The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 currently tracked.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Alcatel-Lucent
Rank 555 507 546
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +39
Contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent 32 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.065% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 9
Average daily rate £235 £281 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.44% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £508 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £200 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -36.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £175.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.71% +821.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £175.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-91.71% +821.05%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25052 22396 27843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.89% 46.96% 46.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14091 11884 14183
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1059 1189 1316
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -

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 24 April 2014.

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 9 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 24 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
England -39 32 £235 -16.44% 1
South East +15 24 £235 -28.78% 1
Berkshire -2 13 £195 -44.28% 1
London -13 6 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Cheltenham - - - -
South West - - - -
Reading - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -

Alcatel-Lucent
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 33 (80.49%) Cisco
2 23 (56.10%) Telecoms
3 22 (53.66%) MPLS
3 22 (53.66%) Ethernet
4 14 (34.15%) Internet
5 13 (31.71%) Juniper
5 13 (31.71%) VoIP
5 13 (31.71%) SDH
6 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
7 11 (26.83%) Degree
7 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
7 11 (26.83%) CCNP
8 10 (24.39%) IPv6
8 10 (24.39%) VPN
8 10 (24.39%) BGP
8 10 (24.39%) Firewall
9 9 (21.95%) ATM
9 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
9 9 (21.95%) Migration
10 8 (19.51%) Brocade
10 8 (19.51%) UNIX
10 8 (19.51%) WAN
11 7 (17.07%) ADSL
11 7 (17.07%) Huawei
11 7 (17.07%) Network Security
11 7 (17.07%) Network Design
12 6 (14.63%) VLAN
12 6 (14.63%) LTE
12 6 (14.63%) C

Alcatel-Lucent
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Ethernet
1 22 (53.66%) MPLS
2 14 (34.15%) Internet
3 13 (31.71%) VoIP
3 13 (31.71%) SDH
4 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
5 10 (24.39%) VPN
5 10 (24.39%) IPv6
5 10 (24.39%) BGP
5 10 (24.39%) Firewall
6 9 (21.95%) ATM
7 8 (19.51%) WAN
8 7 (17.07%) ADSL
8 7 (17.07%) Network Security
9 6 (14.63%) LTE
9 6 (14.63%) LAN
9 6 (14.63%) VLAN
10 5 (12.20%) IPsec
10 5 (12.20%) DNS
11 4 (9.76%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (56.10%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Design Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Network Support
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Support
3 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Security Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Transmission Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) IP Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) IT Support
5 2 (4.88%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Migration
2 7 (17.07%) Network Design
3 3 (7.32%) Fault Management
3 3 (7.32%) Network Management
3 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.88%) Change Management
4 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.88%) Software Deployment
4 2 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.88%) Logistics
4 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.44%) Validation
5 1 (2.44%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.44%) Information Security
5 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) C
1 6 (14.63%) Perl
1 6 (14.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 11 (26.83%) CCNP
3 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) CCNA
5 3 (7.32%) CCIP
5 3 (7.32%) BC Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) CCIE
7 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Cisco
2 13 (31.71%) Juniper
3 8 (19.51%) Brocade
4 7 (17.07%) Huawei
5 4 (9.76%) Avaya
5 4 (9.76%) Cramer
5 4 (9.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 4 (9.76%) Ericsson
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.88%) Nortel
7 2 (4.88%) Nokia
7 2 (4.88%) Siemens
8 1 (2.44%) BT
8 1 (2.44%) NetApp
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix
8 1 (2.44%) VMware
8 1 (2.44%) Mitel
Basingstoke
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £230.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago