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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 195 197 111
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -86
Contract jobs citing Nokia 45 37 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.44% 1.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.89% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 17
Average daily rate
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£360 £375 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +44.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £312 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £417 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.83%
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
4326 4156 4808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.13% 49.13% 48.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2159 2067 2057
Average daily rate £350 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £230
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 237 298 335
Average hourly rate £16.14 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.05% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -1 35 £258 -33.54% 4
Surrey - 6 £438 - 2
Hampshire -7 3 £380 +1.33%
Middlesex - - - -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 47 (54.65%) Telecoms
2 40 (46.51%) Firewall
3 38 (44.19%) Cisco
4 32 (37.21%) LTE
5 31 (36.05%) 3G
6 28 (32.56%) Juniper
7 27 (31.40%) VPN
8 26 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (30.23%) Huawei
9 25 (29.07%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 25 (29.07%) Ericsson
9 25 (29.07%) CheckPoint
10 23 (26.74%) MPLS
10 23 (26.74%) Radio Access Network
11 21 (24.42%) CCIE
11 21 (24.42%) VoIP
11 21 (24.42%) Load Balancing
11 21 (24.42%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (22.09%) Redback
12 19 (22.09%) Ethernet
12 19 (22.09%) ATM
12 19 (22.09%) IPsec
13 18 (20.93%) OSPF
13 18 (20.93%) Radware
14 16 (18.60%) BGP
15 14 (16.28%) Cisco PIX
15 14 (16.28%) Network Management
16 13 (15.12%) FWSM
16 13 (15.12%) Network Architecture
16 13 (15.12%) Blue Coat

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (1.16%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 40 (46.51%) Firewall
2 32 (37.21%) LTE
3 31 (36.05%) 3G
4 27 (31.40%) VPN
5 23 (26.74%) MPLS
5 23 (26.74%) Radio Access Network
6 21 (24.42%) VoIP
6 21 (24.42%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (22.09%) Ethernet
7 19 (22.09%) ATM
7 19 (22.09%) IPsec
8 18 (20.93%) OSPF
9 16 (18.60%) BGP
10 14 (16.28%) Cisco PIX
11 13 (15.12%) FWSM
11 13 (15.12%) SNMP
12 12 (13.95%) 2G
12 12 (13.95%) Network Security
13 10 (11.63%) SSL
13 10 (11.63%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
General
1 47 (54.65%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (25.58%) Design Engineer
2 10 (11.63%) Network Engineer
2 10 (11.63%) Transmission Engineer
2 10 (11.63%) Databuild Engineer
2 10 (11.63%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 9 (10.47%) IP Engineer
4 5 (5.81%) RAN Engineer
4 5 (5.81%) Consultant
4 5 (5.81%) Architect
4 5 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (4.65%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Network Consultant
5 4 (4.65%) Security Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Project Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Security Specialist
6 3 (3.49%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.33%) Customer Engineer
7 2 (2.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) Middleware
1 4 (4.65%) .NET
2 1 (1.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
1 4 (4.65%) PKI
2 1 (1.16%) e-Health
2 1 (1.16%) PMI
2 1 (1.16%) AVVID
2 1 (1.16%) IVR
2 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) UNIX
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.42%) Load Balancing
2 14 (16.28%) Network Management
3 13 (15.12%) Network Architecture
4 12 (13.95%) Project Management
5 10 (11.63%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.47%) Network Planning
6 9 (10.47%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (9.30%) Validation
8 5 (5.81%) Migration
8 5 (5.81%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.65%) Identity Management
9 4 (4.65%) Data Security
9 4 (4.65%) Security Management
9 4 (4.65%) Information Security
9 4 (4.65%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.65%) Workflow
9 4 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.33%) Change Management
11 2 (2.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.98%) C
2 4 (4.65%) C++
2 4 (4.65%) Java
3 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (24.42%) CCIE
3 12 (13.95%) Degree
4 10 (11.63%) CISSP
5 7 (8.14%) CCSP
6 6 (6.98%) CCNP
6 6 (6.98%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (6.98%) CCDP
7 4 (4.65%) CCNA
8 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) CCSE
9 1 (1.16%) CCDE
9 1 (1.16%) CCA
9 1 (1.16%) PMP
9 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.16%) CCDA
9 1 (1.16%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.65%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.30%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.16%) SCOM
2 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.16%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (44.19%) Cisco
2 28 (32.56%) Juniper
3 26 (30.23%) Huawei
4 25 (29.07%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 25 (29.07%) Ericsson
4 25 (29.07%) CheckPoint
5 19 (22.09%) Redback
6 18 (20.93%) Radware
7 13 (15.12%) Blue Coat
8 11 (12.79%) Nortel
9 9 (10.47%) NEC
10 8 (9.30%) Siemens
11 7 (8.14%) BT
11 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.81%) Citrix
13 4 (4.65%) F5
14 3 (3.49%) Crossbeam
15 2 (2.33%) McAfee
15 2 (2.33%) HP
15 2 (2.33%) Avaya
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