Nokia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
1 8 (38.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (28.57%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) 2G
3 4 (19.05%) 3G
3 4 (19.05%) LTE
3 4 (19.05%) 4G
4 3 (14.29%) RNC
5 1 (4.76%) MGW
5 1 (4.76%) VoLTE
5 1 (4.76%) SS7
5 1 (4.76%) GSM
5 1 (4.76%) UMTS
5 1 (4.76%) WiMAX
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Planning Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Programme Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Change Control
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Workflow
3 6 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
3 6 (28.57%) Business Development
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (23.81%) QMS
4 5 (23.81%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (28.57%) PMP
2 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) NDS
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Ericsson
2 8 (38.10%) Remedy
2 8 (38.10%) Amdocs
3 7 (33.33%) Huawei
4 6 (28.57%) Crossbeam
4 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Nortel