The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia 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 over the 3 months to 22 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 Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 187 200 118
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -82
Contract jobs citing Nokia 62 42 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.48% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 0.98% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 21
Average daily rate
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£368 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £319 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-70.66% +33.92%
Nokia
England

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
4319 4271 5023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.71% 49.08% 49.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2236 2149 2169
Average daily rate £355 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 261 295
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Nokia
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 across the South East region.

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Nokia
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Nokia Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Nokia
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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 +6 32 £360 +8.67% 6
Surrey +16 18 £368 -20.54%
Hampshire -13 3 £315 -16.00%
West Sussex - - - -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Nokia 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.

1 54 (50.94%) Telecoms
2 50 (47.17%) Firewall
3 44 (41.51%) Cisco
4 43 (40.57%) LTE
5 37 (34.91%) CheckPoint
6 35 (33.02%) VPN
7 33 (31.13%) 3G
7 33 (31.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 32 (30.19%) Huawei
8 32 (30.19%) Ericsson
8 32 (30.19%) Juniper
9 29 (27.36%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (27.36%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (25.47%) MPLS
10 27 (25.47%) Load Balancing
11 26 (24.53%) Radio Access Network
12 25 (23.58%) CCIE
12 25 (23.58%) Ethernet
12 25 (23.58%) IPsec
13 24 (22.64%) VoIP
14 23 (21.70%) Redback
15 22 (20.75%) Radware
16 21 (19.81%) OSPF
17 20 (18.87%) BGP
18 19 (17.92%) 2G
19 18 (16.98%) Blue Coat
19 18 (16.98%) Cisco PIX
19 18 (16.98%) Network Management
20 17 (16.04%) FWSM
20 17 (16.04%) Network Architecture

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Nokia 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 50 (47.17%) Firewall
2 43 (40.57%) LTE
3 35 (33.02%) VPN
4 33 (31.13%) 3G
5 29 (27.36%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (25.47%) MPLS
7 26 (24.53%) Radio Access Network
8 25 (23.58%) IPsec
8 25 (23.58%) Ethernet
9 24 (22.64%) VoIP
10 21 (19.81%) OSPF
11 20 (18.87%) BGP
12 19 (17.92%) 2G
13 18 (16.98%) Cisco PIX
14 17 (16.04%) FWSM
14 17 (16.04%) SNMP
14 17 (16.04%) UMTS
15 16 (15.09%) ATM
16 15 (14.15%) 4G
16 15 (14.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
General
1 54 (50.94%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.38%) Finance
3 6 (5.66%) Back Office
4 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (26.42%) Design Engineer
2 15 (14.15%) Network Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) Transmission Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) IP Engineer
4 10 (9.43%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) RF Optimisation Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Databuild Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) RF Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) RAN Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Security Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Consultant
9 4 (3.77%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Project Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Security Specialist
10 3 (2.83%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) .NET
1 4 (3.77%) Middleware
2 3 (2.83%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.77%) PKI
2 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.83%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.94%) PMI
4 1 (0.94%) AVVID
4 1 (0.94%) IVR
4 1 (0.94%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.49%) UNIX
2 4 (3.77%) Windows
2 4 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.47%) Load Balancing
2 18 (16.98%) Network Management
3 17 (16.04%) Network Architecture
4 12 (11.32%) Project Management
5 10 (9.43%) Network Planning
6 9 (8.49%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (8.49%) Service Delivery
7 8 (7.55%) Validation
8 5 (4.72%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.77%) Information Security
9 4 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (3.77%) ITIL
9 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.77%) Identity Management
9 4 (3.77%) Data Security
9 4 (3.77%) Security Management
10 3 (2.83%) Logistics
10 3 (2.83%) Migration
10 3 (2.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.66%) C
2 4 (3.77%) C++
2 4 (3.77%) Java
3 3 (2.83%) VBScript
3 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (27.36%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (23.58%) CCIE
3 12 (11.32%) Degree
4 10 (9.43%) CISSP
5 7 (6.60%) Check Point Certification
5 7 (6.60%) CCSP
5 7 (6.60%) CCDP
6 5 (4.72%) CCNP
7 3 (2.83%) CCNA
7 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.94%) CCDE
8 1 (0.94%) PMP
8 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.94%) CCDA
8 1 (0.94%) CCA
8 1 (0.94%) HNC
8 1 (0.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) QA
2 6 (5.66%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.83%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.43%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.83%) SCOM
1 3 (2.83%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 44 (41.51%) Cisco
2 37 (34.91%) CheckPoint
3 33 (31.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 32 (30.19%) Huawei
4 32 (30.19%) Ericsson
4 32 (30.19%) Juniper
5 23 (21.70%) Redback
6 22 (20.75%) Radware
7 18 (16.98%) Blue Coat
8 12 (11.32%) NEC
8 12 (11.32%) Nortel
9 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
10 7 (6.60%) Citrix
10 7 (6.60%) BT
11 5 (4.72%) Siemens
11 5 (4.72%) Ciena
12 4 (3.77%) F5
12 4 (3.77%) Avaya
12 4 (3.77%) HP
13 3 (2.83%) Mapinfo