The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Nortel 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 Nortel over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 72 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Nortel 1 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.32% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.58% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£328 £275 £239
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.27% +15.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £290 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.10% -27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.00
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
437 517 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 48.02% 54.83% 53.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 202 194
Average daily rate £380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 36
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.00 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% +92.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £31.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
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Nortel
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Nortel
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Nortel
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Nortel Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) PBX
2 5 (71.43%) Avaya
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) MCTS
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) Live Communications Server
3 4 (57.14%) PKI
3 4 (57.14%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (57.14%) Lync
3 4 (57.14%) Lotus
3 4 (57.14%) RTP
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) PSTN
3 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Live Communications Server
1 4 (57.14%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) PBX
2 4 (57.14%) PSTN
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) RTP
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) PPP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Change Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) WFM
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCTS
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCDA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Avaya
3 4 (57.14%) Lotus
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) TOWER Software
5 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Ericsson