The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 67 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Nortel 2 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 1.50% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 2.96% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £258 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -0.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £335 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.14 £24.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.75% -26.15%
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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
397 506 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 45.84% 50.60% 55.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 211 213
Average daily rate £388 £380 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £45.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) PPP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) 802.11
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) IGRP
3 1 (25.00%) X.25
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCDA
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) PPP
3 1 (25.00%) SNA
3 1 (25.00%) 802.11
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) IGRP
3 1 (25.00%) X.25
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) FDDI
3 1 (25.00%) SMDS
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Change Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya