The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Nokia 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 Nokia over the 3 months to 18 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 the Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 503 454 271
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -183
Contract jobs citing Nokia 84 90 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.40% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 122
Average daily rate £350 £325 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £526 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.92% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.67 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.01% -38.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.67 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-13.01% -38.82%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25818 22455 27837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.86% 47.05% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14474 11940 14191
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 1103 1186 1344
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nokia within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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 -87 77 £350 +7.69% 8
South East +3 37 £325 +4.83% 6
London -12 24 £425 +6.25% 2
Berkshire -3 19 £325 +8.33% 5
Surrey 0 14 £313 +0.80%
Reading -2 7 £300 -23.07% 5
City of London -11 7 £425 +51.78%
West Midlands -13 7 £338 -39.73%
South West -22 4 £350 +7.69%
Telford -2 3 £350 -37.50%
Shropshire -6 3 £350 -37.50%
Bristol -13 3 £378 +16.15%
Hampshire +6 2 £525 - 1
Manchester -13 1 - -
North West -17 1 - -
Bridgend - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Nokia 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 Nokia.

1 112 (49.12%) 3G
2 108 (47.37%) Telecoms
3 96 (42.11%) Ericsson
4 75 (32.89%) 2G
5 71 (31.14%) Nortel
6 67 (29.39%) Cisco
7 61 (26.75%) RNC
8 59 (25.88%) Firewall
9 57 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 57 (25.00%) ATM
10 56 (24.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 48 (21.05%) NEC
12 45 (19.74%) DWDM
13 44 (19.30%) Huawei
14 36 (15.79%) LTE
14 36 (15.79%) ETL
15 35 (15.35%) Cisco Certification
16 30 (13.16%) SLA
17 29 (12.72%) LAN
18 26 (11.40%) Radio Access Network
19 25 (10.96%) F5
20 24 (10.53%) Blue Coat
20 24 (10.53%) WAN
21 23 (10.09%) Ethernet
22 22 (9.65%) Windows
22 22 (9.65%) OSPF
22 22 (9.65%) Cisco ASA
23 20 (8.77%) Degree
23 20 (8.77%) BGP
23 20 (8.77%) VPN

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Nokia 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 Nokia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.39%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.19%) IIS
2 5 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.39%) MS Office
3 3 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.44%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 112 (49.12%) 3G
2 75 (32.89%) 2G
3 61 (26.75%) RNC
4 59 (25.88%) Firewall
5 57 (25.00%) ATM
6 45 (19.74%) DWDM
7 36 (15.79%) LTE
8 29 (12.72%) LAN
9 26 (11.40%) Radio Access Network
10 24 (10.53%) WAN
11 23 (10.09%) Ethernet
12 22 (9.65%) OSPF
12 22 (9.65%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (8.77%) BGP
13 20 (8.77%) VPN
14 19 (8.33%) VoIP
15 17 (7.46%) Wireless
15 17 (7.46%) SSL
15 17 (7.46%) Cisco PIX
15 17 (7.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.32%) MySQL
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.88%) MS Access
5 1 (0.44%) DB2
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.44%) KDB
Development Applications
1 5 (2.19%) JIRA
2 3 (1.32%) JMeter
3 2 (0.88%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.88%) LoadUI
4 1 (0.44%) JUnit
4 1 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.44%) Selenium
General
1 108 (47.37%) Telecoms
2 17 (7.46%) Finance
3 7 (3.07%) German Language
4 6 (2.63%) Back Office
5 4 (1.75%) Advertising
6 3 (1.32%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.32%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.88%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.88%) Japanese Language
7 2 (0.88%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Front Office
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Retail
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
8 1 (0.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 69 (30.26%) Field Engineer
2 27 (11.84%) Network Engineer
3 19 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 15 (6.58%) Consultant
5 13 (5.70%) Architect
6 12 (5.26%) Databuild Engineer
7 9 (3.95%) Transmission Engineer
7 9 (3.95%) Transmission Design Engineer
8 8 (3.51%) Network Consultant
9 6 (2.63%) Implementation Engineer
9 6 (2.63%) RAN Engineer
9 6 (2.63%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (2.63%) Security Engineer
10 5 (2.19%) Analyst
10 5 (2.19%) Support Engineer
10 5 (2.19%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (2.19%) Test Engineer
10 5 (2.19%) Network Architect
11 4 (1.75%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.32%) .NET
1 3 (1.32%) SOAP
1 3 (1.32%) Middleware
1 3 (1.32%) iOS SDK
2 2 (0.88%) XML
2 2 (0.88%) HTML
3 1 (0.44%) Xerces
3 1 (0.44%) Xalan
3 1 (0.44%) CORBA
3 1 (0.44%) wxWidgets
3 1 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.07%) Mobile App
1 7 (3.07%) Statistics
2 6 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.19%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.32%) Handset
4 3 (1.32%) PKI
5 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.44%) IVR
6 1 (0.44%) Replication
6 1 (0.44%) Clustering
6 1 (0.44%) e-Health
6 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.65%) Windows
2 14 (6.14%) UNIX
3 10 (4.39%) Linux
4 7 (3.07%) Windows Phone
5 6 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.63%) Android
5 6 (2.63%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.19%) Windows 2000
7 4 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.32%) Solaris
8 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.88%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.88%) AIX
10 1 (0.44%) SUSE
10 1 (0.44%) Debian
10 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (15.79%) ETL
2 18 (7.89%) Service Delivery
3 15 (6.58%) Migration
3 15 (6.58%) Load Balancing
4 12 (5.26%) Network Management
4 12 (5.26%) Network Design
4 12 (5.26%) Network Planning
5 8 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (3.51%) Validation
6 6 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (2.63%) Network Architecture
6 6 (2.63%) Project Management
7 5 (2.19%) Scrum
7 5 (2.19%) Security Management
7 5 (2.19%) ITIL
8 4 (1.75%) Incident Management
8 4 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (1.75%) Test Automation
8 4 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (1.32%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.70%) SQL
2 5 (2.19%) Java
2 5 (2.19%) Perl
3 4 (1.75%) C
3 4 (1.75%) C++
4 2 (0.88%) Korn
5 1 (0.44%) C#
5 1 (0.44%) PHP
5 1 (0.44%) Python
5 1 (0.44%) Lisp
5 1 (0.44%) C-shell
5 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (15.35%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (8.77%) Degree
3 17 (7.46%) CCNA
4 14 (6.14%) CCNP
5 12 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 11 (4.82%) CCIE
6 11 (4.82%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.63%) CISSP
8 5 (2.19%) CCDP
9 4 (1.75%) HND
9 4 (1.75%) CCSA
10 2 (0.88%) CCDA
10 2 (0.88%) CCSP
10 2 (0.88%) CCSE
11 1 (0.44%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.44%) MCP
11 1 (0.44%) MCSE
11 1 (0.44%) MCSA
11 1 (0.44%) CCA
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.16%) SLA
2 12 (5.26%) QA
3 3 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.51%) ProxySG
2 7 (3.07%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.19%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.44%) Snort
5 1 (0.44%) KVM
5 1 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.44%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.44%) qmail
5 1 (0.44%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.44%) Squid
5 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (6.58%) NSN NetAct
2 5 (2.19%) DameWare
2 5 (2.19%) OVSD
2 5 (2.19%) OpenView
3 4 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.32%) WSUS
5 2 (0.88%) SCCM
5 2 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.88%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.44%) Nessus
6 1 (0.44%) Netcool
6 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.44%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 96 (42.11%) Ericsson
2 71 (31.14%) Nortel
3 67 (29.39%) Cisco
4 57 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 56 (24.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 48 (21.05%) NEC
7 44 (19.30%) Huawei
8 25 (10.96%) F5
9 24 (10.53%) Blue Coat
10 19 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 16 (7.02%) Juniper
11 16 (7.02%) Siemens
12 12 (5.26%) HP
13 7 (3.07%) Symantec
13 7 (3.07%) Clearswift
13 7 (3.07%) IBM
14 6 (2.63%) Avaya
14 6 (2.63%) Citrix
14 6 (2.63%) McAfee
14 6 (2.63%) Symbian
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