The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 131 122 111
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing Nokia 14 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.042% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.10% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 13
Average daily rate
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£265 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £350 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.66% -
Nokia
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1384 987 1232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.03% 41.79% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 593 664
Average daily rate £375 £336 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 77 88
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.17% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £31.14 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Nokia Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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
Bristol - 5 £375 -
Dorset - 2 £265 -
Somerset - - - - 1
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (55.00%) Cisco
1 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) VPN
3 8 (40.00%) CCNA
3 8 (40.00%) HP
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) WAN
5 6 (30.00%) VoIP
5 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (30.00%) Network Security
5 6 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (25.00%) Ericsson
7 4 (20.00%) RNC
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) BGP
7 4 (20.00%) MPLS
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (20.00%) LTE
8 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (15.00%) 2G
8 3 (15.00%) Data Management
8 3 (15.00%) 3G
8 3 (15.00%) IBM

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) VPN
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) VoIP
4 6 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (30.00%) Network Security
5 4 (20.00%) RNC
5 4 (20.00%) BGP
5 4 (20.00%) MPLS
5 4 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (20.00%) LTE
6 3 (15.00%) 2G
6 3 (15.00%) 3G
6 3 (15.00%) ATM
7 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (10.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.00%) OLTP
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Field Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Ericsson Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) Java EE
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) WSDL
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Network Management
6 1 (5.00%) People Management
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.00%) BPEL
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) BPMN
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CCNA
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) COBIT
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
1 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (40.00%) HP
2 8 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper
5 2 (10.00%) CA
5 2 (10.00%) Huawei
5 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (10.00%) IronPort
5 2 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle