The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetHawk 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 NetHawk over the 3 months to 4 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 NetHawk Oyj.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetHawk
Rank 577 565 500
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -65
Contract jobs citing NetHawk 4 1 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.002% 0.075%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.004% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Average daily rate
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£110 - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 - £270
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
23858 23073 21233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.42% 45.56% 46.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13643 12590 11164
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 968 990 1250
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

NetHawk
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NetHawk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NetHawk
Daily Rate Trend

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

NetHawk Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NetHawk
Hourly Rate Trend

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

NetHawk Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NetHawk
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetHawk within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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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 -3 2 £110 -
Berkshire - 2 £110 -
South East - 2 £110 -
Newbury - 1 - -

NetHawk
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NetHawk 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 NetHawk.

1 4 (100.00%) Packet Switching
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) GGSN
1 4 (100.00%) SGSN
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) LTE
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) VCP4
4 1 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (25.00%) 4G
4 1 (25.00%) 2G
4 1 (25.00%) GSM
4 1 (25.00%) UMTS
4 1 (25.00%) 3G

NetHawk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NetHawk 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 NetHawk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Packet Switching
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) GGSN
1 4 (100.00%) SGSN
1 4 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) GSM
2 1 (25.00%) UMTS
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks