The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Huawei 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 Huawei over the 3 months to 23 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 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd..

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Huawei
Rank 484 444 466
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +22
Contract jobs citing Huawei 112 107 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.47% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 34
Average daily rate £265 £230 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.21% -15.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £286 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £218 £203 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -19.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £175.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +993.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £175.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +993.75%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25797 22761 27838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.87% 46.96% 45.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14477 12070 14179
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £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 1104 1206 1321
Average hourly rate £17.61 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -

Huawei
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Huawei Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Huawei
Daily Rate Trend

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

Huawei Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Huawei
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Huawei within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Huawei Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Huawei
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Huawei Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Huawei
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Huawei within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Huawei Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Huawei
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Huawei within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 -44 96 £218 -5.43% 3
South East +4 65 £200 -10.61% 3
Berkshire +15 42 £190 -31.22% 3
Reading -4 21 £200 -27.60% 3
London -30 10 £300 +9.09%
City of London -6 4 £300 +57.89%
North West -24 3 £258 +47.14%
Bristol - 3 £425 -
South West - 3 £425 -
Hampshire -7 2 - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Brighouse - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -

Huawei
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Huawei 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 Huawei.

1 139 (63.18%) Telecoms
2 82 (37.27%) Ericsson
3 79 (35.91%) 3G
4 66 (30.00%) 2G
5 65 (29.55%) SDH
6 64 (29.09%) DWDM
7 63 (28.64%) Ethernet
8 57 (25.91%) Radio Access Network
9 56 (25.45%) ATM
9 56 (25.45%) LTE
10 51 (23.18%) MPLS
11 46 (20.91%) Nortel
12 43 (19.55%) Nokia
12 43 (19.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 33 (15.00%) 4G
14 32 (14.55%) Cisco
15 31 (14.09%) OSPF
16 28 (12.73%) UMTS
17 27 (12.27%) Network Design
18 26 (11.82%) NEC
18 26 (11.82%) Juniper
19 25 (11.36%) Project Management
19 25 (11.36%) ETL
20 24 (10.91%) BGP
21 23 (10.45%) VRRP
21 23 (10.45%) VPN
22 22 (10.00%) BT
23 21 (9.55%) Degree
24 20 (9.09%) RNC
24 20 (9.09%) GPRS

Huawei
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Huawei 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 Huawei. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (5.45%) MS Excel
1 12 (5.45%) MS Office
2 2 (0.91%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 79 (35.91%) 3G
2 66 (30.00%) 2G
3 65 (29.55%) SDH
4 64 (29.09%) DWDM
5 63 (28.64%) Ethernet
6 57 (25.91%) Radio Access Network
7 56 (25.45%) ATM
7 56 (25.45%) LTE
8 51 (23.18%) MPLS
9 33 (15.00%) 4G
10 31 (14.09%) OSPF
11 28 (12.73%) UMTS
12 24 (10.91%) BGP
13 23 (10.45%) VRRP
13 23 (10.45%) VPN
14 20 (9.09%) RNC
14 20 (9.09%) GPRS
15 19 (8.64%) GSM
16 18 (8.18%) HSRP
17 17 (7.73%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.45%) MS Access
2 7 (3.18%) MySQL
2 7 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (2.73%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 139 (63.18%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.55%) German Language
2 10 (4.55%) Back Office
3 5 (2.27%) Legal
4 4 (1.82%) Front Office
5 3 (1.36%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.91%) Billing
6 2 (0.91%) French Language
6 2 (0.91%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (15.00%) Design Engineer
2 30 (13.64%) Field Engineer
3 29 (13.18%) Test Engineer
4 25 (11.36%) Network Engineer
4 25 (11.36%) RAN Engineer
4 25 (11.36%) Transmission Engineer
5 17 (7.73%) Architect
5 17 (7.73%) NOC Engineer
6 15 (6.82%) Network Design Engineer
7 14 (6.36%) Transmission Design Engineer
8 12 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.09%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.09%) Senior Architect
10 7 (3.18%) Implementation Engineer
10 7 (3.18%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (2.73%) Commissioning Engineer
11 6 (2.73%) Installations Engineer
11 6 (2.73%) Delivery Manager
11 6 (2.73%) Test and Integration Engineer
11 6 (2.73%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.55%) XML
2 6 (2.73%) .NET
2 6 (2.73%) J2EE
3 4 (1.82%) WAP
4 3 (1.36%) HTML
4 3 (1.36%) SyncML
5 1 (0.45%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 4 (1.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (1.36%) Streaming Video
2 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
3 2 (0.91%) IPTV
4 1 (0.45%) PMI
4 1 (0.45%) CCTV
4 1 (0.45%) CMDB
4 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.45%) STB
4 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.36%) UNIX
2 8 (3.64%) Windows
3 4 (1.82%) Windows 2000
3 4 (1.82%) Windows NT
4 3 (1.36%) Linux
4 3 (1.36%) Android
4 3 (1.36%) bada
4 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.36%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.45%) Solaris
5 1 (0.45%) VMS
5 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.27%) Network Design
2 25 (11.36%) Project Management
2 25 (11.36%) ETL
3 15 (6.82%) Network Management
4 14 (6.36%) Configuration Management
5 13 (5.91%) Fault Management
6 12 (5.45%) Change Management
6 12 (5.45%) Network Planning
6 12 (5.45%) Capacity Management
7 8 (3.64%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.64%) Validation
7 8 (3.64%) Time Management
7 8 (3.64%) Resource Management
7 8 (3.64%) ITIL
8 7 (3.18%) Business Development
8 7 (3.18%) Low Latency
8 7 (3.18%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (2.73%) Network Architecture
9 6 (2.73%) Migration
9 6 (2.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.18%) C
2 12 (5.45%) VB
3 10 (4.55%) SQL
4 9 (4.09%) Java
4 9 (4.09%) Perl
5 6 (2.73%) C#
5 6 (2.73%) C++
6 2 (0.91%) Python
7 1 (0.45%) Ruby
7 1 (0.45%) R
7 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (9.55%) Degree
2 13 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.09%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.64%) JNCIA
6 7 (3.18%) CCNA
7 5 (2.27%) ISEB
8 4 (1.82%) CCNP
8 4 (1.82%) CCIE
8 4 (1.82%) HND
9 3 (1.36%) JNCIS
10 2 (0.91%) CCSP
11 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.73%) SLA
2 3 (1.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.36%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (0.91%) Netcool
3 1 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 82 (37.27%) Ericsson
2 46 (20.91%) Nortel
3 43 (19.55%) Nokia
3 43 (19.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 32 (14.55%) Cisco
5 26 (11.82%) NEC
5 26 (11.82%) Juniper
6 22 (10.00%) BT
7 11 (5.00%) Oracle
8 9 (4.09%) CheckPoint
8 9 (4.09%) Telcordia
9 8 (3.64%) OPNET
9 8 (3.64%) Siemens
10 7 (3.18%) Business Objects
10 7 (3.18%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 7 (3.18%) Greenplum
11 6 (2.73%) Talend
11 6 (2.73%) Cramer
12 4 (1.82%) Amdocs
12 4 (1.82%) Microsoft
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