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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nokia Networks
UK
Rank 568 599 494
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -105
Contract jobs citing Nokia Networks 14 28 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.055% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.070% 0.13% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 27
Median daily rate £220 £254 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.21% -12.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £254 £283
% change year-on-year
-13.21% -10.26%
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
19951 22015 23228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.31% 43.32% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12263 12930 13629
Median daily rate £420 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 753 865 1024
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 7 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +10 14 £220 -13.21%
South East +17 13 £220 -13.21%
Berkshire +19 10 £220 -
Reading +15 5 - -
Surrey +12 3 - -
Guildford -7 3 - -
Slough - 2 £220 -

Nokia Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 26 (89.66%) 3G
2 25 (86.21%) Huawei
3 22 (75.86%) 2G
3 22 (75.86%) 4G
4 20 (68.97%) Ericsson
5 15 (51.72%) Nokia
5 15 (51.72%) Back Office
6 14 (48.28%) ITIL
7 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
7 13 (44.83%) CCIE
7 13 (44.83%) CCNP
7 13 (44.83%) CCNA
7 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (44.83%) Juniper
7 13 (44.83%) Cisco
7 13 (44.83%) Wireshark
8 11 (37.93%) LTE
9 10 (34.48%) Radio Access Network
10 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
11 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
12 6 (20.69%) Nortel
12 6 (20.69%) Tellabs
13 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
14 4 (13.79%) SQL
14 4 (13.79%) MS Office
14 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (13.79%) Citrix
14 4 (13.79%) Cramer
14 4 (13.79%) Amdocs OSS

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:

Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
3 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 26 (89.66%) 3G
2 22 (75.86%) 2G
2 22 (75.86%) 4G
3 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
3 13 (44.83%) Wireshark
4 11 (37.93%) LTE
5 10 (34.48%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (10.34%) GSM
6 3 (10.34%) UMTS
6 3 (10.34%) VoLTE
7 2 (6.90%) ATM
7 2 (6.90%) DHCP
7 2 (6.90%) DNS
7 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
7 2 (6.90%) GPRS
7 2 (6.90%) SNMP
7 2 (6.90%) Telnet
7 2 (6.90%) Wireless
8 1 (3.45%) TCAP
8 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.90%) MS Access
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
General
1 15 (51.72%) Back Office
2 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) German Language
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) RAN Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) 3G Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 4G Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) LTE Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior RAN Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Business Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.45%) Database Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) ETL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) UMTS Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
2 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (10.34%) ETL
2 3 (10.34%) Fault Analysis
2 3 (10.34%) Fault Management
2 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
2 3 (10.34%) WFM
3 2 (6.90%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.90%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.45%) Network Management
4 1 (3.45%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (3.45%) Presales
4 1 (3.45%) Radio Network Optimisation
4 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) C++
2 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) CCIE
1 13 (44.83%) CCNA
1 13 (44.83%) CCNP
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (3.45%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Huawei
2 20 (68.97%) Ericsson
3 15 (51.72%) Nokia
4 13 (44.83%) Cisco
4 13 (44.83%) Juniper
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) Nortel
6 6 (20.69%) Tellabs
7 4 (13.79%) Citrix
7 4 (13.79%) Cramer
8 3 (10.34%) Greenplum
8 3 (10.34%) Samsung
9 2 (6.90%) NEC
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle
9 2 (6.90%) Remedy
10 1 (3.45%) ION Trading
10 1 (3.45%) Mapinfo