The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 202 195 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -87
Contract jobs citing Nokia 40 34 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.41% 1.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.81% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +44.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £312 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £417 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
+11.78% +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £28.00
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4299 4219 4777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.99% 50.56% 48.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2136 2102 2049
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £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 249 336 352
Average hourly rate £16.48 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.48% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
Nokia
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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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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 -6 28 £258 -33.54% 4
Surrey - 8 £438 - 3
Hampshire -10 3 £488 +30.00%
Middlesex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 46 (57.50%) Telecoms
2 37 (46.25%) Firewall
3 35 (43.75%) Cisco
4 30 (37.50%) 3G
4 30 (37.50%) LTE
5 25 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (30.00%) Juniper
7 23 (28.75%) Ericsson
8 22 (27.50%) VPN
8 22 (27.50%) Huawei
8 22 (27.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 22 (27.50%) Radio Access Network
9 21 (26.25%) CheckPoint
9 21 (26.25%) MPLS
10 19 (23.75%) CCIE
10 19 (23.75%) Ethernet
10 19 (23.75%) ATM
10 19 (23.75%) Load Balancing
11 18 (22.50%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (21.25%) VoIP
12 17 (21.25%) OSPF
13 16 (20.00%) Redback
14 15 (18.75%) BGP
14 15 (18.75%) Radware
14 15 (18.75%) IPsec
15 13 (16.25%) 2G
15 13 (16.25%) Nortel
15 13 (16.25%) Cisco PIX
16 12 (15.00%) Blue Coat
16 12 (15.00%) Network Management

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 37 (46.25%) Firewall
2 30 (37.50%) LTE
2 30 (37.50%) 3G
3 22 (27.50%) VPN
3 22 (27.50%) Radio Access Network
4 21 (26.25%) MPLS
5 19 (23.75%) ATM
5 19 (23.75%) Ethernet
6 18 (22.50%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (21.25%) VoIP
7 17 (21.25%) OSPF
8 15 (18.75%) BGP
8 15 (18.75%) IPsec
9 13 (16.25%) 2G
9 13 (16.25%) Cisco PIX
10 11 (13.75%) Network Security
10 11 (13.75%) FWSM
10 11 (13.75%) SNMP
11 10 (12.50%) SDH
11 10 (12.50%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.50%) MS Access
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
General
1 46 (57.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Japanese Language
3 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 11 (13.75%) Databuild Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Transmission Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) IP Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) RAN Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Network Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Security Specialist
9 2 (2.50%) Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Customer Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Customer Service Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) .NET
1 4 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (1.25%) PMI
2 1 (1.25%) AVVID
2 1 (1.25%) IVR
2 1 (1.25%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) UNIX
2 6 (7.50%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Load Balancing
2 12 (15.00%) Project Management
2 12 (15.00%) Network Architecture
2 12 (15.00%) Network Management
3 11 (13.75%) Network Planning
4 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.00%) Validation
6 7 (8.75%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (5.00%) Information Security
7 4 (5.00%) Migration
7 4 (5.00%) Identity Management
7 4 (5.00%) Data Security
7 4 (5.00%) Security Management
7 4 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.75%) Network Design
8 3 (3.75%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.50%) Change Management
9 2 (2.50%) Workflow
9 2 (2.50%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) C
2 4 (5.00%) C++
2 4 (5.00%) Java
3 3 (3.75%) Perl
3 3 (3.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (23.75%) CCIE
3 11 (13.75%) Degree
4 9 (11.25%) CISSP
5 6 (7.50%) CCSP
5 6 (7.50%) CCNP
6 5 (6.25%) CCNA
7 4 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (5.00%) CCDP
8 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.50%) CCSA
10 1 (1.25%) CCSE
10 1 (1.25%) CCA
10 1 (1.25%) CCDE
10 1 (1.25%) PMP
10 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.25%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) SLA
1 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.25%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.25%) WSUS
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (43.75%) Cisco
2 24 (30.00%) Juniper
3 23 (28.75%) Ericsson
4 22 (27.50%) Huawei
4 22 (27.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 21 (26.25%) CheckPoint
6 16 (20.00%) Redback
7 15 (18.75%) Radware
8 13 (16.25%) Nortel
9 12 (15.00%) Blue Coat
10 9 (11.25%) NEC
11 7 (8.75%) BT
12 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
12 6 (7.50%) Siemens
13 5 (6.25%) Citrix
14 4 (5.00%) F5
15 3 (3.75%) Oracle
15 3 (3.75%) McAfee
16 2 (2.50%) Mapinfo
16 2 (2.50%) HP
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