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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nokia
Rank 79 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing Nokia 14 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.98% 0.43% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.12% 0.80% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate
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£248 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 -
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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
661 751 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 46.35% 54.30% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 362 275
Average daily rate £350 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £140 £163
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 30 48 34
Average hourly rate £15.75 £24.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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
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 27 March 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 35 (87.50%) Ericsson
2 30 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 19 (47.50%) NEC
4 18 (45.00%) Back Office
5 16 (40.00%) 2G
5 16 (40.00%) 3G
6 15 (37.50%) Perl
6 15 (37.50%) SQL
6 15 (37.50%) Oracle
6 15 (37.50%) Network Planning
6 15 (37.50%) LTE
6 15 (37.50%) NSN NetAct
6 15 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
7 13 (32.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 13 (32.50%) Nortel
7 13 (32.50%) Oracle Cash Management
8 12 (30.00%) Ethernet
9 8 (20.00%) HNC
10 7 (17.50%) HND
10 7 (17.50%) Electronics
11 5 (12.50%) Project Management
12 4 (10.00%) NetScreen
12 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
12 4 (10.00%) Firewall
12 4 (10.00%) MS Access
12 4 (10.00%) VPN
12 4 (10.00%) Finance
12 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
12 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
12 4 (10.00%) TippingPoint

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Business Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) 3G
1 16 (40.00%) 2G
2 15 (37.50%) LTE
2 15 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (10.00%) VPN
4 4 (10.00%) NetScreen
4 4 (10.00%) Firewall
4 4 (10.00%) Junos
4 4 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.00%) Wireless
5 2 (5.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (5.00%) GSM
5 2 (5.00%) UMTS
6 1 (2.50%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) MPLS
6 1 (2.50%) OSPF
6 1 (2.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MS Access
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 30 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (45.00%) Back Office
3 7 (17.50%) Electronics
4 4 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Transmission Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) Back Office Engineer
3 13 (32.50%) RAN Engineer
4 11 (27.50%) RAN Configuration Engineer
4 11 (27.50%) Configuration Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Firewall Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) Databuild Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Network Security Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Network Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Network Planning
2 5 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 3 (7.50%) Change Management
5 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) Perl
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) HNC
2 7 (17.50%) HND
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) Ericsson
2 19 (47.50%) NEC
3 15 (37.50%) Oracle
4 13 (32.50%) Nortel
4 13 (32.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 4 (10.00%) F5
5 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.00%) TippingPoint
5 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (7.50%) Huawei
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (5.00%) Siemens
8 1 (2.50%) Apple