The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Nortel 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 Nortel over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 213 198 196
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing Nortel 33 32 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.79% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Average daily rate £289 £258 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% -16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £133 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £343 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 £283 £305
% change year-on-year
-5.30% -7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4654 4075 5404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.96% 48.62% 50.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2323 1980 2368
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £209 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 324 368
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Nortel
England

Nortel
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Nortel
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nortel across the South East region.

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Nortel
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nortel across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Nortel Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Nortel
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Nortel Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Nortel
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 Nortel within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -5 15 £214 +61.32%
Berkshire -13 14 £313 +13.63% 2
Middlesex - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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England

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Nortel 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 Nortel.

1 31 (58.49%) Telecoms
2 25 (47.17%) 3G
3 23 (43.40%) Radio Access Network
4 22 (41.51%) Huawei
5 20 (37.74%) 2G
5 20 (37.74%) Ericsson
6 19 (35.85%) Ethernet
7 18 (33.96%) Cisco
8 17 (32.08%) DWDM
9 16 (30.19%) LTE
10 15 (28.30%) Nokia
10 15 (28.30%) VPN
10 15 (28.30%) ATM
11 13 (24.53%) Windows
12 12 (22.64%) SDH
12 12 (22.64%) Avaya
12 12 (22.64%) BT
13 11 (20.75%) NEC
13 11 (20.75%) Oracle
13 11 (20.75%) MS Office
14 10 (18.87%) PBX
14 10 (18.87%) ITIL
14 10 (18.87%) MS Access
14 10 (18.87%) OSPF
14 10 (18.87%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 9 (16.98%) Degree
15 9 (16.98%) BGP
15 9 (16.98%) VRRP
15 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
15 9 (16.98%) SQL

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Nortel 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 Nortel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.32%) Live Communications Server
2 6 (11.32%) Lync
2 6 (11.32%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Office
2 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (47.17%) 3G
2 23 (43.40%) Radio Access Network
3 20 (37.74%) 2G
4 19 (35.85%) Ethernet
5 17 (32.08%) DWDM
6 16 (30.19%) LTE
7 15 (28.30%) ATM
7 15 (28.30%) VPN
8 12 (22.64%) SDH
9 10 (18.87%) PBX
9 10 (18.87%) OSPF
10 9 (16.98%) BGP
10 9 (16.98%) MPLS
10 9 (16.98%) VRRP
11 8 (15.09%) Firewall
11 8 (15.09%) Wireless
11 8 (15.09%) RSVP
11 8 (15.09%) DNS
11 8 (15.09%) HSRP
12 7 (13.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MS Access
2 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (11.32%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (58.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Design Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) RAN Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Field Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Transmission Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Transmission Design Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) XML
2 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 5 (9.43%) J2EE
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) PKI
2 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.89%) Handset
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.32%) UNIX
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Solaris
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) ETL
3 7 (13.21%) Network Design
4 6 (11.32%) Network Planning
4 6 (11.32%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (11.32%) Service Management
4 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (11.32%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (9.43%) Project Management
5 5 (9.43%) Web Development
6 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.66%) ERP
6 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.77%) Change Management
7 2 (3.77%) Validation
7 2 (3.77%) Fault Management
7 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.89%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) VB
2 8 (15.09%) Perl
3 5 (9.43%) C#
3 5 (9.43%) C++
3 5 (9.43%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.32%) MCTS
3 6 (11.32%) MCITP
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.55%) CCNA
6 3 (5.66%) CCNP
7 2 (3.77%) CCIP
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.89%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Huawei
2 20 (37.74%) Ericsson
3 18 (33.96%) Cisco
4 15 (28.30%) Nokia
5 12 (22.64%) Avaya
5 12 (22.64%) BT
6 11 (20.75%) NEC
6 11 (20.75%) Oracle
7 10 (18.87%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 7 (13.21%) OPNET
8 7 (13.21%) Business Objects
8 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.32%) Lotus
9 6 (11.32%) Greenplum
10 5 (9.43%) Talend
10 5 (9.43%) Juniper
11 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
11 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
12 2 (3.77%) WatchGuard
12 2 (3.77%) Mapinfo