The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia
Rank 71 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Nokia 20 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.42% 0.24% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 3.09% 0.51% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Average daily rate
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£248 £260 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.80% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £260 £438
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 Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
647 590 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 45.85% 47.05% 49.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 297 334
Average daily rate £355 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 65
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.54 £13.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £24.90 £38.50
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 Surrey

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Nokia
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Nokia Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 37 (77.08%) Ericsson
2 36 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 22 (45.83%) NEC
4 21 (43.75%) Back Office
5 20 (41.67%) Ethernet
6 17 (35.42%) LTE
7 14 (29.17%) 3G
7 14 (29.17%) 2G
8 13 (27.08%) Radio Access Network
9 12 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 12 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
9 12 (25.00%) Network Planning
9 12 (25.00%) Firewall
9 12 (25.00%) VPN
10 11 (22.92%) Nortel
10 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
10 11 (22.92%) Cisco
10 11 (22.92%) Perl
10 11 (22.92%) SQL
10 11 (22.92%) Oracle
11 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
11 10 (20.83%) Network Architecture
11 10 (20.83%) Oracle Cash Management
12 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (16.67%) Huawei
14 7 (14.58%) MPLS
14 7 (14.58%) BGP
14 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
15 6 (12.50%) FWSM

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) Ethernet
2 17 (35.42%) LTE
3 14 (29.17%) 3G
3 14 (29.17%) 2G
4 13 (27.08%) Radio Access Network
5 12 (25.00%) Firewall
5 12 (25.00%) VPN
6 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (14.58%) MPLS
7 7 (14.58%) BGP
8 6 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (12.50%) FWSM
8 6 (12.50%) OSPF
8 6 (12.50%) SNMP
8 6 (12.50%) UMTS
8 6 (12.50%) IPsec
9 5 (10.42%) VoIP
9 5 (10.42%) RSVP
9 5 (10.42%) VRRP
9 5 (10.42%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) MS Access
1 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 36 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 21 (43.75%) Back Office
3 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Transmission Engineer
2 18 (37.50%) Back Office Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) RAN Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Configuration Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) RAN Configuration Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Design Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) IP Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Firewall Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Databuild Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Security Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Network Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Network Planning
2 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
2 10 (20.83%) Network Architecture
3 6 (12.50%) Network Management
4 4 (8.33%) Validation
5 3 (6.25%) Service Management
5 3 (6.25%) Change Management
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (4.17%) ITIL
6 2 (4.17%) ITSM
7 1 (2.08%) Network Design
7 1 (2.08%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) Perl
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.50%) HNC
2 6 (12.50%) CCIE
3 5 (10.42%) HND
4 1 (2.08%) CCSP
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) CCDP
4 1 (2.08%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 37 (77.08%) Ericsson
2 22 (45.83%) NEC
3 12 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 11 (22.92%) Nortel
4 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
4 11 (22.92%) Cisco
4 11 (22.92%) Oracle
5 8 (16.67%) Huawei
6 6 (12.50%) Juniper
6 6 (12.50%) Redback
6 6 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 6 (12.50%) Radware
7 4 (8.33%) F5
7 4 (8.33%) TippingPoint
8 2 (4.17%) Crossbeam
8 2 (4.17%) 3Com
9 1 (2.08%) Apple
9 1 (2.08%) Mapinfo