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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Rank 205 177 153
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -24
Contract jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 56 67 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.74% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 1.56% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 8
Average daily rate
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£295 £210 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.47% -35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £190 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £262 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £250 £270
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.40%
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
4609 4289 3619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.00% 47.64% 47.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2418 2078 1663
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 259 325
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.93 £10.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 38 £356 +69.64% 4
Nokia Solutions and Networks
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 73 (64.04%) 3G
1 73 (64.04%) LTE
1 73 (64.04%) Radio Access Network
2 66 (57.89%) Telecoms
3 62 (54.39%) Ericsson
4 42 (36.84%) Nokia
5 39 (34.21%) 2G
6 37 (32.46%) 4G
7 27 (23.68%) Huawei
8 26 (22.81%) NSN NetAct
9 25 (21.93%) VoLTE
10 23 (20.18%) Network Planning
10 23 (20.18%) Degree
11 22 (19.30%) Nortel
11 22 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (18.42%) SQL
13 20 (17.54%) Oracle
14 19 (16.67%) Validation
15 18 (15.79%) Perl
16 15 (13.16%) Cramer
16 15 (13.16%) SGSN
16 15 (13.16%) RNC
17 13 (11.40%) GSM
17 13 (11.40%) Oracle Cash Management
18 12 (10.53%) Performance Management
18 12 (10.53%) UMTS
19 11 (9.65%) SLA
19 11 (9.65%) RANAP
20 10 (8.77%) 3GPP
21 9 (7.89%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (11.40%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 73 (64.04%) 3G
1 73 (64.04%) LTE
1 73 (64.04%) Radio Access Network
2 39 (34.21%) 2G
3 37 (32.46%) 4G
4 25 (21.93%) VoLTE
5 15 (13.16%) SGSN
5 15 (13.16%) RNC
6 13 (11.40%) GSM
7 12 (10.53%) UMTS
8 11 (9.65%) RANAP
9 10 (8.77%) 3GPP
10 9 (7.89%) DNS
10 9 (7.89%) SDH
10 9 (7.89%) GGSN
10 9 (7.89%) Wireless
10 9 (7.89%) MGW
11 8 (7.02%) Ethernet
12 7 (6.14%) ATM
13 6 (5.26%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.51%) MySQL
3 2 (1.75%) MS Access
3 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 66 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.14%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Electronics
3 5 (4.39%) Back Office
4 4 (3.51%) Marketing
5 3 (2.63%) Legal
5 3 (2.63%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (18.42%) Test Engineer
2 20 (17.54%) RAN Engineer
3 9 (7.89%) Configuration Engineer
3 9 (7.89%) RAN Configuration Engineer
4 8 (7.02%) Transmission Engineer
5 7 (6.14%) Voice Engineer
5 7 (6.14%) Design Engineer
6 6 (5.26%) Senior Design Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Designer
8 4 (3.51%) Transmission Planning Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Architect
8 4 (3.51%) Field Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) Consultant
9 3 (2.63%) Developer
9 3 (2.63%) Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Network Specialist
9 3 (2.63%) Databuild Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) Transmission Design Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) Transmission Planner
9 3 (2.63%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) XML
2 2 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.14%) Replication
3 3 (2.63%) GIS
3 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.63%) User Experience
4 2 (1.75%) Statistics
5 1 (0.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) UNIX
2 4 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.18%) Network Planning
2 19 (16.67%) Validation
3 12 (10.53%) Performance Management
4 8 (7.02%) Configuration Management
4 8 (7.02%) Project Management
5 6 (5.26%) WFM
6 5 (4.39%) Test Planning
6 5 (4.39%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.51%) ITIL
7 4 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.51%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (3.51%) Line Management
8 3 (2.63%) Coaching
8 3 (2.63%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (2.63%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.63%) eTOM
8 3 (2.63%) ETL
9 2 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.75%) Change Management
9 2 (1.75%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.42%) SQL
2 18 (15.79%) Perl
3 9 (7.89%) C
4 3 (2.63%) C#
4 3 (2.63%) C++
4 3 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (20.18%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) HNC
2 9 (7.89%) HND
3 3 (2.63%) VCP4
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) SLA
2 8 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) NDS
Systems Management
1 26 (22.81%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (2.63%) OpenView
2 3 (2.63%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.75%) Netcool
Vendors
1 62 (54.39%) Ericsson
2 42 (36.84%) Nokia
3 27 (23.68%) Huawei
4 22 (19.30%) Nortel
5 20 (17.54%) Oracle
6 15 (13.16%) Cramer
7 8 (7.02%) Amdocs
8 4 (3.51%) Remedy
8 4 (3.51%) Mapinfo
8 4 (3.51%) Cisco
8 4 (3.51%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.51%) Greenplum
9 3 (2.63%) HP
9 3 (2.63%) Citrix
9 3 (2.63%) IBM
9 3 (2.63%) Siemens
9 3 (2.63%) BMC
10 2 (1.75%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.75%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.75%) Actix
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