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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 137 106 125
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +19
Contract jobs citing Nokia 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.54% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £28.00
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1258 918 1254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.37% 42.88% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 539 675
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 65 100
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £11.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.35 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 1 August 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
Wiltshire - 5 - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (62.50%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) 2G
3 3 (37.50%) 3G
3 3 (37.50%) Huawei
3 3 (37.50%) LTE
3 3 (37.50%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (25.00%) Network Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Mapinfo
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Back Office
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) Linux

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (62.50%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (37.50%) 2G
2 3 (37.50%) 3G
2 3 (37.50%) LTE
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) ATM
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) RNC
4 1 (12.50%) FWSM
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Fault Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Huawei
2 2 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Mapinfo
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) IronPort