The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia 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 over the 3 months to 30 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 the Nokia Corporation.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia
Rank 597 514 542
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +28
Contract jobs citing Nokia 64 149 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.60% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 77 29
Median daily rate £375 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £380
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%

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
24291 25039 24680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 43.87% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14900 14758 13631
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 £215
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 811 1074 1081
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend

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

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Nokia
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Nokia Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Nokia
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 -48 61 £375 +4.16% 4
West Midlands -14 18 £388 +25.00%
South East -25 16 £423 +30.15%
South West +13 13 £375 +44.23%
Berkshire -25 12 £423 +30.15%
Telford - 10 £388 -
Shropshire - 10 £388 -
London -35 7 £383 -28.83% 1
Bristol - 7 £375 -
East of England +22 6 £294 +109.82% 2
Swindon +6 6 - -
Reading -2 6 £423 +27.21%
Wiltshire -3 6 - -
Cambridgeshire +18 4 £213 +51.78%
Slough +8 4 - -
City of London +37 3 £525 - 1
Guildford +3 3 £270 +17.39%
Surrey -7 3 £270 +17.39%
Huntingdon -2 2 £213 -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £375 - 2
Wales +17 1 - -
West Wales +10 1 - -
Cheshire +6 1 - -
Swansea +6 1 - -
North West -2 1 - -
Winchester -4 1 £550 +37.50%
Hampshire -9 1 £550 +37.50%
Scotland -9 1 £250 -50.00%
Coventry - 1 - -

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Nokia 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.

1 75 (46.58%) Cisco
2 73 (45.34%) CheckPoint
3 66 (40.99%) Firewall
4 63 (39.13%) Telecoms
5 54 (33.54%) 3G
6 48 (29.81%) Huawei
7 45 (27.95%) Ericsson
8 43 (26.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 40 (24.84%) 4G
9 40 (24.84%) Wireless
10 39 (24.22%) F5
10 39 (24.22%) LTE
10 39 (24.22%) Data Centre
11 37 (22.98%) BGP
12 36 (22.36%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (21.12%) OSPF
14 31 (19.25%) Fortinet
14 31 (19.25%) Radio Access Network
15 30 (18.63%) Juniper
15 30 (18.63%) 2G
16 29 (18.01%) Nokia Networks
17 27 (16.77%) BIG-IP
17 27 (16.77%) LAN
18 26 (16.15%) WAN
18 26 (16.15%) Finance
18 26 (16.15%) Service Delivery
19 25 (15.53%) SLA
19 25 (15.53%) VPN
19 25 (15.53%) CSS
20 24 (14.91%) Cisco Certification

Nokia
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 5 (3.11%) Apache
1 5 (3.11%) Apache Spark
1 5 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (3.11%) JBoss
1 5 (3.11%) Tomcat
1 5 (3.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.86%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.62%) IIS
4 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.83%) MS Office
3 10 (6.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (6.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.24%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (40.99%) Firewall
2 54 (33.54%) 3G
3 43 (26.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 40 (24.84%) 4G
4 40 (24.84%) Wireless
5 39 (24.22%) LTE
6 37 (22.98%) BGP
7 36 (22.36%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (21.12%) OSPF
9 31 (19.25%) Radio Access Network
10 30 (18.63%) 2G
11 27 (16.77%) BIG-IP
11 27 (16.77%) LAN
12 26 (16.15%) WAN
13 25 (15.53%) VPN
14 23 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 20 (12.42%) LDAP
16 18 (11.18%) Diameter Protocol
17 16 (9.94%) GSM
17 16 (9.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.73%) Big Data
2 6 (3.73%) MS Access
3 5 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (3.11%) CouchDB
3 5 (3.11%) HBase
3 5 (3.11%) Neo4j
3 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.11%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (3.11%) Parquet
3 5 (3.11%) Redis
4 4 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.24%) JIRA
General
1 63 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 26 (16.15%) Finance
3 17 (10.56%) Back Office
4 8 (4.97%) Front Office
5 1 (0.62%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Billing
5 1 (0.62%) French Language
5 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 40 (24.84%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.66%) Analyst
3 17 (10.56%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (10.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (9.94%) Network Analyst
5 10 (6.21%) Architect
5 10 (6.21%) Mobile Engineer
5 10 (6.21%) RAN Engineer
6 9 (5.59%) Cisco Analyst
6 9 (5.59%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 9 (5.59%) Network Specialist
6 9 (5.59%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (4.97%) 3G Engineer
7 8 (4.97%) Design Engineer
7 8 (4.97%) Network Security Analyst
7 8 (4.97%) Security Analyst
8 7 (4.35%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 7 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
8 7 (4.35%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 7 (4.35%) Network Monitoring Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.53%) CSS
2 17 (10.56%) SOAP
3 15 (9.32%) SPML
4 10 (6.21%) Middleware
5 7 (4.35%) 802.1X
6 5 (3.11%) Akka
6 5 (3.11%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.11%) Apache Avro
6 5 (3.11%) CSS3
6 5 (3.11%) GraphX
6 5 (3.11%) HTML
6 5 (3.11%) HTML5
6 5 (3.11%) ODBC
6 5 (3.11%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (3.11%) REST
6 5 (3.11%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.62%) Web Services
7 1 (0.62%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.22%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.07%) User Experience
4 8 (4.97%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.73%) PMI
6 3 (1.86%) Statistics
7 2 (1.24%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.24%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.24%) BYOD
7 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.24%) iPad
7 2 (1.24%) iPhone
7 2 (1.24%) IPTV
7 2 (1.24%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.24%) STB
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.62%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.18%) Linux
2 11 (6.83%) Unix
2 11 (6.83%) Windows
3 8 (4.97%) Solaris
4 5 (3.11%) Mesosphere
5 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.24%) Android
6 2 (1.24%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.24%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.62%) VMS
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.15%) Service Delivery
2 23 (14.29%) ITIL
3 22 (13.66%) Network Management
4 20 (12.42%) Change Management
4 20 (12.42%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (12.42%) Load Balancing
4 20 (12.42%) Network Design
5 19 (11.80%) Performance Monitoring
6 17 (10.56%) Project Management
7 15 (9.32%) Network Architecture
8 14 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (8.07%) ITIL V3
10 12 (7.45%) High Availability
11 10 (6.21%) Integration Testing
11 10 (6.21%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (4.97%) Demand Management
13 7 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.35%) PRINCE2
14 6 (3.73%) Migration
14 6 (3.73%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.94%) SQL
2 10 (6.21%) C
3 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.11%) Scala
3 5 (3.11%) TypeScript
4 4 (2.48%) Python
5 3 (1.86%) Ruby
5 3 (1.86%) VBA
6 2 (1.24%) MapBasic
6 2 (1.24%) Perl
6 2 (1.24%) VB
7 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.62%) Java
7 1 (0.62%) Korn
7 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (14.91%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (11.80%) CCNP
3 18 (11.18%) HNC
4 14 (8.70%) CCNA
5 12 (7.45%) HND
6 10 (6.21%) Degree
7 9 (5.59%) CCDP
8 8 (4.97%) Security Cleared
9 7 (4.35%) CCSA
9 7 (4.35%) CCSE
10 6 (3.73%) CCIE
10 6 (3.73%) PMI Certification
10 6 (3.73%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.48%) CCDA
11 4 (2.48%) CCVP
12 2 (1.24%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.24%) PMP
13 1 (0.62%) CISSP
13 1 (0.62%) ISEB
13 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.53%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.56%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (4.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.11%) Docker
5 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.62%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.62%) Snort
5 1 (0.62%) vCloud
5 1 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (9.94%) OPNET
2 14 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
2 14 (8.70%) NSN NetAct
3 8 (4.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (3.73%) Amdocs OSS
5 5 (3.11%) Ansible
5 5 (3.11%) Control-M
5 5 (3.11%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.11%) MIMEsweeper
5 5 (3.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (3.11%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (3.11%) SCCM
6 4 (2.48%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.62%) OpenView
7 1 (0.62%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 75 (46.58%) Cisco
2 73 (45.34%) CheckPoint
3 48 (29.81%) Huawei
4 45 (27.95%) Ericsson
5 39 (24.22%) F5
6 31 (19.25%) Fortinet
7 30 (18.63%) Juniper
8 29 (18.01%) Nokia Networks
9 24 (14.91%) BT
9 24 (14.91%) SolarWinds
10 20 (12.42%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 19 (11.80%) Riverbed
11 19 (11.80%) Virgin Media
12 18 (11.18%) Siemens
13 16 (9.94%) BMC
14 15 (9.32%) Microsoft
15 14 (8.70%) Arqiva
16 13 (8.07%) CA
16 13 (8.07%) ZTE
17 12 (7.45%) NetCracker