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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 198 193 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -72
Contract jobs citing Nokia 55 44 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.52% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 1.09% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 15
Average daily rate
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£359 £336 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.69% +24.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £463 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £336 £273
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +23.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.66% -
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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
4659 4054 4326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.48% 47.66% 49.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2382 2076 1945
Average daily rate £365 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 243 319
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Surrey +7 21 £270 -25.00%
Berkshire -6 20 £350 +7.69% 4
Buckinghamshire -1 10 £325 -2.98%
Hampshire -24 1 £550 +18.91%
West Sussex - - - -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 56 (48.70%) Telecoms
2 51 (44.35%) Firewall
3 47 (40.87%) Cisco
4 42 (36.52%) CheckPoint
5 36 (31.30%) Ericsson
5 36 (31.30%) Juniper
5 36 (31.30%) LTE
6 35 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
7 34 (29.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 32 (27.83%) VPN
9 31 (26.96%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (22.61%) 3G
10 26 (22.61%) Huawei
11 24 (20.87%) IPsec
12 23 (20.00%) MPLS
12 23 (20.00%) CCIE
13 22 (19.13%) Radware
13 22 (19.13%) Redback
13 22 (19.13%) Load Balancing
14 21 (18.26%) Radio Access Network
14 21 (18.26%) Blue Coat
14 21 (18.26%) 2G
14 21 (18.26%) OSPF
15 20 (17.39%) VoIP
15 20 (17.39%) Ethernet
15 20 (17.39%) 4G
16 19 (16.52%) BGP
17 18 (15.65%) Back Office
17 18 (15.65%) Network Architecture
18 16 (13.91%) Network Management

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (2.61%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 51 (44.35%) Firewall
2 36 (31.30%) LTE
3 35 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
4 32 (27.83%) VPN
5 26 (22.61%) 3G
6 24 (20.87%) IPsec
7 23 (20.00%) MPLS
8 21 (18.26%) OSPF
8 21 (18.26%) 2G
8 21 (18.26%) Radio Access Network
9 20 (17.39%) 4G
9 20 (17.39%) VoIP
9 20 (17.39%) Ethernet
10 19 (16.52%) BGP
11 16 (13.91%) SNMP
11 16 (13.91%) Cisco PIX
12 15 (13.04%) FWSM
12 15 (13.04%) UMTS
13 13 (11.30%) WAN
13 13 (11.30%) Network Security
General
1 56 (48.70%) Telecoms
2 18 (15.65%) Back Office
3 11 (9.57%) Finance
4 2 (1.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.87%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (19.13%) Design Engineer
2 16 (13.91%) Transmission Engineer
3 14 (12.17%) IP Engineer
3 14 (12.17%) Back Office Engineer
4 12 (10.43%) Network Engineer
5 8 (6.96%) Analyst
6 7 (6.09%) RF Engineer
6 7 (6.09%) RF Optimisation Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) RAN Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Network Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Consultant
8 5 (4.35%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.48%) Architect
9 4 (3.48%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) Project Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) .NET
1 3 (2.61%) CSS
1 3 (2.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.61%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) PKI
3 2 (1.74%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.87%) PMI
4 1 (0.87%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.35%) UNIX
2 4 (3.48%) Linux
3 3 (2.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.13%) Load Balancing
2 18 (15.65%) Network Architecture
3 16 (13.91%) Network Management
4 10 (8.70%) ITIL
4 10 (8.70%) Change Management
4 10 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (6.96%) Validation
5 8 (6.96%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.09%) Project Management
6 7 (6.09%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.35%) Migration
8 4 (3.48%) Logistics
8 4 (3.48%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.48%) Fault Management
9 3 (2.61%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.61%) WAN Optimisation
9 3 (2.61%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.61%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.48%) C
2 3 (2.61%) C++
2 3 (2.61%) Java
2 3 (2.61%) VBScript
2 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (26.96%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (20.00%) CCIE
3 11 (9.57%) CCNP
4 9 (7.83%) Degree
4 9 (7.83%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.96%) CISSP
6 7 (6.09%) CCDP
6 7 (6.09%) CCSP
6 7 (6.09%) Check Point Certification
7 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.22%) CCSA
7 6 (5.22%) CCSE
8 4 (3.48%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.74%) HNC
9 2 (1.74%) CCNA
10 1 (0.87%) HND
10 1 (0.87%) PMP
10 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) SLA
2 8 (6.96%) QA
3 6 (5.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.22%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.61%) SCOM
1 3 (2.61%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.74%) Netcool
3 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 47 (40.87%) Cisco
2 42 (36.52%) CheckPoint
3 36 (31.30%) Ericsson
3 36 (31.30%) Juniper
4 34 (29.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 26 (22.61%) Huawei
6 22 (19.13%) Redback
6 22 (19.13%) Radware
7 21 (18.26%) Blue Coat
8 16 (13.91%) NEC
9 10 (8.70%) F5
10 9 (7.83%) Citrix
11 7 (6.09%) Microsoft
12 4 (3.48%) Nortel
12 4 (3.48%) Siemens
12 4 (3.48%) TippingPoint
13 3 (2.61%) Crossbeam
13 3 (2.61%) IronPort
13 3 (2.61%) 3Com
13 3 (2.61%) Computacenter
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