The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alcatel-Lucent products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alcatel-Lucent over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Alcatel-Lucent.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Alcatel-Lucent
Rank 570 584 572
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent 49 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.034% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.073% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 3
Average daily rate £363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £255 £375
% change year-on-year
+42.15% -32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22182 23145 22099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.13% 45.68% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 13479 12168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 875 970 963
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.29 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Alcatel-Lucent
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Alcatel-Lucent Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Alcatel-Lucent
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent within the UK.

Alcatel-Lucent Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Alcatel-Lucent
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Alcatel-Lucent Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Alcatel-Lucent
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent within the UK.

Alcatel-Lucent Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Alcatel-Lucent
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +31 47 £363 -9.37% 1
South East +25 26 £325 -
Berkshire +17 15 £363 -
Reading - 8 £363 -
East of England - 7 £363 -
Hampshire +9 6 £295 -
Surrey - 5 - -
Newbury - 5 - -
Guildford - 5 - -
Basingstoke +4 4 £295 -
London -14 4 £324 -19.06%
South West - 4 £363 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £363 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £363 -
West Midlands -12 3 - -
Suffolk - 3 £363 -
Ipswich - 3 £363 -
Swindon - 3 £363 -
Wiltshire - 3 £363 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
City of London - 2 £321 -
Winchester - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
Birmingham -4 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -

Alcatel-Lucent
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Alcatel-Lucent 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 Alcatel-Lucent.

1 36 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 33 (50.00%) Huawei
3 24 (36.36%) Nokia
4 23 (34.85%) Ericsson
4 23 (34.85%) DWDM
4 23 (34.85%) BT
5 19 (28.79%) 3G
5 19 (28.79%) SDH
6 18 (27.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 17 (25.76%) Cisco
7 17 (25.76%) Nortel
8 16 (24.24%) Siemens
8 16 (24.24%) ATM
8 16 (24.24%) ZTE
9 13 (19.70%) Juniper
9 13 (19.70%) Wireless
9 13 (19.70%) NetCracker
10 12 (18.18%) SLA
10 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 11 (16.67%) 4G
12 9 (13.64%) Network Planning
12 9 (13.64%) Finance
13 8 (12.12%) Ethernet
13 8 (12.12%) Change Control
14 7 (10.61%) Ciena
14 7 (10.61%) Degree
14 7 (10.61%) RIP
14 7 (10.61%) OSPF
14 7 (10.61%) Project Management

Alcatel-Lucent
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Alcatel-Lucent 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 Alcatel-Lucent. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.85%) DWDM
2 19 (28.79%) 3G
2 19 (28.79%) SDH
3 16 (24.24%) ATM
4 13 (19.70%) Wireless
5 11 (16.67%) 4G
6 8 (12.12%) Ethernet
7 7 (10.61%) 2G
7 7 (10.61%) OSPF
7 7 (10.61%) RIP
8 6 (9.09%) BGP
9 5 (7.58%) DSL
9 5 (7.58%) RNC
9 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
9 5 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (6.06%) EIGRP
10 4 (6.06%) VoIP
10 4 (6.06%) VRRP
11 3 (4.55%) SNMP
11 3 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) GIS
2 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
General
1 36 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.64%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Back Office
3 3 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) French Language
4 1 (1.52%) German Language
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Designer
2 12 (18.18%) Network Designer
3 11 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Field Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Administrator
6 3 (4.55%) IP Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Back Office Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.03%) Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Incident Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Network Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Network Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Switch Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Handset
2 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.52%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (1.52%) PMI
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Unix
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) Network Planning
2 8 (12.12%) Change Control
3 7 (10.61%) Project Management
4 6 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (7.58%) ITIL
6 4 (6.06%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.06%) Demand Management
6 4 (6.06%) ETL
7 3 (4.55%) Network Design
7 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.55%) Quote-to-Cash
7 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.55%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.03%) Process Management
8 2 (3.03%) Service Management
8 2 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) C
1 3 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.61%) Degree
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
4 5 (7.58%) CCNP
5 3 (4.55%) HND
6 2 (3.03%) HNC
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.52%) PMP
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.55%) Iperf
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Huawei
2 24 (36.36%) Nokia
3 23 (34.85%) BT
3 23 (34.85%) Ericsson
4 18 (27.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 17 (25.76%) Cisco
5 17 (25.76%) Nortel
6 16 (24.24%) Siemens
6 16 (24.24%) ZTE
7 13 (19.70%) Juniper
7 13 (19.70%) NetCracker
8 7 (10.61%) Ciena
9 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
9 5 (7.58%) NEC
10 4 (6.06%) SAP
11 2 (3.03%) Apple
11 2 (3.03%) Aruba
11 2 (3.03%) Cramer
11 2 (3.03%) Remedy
12 1 (1.52%) ComArch