The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia Solutions and Networks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia Solutions and Networks over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) formerly Nokia Siemens Networks.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Rank 130 119 113
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.039% 0.15% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.095% 0.42% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Nokia Solutions and Networks
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1053 948 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.33% 35.84% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 506 401
Average daily rate £375 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Nokia Solutions and Networks Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Nokia Solutions and Networks Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 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 Solutions and Networks.

1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) NEC
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) ZTE
3 1 (33.33%) NetCracker
3 1 (33.33%) RNC

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 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 Solutions and Networks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) RNC
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 4G Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Rollout Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) NEC
2 1 (33.33%) NetCracker
2 1 (33.33%) Nortel
2 1 (33.33%) Siemens
2 1 (33.33%) ZTE