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 West 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 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 127 118 131
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Nortel 16 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.043% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.095% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 5
Average daily rate £250 £193 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.53% -48.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £193 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 £283 £305
% change year-on-year
-5.30% -7.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1469 1051 1565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.17% 44.69% 43.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 599 878
Average daily rate £363 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £226 £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 87 57 124
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% -43.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.10 £50.00
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 West

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Nortel
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Nortel
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Nortel Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Nortel
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Nortel Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Nortel
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 Nortel within the South West 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
Somerset - 3 £195 - 1
Nortel
England

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 16 (66.67%) Cisco
4 13 (54.17%) Avaya
5 11 (45.83%) WAN
6 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
6 10 (41.67%) Nortel Meridian
7 9 (37.50%) LAN
8 8 (33.33%) Windows
8 8 (33.33%) MS Office
8 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
8 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
9 7 (29.17%) Windows XP
9 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
9 7 (29.17%) Blackberry
9 7 (29.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (29.17%) VMware
10 6 (25.00%) Internet
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.83%) ITIL
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (20.83%) Service Management
12 4 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (16.67%) assyst
12 4 (16.67%) Altiris
12 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (16.67%) Citrix

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (29.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
2 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) WAN
2 10 (41.67%) Nortel Meridian
3 9 (37.50%) LAN
4 6 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (12.50%) PBX
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
6 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Front Office
3 2 (8.33%) Military
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Test Leader
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Design Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Voice Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Technician
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (12.50%) Handset
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
1 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 7 (29.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) WFM
4 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (16.67%) MCP
5 3 (12.50%) CCNP
5 3 (12.50%) CCNA
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (8.33%) CCDP
7 1 (4.17%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (8.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Avaya
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Altiris
6 3 (12.50%) Apple
7 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.17%) Sophos
8 1 (4.17%) TOWER Software
8 1 (4.17%) Polycom
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