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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia
Rank 116 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Nokia 23 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% - 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% - 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 12
Average daily rate
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£350 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 - £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £317 £318
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 - -
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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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1254 1048 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.90% 42.09% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 611 651
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 61 74
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.30 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.53% -10.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.01 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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
Wiltshire - 13 £375 - 2
Bristol - 8 £350 -
Dorset - 2 £265 -
Somerset - - - -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 22 (70.97%) Cisco
1 22 (70.97%) CheckPoint
2 15 (48.39%) Firewall
2 15 (48.39%) ITIL
3 12 (38.71%) VPN
4 11 (35.48%) HP
4 11 (35.48%) SolarWinds
5 9 (29.03%) Juniper
6 8 (25.81%) PRINCE
6 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (25.81%) CCNA
6 8 (25.81%) WAN
7 7 (22.58%) IBM
7 7 (22.58%) Ericsson
7 7 (22.58%) BGP
7 7 (22.58%) MPLS
7 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (19.35%) Network Security
8 6 (19.35%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (19.35%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
8 6 (19.35%) VoIP
9 5 (16.13%) CiscoWorks
9 5 (16.13%) Wireless
9 5 (16.13%) OSPF
9 5 (16.13%) CA
9 5 (16.13%) Network Management

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) VPN
3 8 (25.81%) WAN
4 7 (22.58%) BGP
4 7 (22.58%) MPLS
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (19.35%) Network Security
5 6 (19.35%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (19.35%) VoIP
6 5 (16.13%) Wireless
6 5 (16.13%) OSPF
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (16.13%) FWSM
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (16.13%) IP Telephony
6 5 (16.13%) Unified Communications
7 4 (12.90%) 4G
7 4 (12.90%) 3G
7 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) OLTP
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Network Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Field Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Network Support
7 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Quality Manager
8 1 (3.23%) RAN Performance Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) RAN Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Ericsson Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Java EE
1 2 (6.45%) JSON
1 2 (6.45%) REST
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
1 2 (6.45%) SOAP
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
1 2 (6.45%) XSD
1 2 (6.45%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) PRINCE
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (16.13%) Network Management
6 4 (12.90%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Data Management
8 2 (6.45%) People Management
8 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.45%) BPEL
8 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Release Management
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
8 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (25.81%) CCNA
2 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) PMP
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 3 (9.68%) QA
3 2 (6.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) NDS
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco
1 22 (70.97%) CheckPoint
2 11 (35.48%) HP
2 11 (35.48%) SolarWinds
3 9 (29.03%) Juniper
4 7 (22.58%) IBM
4 7 (22.58%) Ericsson
5 5 (16.13%) CA
5 5 (16.13%) IronPort
5 5 (16.13%) Blue Coat
6 4 (12.90%) VMware
7 3 (9.68%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 3 (9.68%) Huawei
8 2 (6.45%) F5
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.23%) Nortel
9 1 (3.23%) NEC
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