The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia Networks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia Networks over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Nokia Networks (formerly Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN), Nokia Siemens Networks).

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia Networks
Rank 627 617 527
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -90
Contract jobs citing Nokia Networks 16 29 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.051% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.12% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
Median daily rate £258 £328 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.37% +6.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £379 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £258 £330 £310
% change year-on-year
-21.96% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
24318 25098 23933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.07% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14876 14729 13223
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 804 1084 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Nokia Networks
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Nokia Networks as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Nokia Networks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Nokia Networks
Daily Rate Trend

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

Nokia Networks Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Nokia Networks
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Nokia Networks Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Nokia Networks
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia Networks within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -26 16 £258 -21.37%
South East -7 12 £225 -31.81%
Berkshire 0 11 £225 -13.46%
Slough +12 8 £225 -
Warrington - 3 £330 -
Cheshire - 3 £330 -
North West - 3 £330 -
Reading +4 2 - -
West Midlands -25 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -

Nokia Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Nokia Networks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Nokia Networks.

1 43 (84.31%) Ericsson
2 41 (80.39%) Telecoms
3 39 (76.47%) Huawei
4 32 (62.75%) Nokia
4 32 (62.75%) 3G
5 25 (49.02%) 4G
6 22 (43.14%) 2G
7 21 (41.18%) BT
8 20 (39.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 19 (37.25%) Siemens
9 19 (37.25%) LTE
9 19 (37.25%) Radio Access Network
9 19 (37.25%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (31.37%) Wireless
10 16 (31.37%) Finance
11 15 (29.41%) Virgin Media
11 15 (29.41%) Arqiva
11 15 (29.41%) ZTE
12 14 (27.45%) Telindus
12 14 (27.45%) NetCracker
12 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
13 13 (25.49%) SLA
13 13 (25.49%) Citrix
13 13 (25.49%) Cramer
13 13 (25.49%) Back Office
13 13 (25.49%) Amdocs OSS
14 12 (23.53%) Nortel
15 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
15 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
15 11 (21.57%) Tellabs

Nokia Networks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (13.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (7.84%) MS Office
5 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 32 (62.75%) 3G
2 25 (49.02%) 4G
3 22 (43.14%) 2G
4 19 (37.25%) LTE
4 19 (37.25%) Radio Access Network
5 16 (31.37%) Wireless
6 8 (15.69%) GSM
7 7 (13.73%) Diameter Protocol
7 7 (13.73%) ISUP
7 7 (13.73%) SGSN
7 7 (13.73%) UMTS
8 5 (9.80%) GGSN
8 5 (9.80%) SS7
9 3 (5.88%) H.323
9 3 (5.88%) MGCP
9 3 (5.88%) MVNO
9 3 (5.88%) VoLTE
10 2 (3.92%) Node B
10 2 (3.92%) SCCP
10 2 (3.92%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (11.76%) MS Access
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 41 (80.39%) Telecoms
2 16 (31.37%) Finance
3 13 (25.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Service Desk Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.80%) 3G Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Designer
3 5 (9.80%) RAN Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) LTE Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Telecoms Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Telecoms Manager
5 3 (5.88%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Core Network Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Optimisation Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Performance Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Quality Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Back Office Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Databuild Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Transmission Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) PMI
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) BBC
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Solaris
1 3 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Project Management
2 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (15.69%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.76%) Fault Analysis
3 6 (11.76%) High Availability
4 5 (9.80%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (9.80%) Fault Management
4 5 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.84%) Line Management
5 4 (7.84%) Logistics
5 4 (7.84%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) C
1 7 (13.73%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) HNC
2 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.92%) CCNP
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.92%) HND
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.96%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.49%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.96%) NFS
2 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (3.92%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 43 (84.31%) Ericsson
2 39 (76.47%) Huawei
3 32 (62.75%) Nokia
4 21 (41.18%) BT
5 20 (39.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 19 (37.25%) Siemens
7 15 (29.41%) Arqiva
7 15 (29.41%) Virgin Media
7 15 (29.41%) ZTE
8 14 (27.45%) NetCracker
8 14 (27.45%) Telindus
9 13 (25.49%) Citrix
9 13 (25.49%) Cramer
10 12 (23.53%) Nortel
11 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
11 11 (21.57%) Tellabs
12 8 (15.69%) Remedy
13 6 (11.76%) Samsung
14 1 (1.96%) F5
14 1 (1.96%) Mapinfo