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 South East 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 3 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 Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) formerly Nokia Siemens Networks.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Rank 237 203 165
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -38
Contract jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 21 42 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.47% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.98% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Average daily rate
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£330 £289 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £200 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £376 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £290
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4482 4273 4181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.90% 47.71% 50.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2116 2048
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 244 345
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.19 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Nokia Solutions and Networks Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Nokia Solutions and Networks Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Nokia Solutions and Networks Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire 0 20 £260 +0.97%
Hampshire - 1 £400 -
Nokia Solutions and Networks
England

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 43 (70.49%) Telecoms
2 35 (57.38%) 3G
2 35 (57.38%) Radio Access Network
3 34 (55.74%) Ericsson
4 33 (54.10%) LTE
5 24 (39.34%) Nokia
6 21 (34.43%) 2G
7 15 (24.59%) NSN NetAct
7 15 (24.59%) Network Planning
8 12 (19.67%) RNC
9 11 (18.03%) UMTS
10 10 (16.39%) GSM
10 10 (16.39%) SDH
10 10 (16.39%) Cramer
11 9 (14.75%) Validation
11 9 (14.75%) Amdocs
11 9 (14.75%) ATM
11 9 (14.75%) Oracle
11 9 (14.75%) Perl
12 8 (13.11%) SQL
12 8 (13.11%) Ethernet
12 8 (13.11%) SLA
12 8 (13.11%) Nortel
12 8 (13.11%) 4G
12 8 (13.11%) Oracle Cash Management
12 8 (13.11%) VoLTE
13 7 (11.48%) Huawei
13 7 (11.48%) HNC
13 7 (11.48%) HND
14 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 35 (57.38%) 3G
1 35 (57.38%) Radio Access Network
2 33 (54.10%) LTE
3 21 (34.43%) 2G
4 12 (19.67%) RNC
5 11 (18.03%) UMTS
6 10 (16.39%) SDH
6 10 (16.39%) GSM
7 9 (14.75%) ATM
8 8 (13.11%) Ethernet
8 8 (13.11%) VoLTE
8 8 (13.11%) 4G
9 6 (9.84%) Diameter Protocol
9 6 (9.84%) ISUP
9 6 (9.84%) MGW
10 5 (8.20%) Wireless
11 4 (6.56%) MVNO
11 4 (6.56%) GGSN
11 4 (6.56%) SGSN
12 3 (4.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) MS Access
1 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
General
1 43 (70.49%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.84%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) RAN Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Test Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Integration Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Configuration Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) RAN Configuration Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Transmission Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Field Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Design Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Transmission Planning Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Transmission Design Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Transmission Design Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Databuild Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Designer
7 2 (3.28%) Transmission Planner
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Microwave Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Replication
3 2 (3.28%) Statistics
4 1 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) UNIX
2 2 (3.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Network Planning
2 9 (14.75%) Validation
3 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.84%) WFM
3 6 (9.84%) Line Management
4 4 (6.56%) Test Planning
5 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
5 3 (4.92%) Project Management
5 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.28%) Test Strategy
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) Software Licensing
7 1 (1.64%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (1.64%) Fault Management
7 1 (1.64%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.64%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.64%) Product Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) Time Management
7 1 (1.64%) Change Management
7 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) Perl
2 8 (13.11%) SQL
3 6 (9.84%) C
4 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) HNC
1 7 (11.48%) HND
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
2 5 (8.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) NDS
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.64%) OpenView
2 1 (1.64%) Netcool
2 1 (1.64%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) Ericsson
2 24 (39.34%) Nokia
3 10 (16.39%) Cramer
4 9 (14.75%) Amdocs
4 9 (14.75%) Oracle
5 8 (13.11%) Nortel
6 7 (11.48%) Huawei
7 4 (6.56%) Siemens
8 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.28%) Actix
8 2 (3.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.64%) ZTE
9 1 (1.64%) SevOne
9 1 (1.64%) Tekelec
9 1 (1.64%) NetCracker
9 1 (1.64%) NetHawk
9 1 (1.64%) Remedy
9 1 (1.64%) NEC
9 1 (1.64%) Cisco
9 1 (1.64%) IBM