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 West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 18 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 West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 140 118 143
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +25
Contract jobs citing Nokia 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.48% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.92% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.67 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-13.01% -38.82%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1465 1038 1565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.23% 44.63% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 593 878
Average daily rate £363 £364 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -9.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 56 124
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.95 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -44.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Nokia
England

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Nokia
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Bristol -13 3 £378 +16.15%
Dorset - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Huawei
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) FWSM
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) IronPort
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) FWSM
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Huawei
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (25.00%) IronPort
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat