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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia
Rank 60 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Nokia 14 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.51% 1.00% 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 2.84% 2.08% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
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£333 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 - £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +12.59%
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
493 433 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 53.13% 48.06% 51.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 174 187
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 29
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -37.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.25 £12.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £19.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) Ericsson
2 8 (42.11%) Change Control
3 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) 3G
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (26.32%) LTE
4 5 (26.32%) 4G
4 5 (26.32%) Crossbeam
4 5 (26.32%) Network Security
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (21.05%) QMS
5 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (21.05%) Huawei
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) MS Office
5 4 (21.05%) Remedy
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
5 4 (21.05%) 2G
5 4 (21.05%) Amdocs
6 3 (15.79%) RNC
6 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (21.05%) MS Office
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) 3G
2 5 (26.32%) Network Security
2 5 (26.32%) LTE
2 5 (26.32%) 4G
2 5 (26.32%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (21.05%) 2G
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 3 (15.79%) RNC
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
5 2 (10.53%) OSPF
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 2 (10.53%) RIP
5 2 (10.53%) SNMP
5 2 (10.53%) VoLTE
5 2 (10.53%) FWSM
6 1 (5.26%) GSM
General
1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Planning Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IP Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Change Control
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) QMS
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Business Development
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Network Management
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PMP
3 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CCIE
3 2 (10.53%) CCSP
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) CCDP
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) NDS
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
1 8 (42.11%) Ericsson
2 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
3 5 (26.32%) Crossbeam
4 4 (21.05%) Amdocs
4 4 (21.05%) Huawei
4 4 (21.05%) Remedy
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) Radware
6 2 (10.53%) Redback
7 1 (5.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (5.26%) Siemens
7 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (5.26%) Nortel