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 21 November 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 Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 61 77 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -53
Contract jobs citing Nokia 10 13 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.10% 1.21% 6.01%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 2.31% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £270 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £336 £273
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +23.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.66% -
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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
430 563 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.36% 52.23% 57.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 310 245
Average daily rate £375 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 32
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £16.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £14.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) Huawei
1 14 (58.33%) LTE
2 13 (54.17%) Ericsson
2 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
3 11 (45.83%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 11 (45.83%) Radio Access Network
4 10 (41.67%) 3G
5 9 (37.50%) 4G
6 8 (33.33%) 2G
6 8 (33.33%) Firewall
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) UMTS
7 5 (20.83%) VPN
7 5 (20.83%) SSL
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) IPsec
8 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
8 4 (16.67%) SLA
8 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 4 (16.67%) Wireless
9 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (12.50%) Finance
9 3 (12.50%) Redback
9 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
9 3 (12.50%) ProxySG
9 3 (12.50%) Back Office
9 3 (12.50%) Radware
9 3 (12.50%) Siemens
9 3 (12.50%) MPLS

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) LTE
2 11 (45.83%) Radio Access Network
3 10 (41.67%) 3G
4 9 (37.50%) 4G
5 8 (33.33%) 2G
5 8 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (20.83%) UMTS
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
6 5 (20.83%) SSL
6 5 (20.83%) IPsec
7 4 (16.67%) Wireless
8 3 (12.50%) MPLS
8 3 (12.50%) ATM
8 3 (12.50%) GSM
8 3 (12.50%) NetScaler
8 3 (12.50%) SIGTRAN
9 2 (8.33%) Network Security
9 2 (8.33%) SSH
9 2 (8.33%) WAN
9 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
General
1 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Project Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) IP Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Designer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Security Designer
4 1 (4.17%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) RF Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) 3G Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Change Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Databuild Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) PKI
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Data Security
3 2 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C++
1 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCIE
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Netcool
1 2 (8.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Huawei
2 13 (54.17%) Ericsson
3 11 (45.83%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.50%) Radware
6 3 (12.50%) Redback
6 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) Siemens
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.17%) Nortel
8 1 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
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