The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nortel 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 Nortel over the 3 months to 3 September 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 the Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nortel
Rank 580 543 496
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -47
Contract jobs citing Nortel 50 73 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 43 38
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £192 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £22.14 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.14 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.75%

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
25534 25780 24676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.60% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15145 14434 13654
Average daily rate £400 £382 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% -0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 1095 1118 1116
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Nortel
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Nortel
Daily Rate Trend

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

Nortel Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Nortel
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nortel within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Nortel Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Nortel
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Nortel Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Nortel
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nortel within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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 -37 39 £355 +4.10% 4
London +3 20 £465 +25.25% 1
Wales -7 6 £480 -
Swansea +3 5 £515 -
West Wales +1 5 £515 -
South West - 5 £275 -
City of London +13 4 £465 +30.52% 1
South East -33 4 £260 +18.31% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £275 -
Guildford 0 3 £260 -
Surrey -6 3 £260 -
Scotland -8 3 - - 1
West Midlands +8 2 £270 -15.62%
Chippenham - 2 £275 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Birmingham +5 1 - -
East of England +1 1 £330 +10.00% 1
West Yorkshire -23 1 - -
Yorkshire -26 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £325 -
Staffordshire - 1 £270 -
South Wales - 1 £450 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Newport - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Stafford - 1 £270 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £330 -

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Nortel 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 Nortel.

1 71 (62.28%) Cisco
2 56 (49.12%) Firewall
3 53 (46.49%) CheckPoint
4 47 (41.23%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (39.47%) Nokia
5 45 (39.47%) WAN
6 44 (38.60%) Avaya
7 40 (35.09%) LAN
8 39 (34.21%) Telecoms
9 33 (28.95%) Blue Coat
9 33 (28.95%) 3G
10 32 (28.07%) Ericsson
11 31 (27.19%) Linux
11 31 (27.19%) Wireless
12 30 (26.32%) Juniper
13 29 (25.44%) VoIP
14 27 (23.68%) UNIX
14 27 (23.68%) 2G
14 27 (23.68%) Huawei
14 27 (23.68%) Data Centre
15 26 (22.81%) BIG-IP
16 25 (21.93%) Oracle
17 23 (20.18%) OSPF
17 23 (20.18%) BGP
17 23 (20.18%) SAN
18 21 (18.42%) Symantec
19 20 (17.54%) Windows
19 20 (17.54%) DNS
20 19 (16.67%) CCNP
20 19 (16.67%) SQL

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Nortel 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 Nortel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (13.16%) MS Office
2 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) MS Project
5 1 (0.88%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Metrica
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (49.12%) Firewall
2 45 (39.47%) WAN
3 40 (35.09%) LAN
4 33 (28.95%) 3G
5 31 (27.19%) Wireless
6 29 (25.44%) VoIP
7 27 (23.68%) 2G
8 26 (22.81%) BIG-IP
9 23 (20.18%) OSPF
9 23 (20.18%) BGP
9 23 (20.18%) SAN
10 20 (17.54%) DNS
11 19 (16.67%) MPLS
11 19 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (14.04%) Radio Access Network
12 16 (14.04%) 4G
13 15 (13.16%) VPN
14 14 (12.28%) ATM
14 14 (12.28%) DHCP
14 14 (12.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.26%) MySQL
1 6 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.39%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.63%) MS Access
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (34.21%) Telecoms
2 17 (14.91%) Finance
3 2 (1.75%) German Language
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (25.44%) Network Engineer
2 23 (20.18%) Architect
3 17 (14.91%) Infrastructure Architect
3 17 (14.91%) Network Architect
4 11 (9.65%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (9.65%) Developer
4 11 (9.65%) Field Engineer
5 6 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (5.26%) Data Network Engineer
5 6 (5.26%) Communications Engineer
6 5 (4.39%) Designer
6 5 (4.39%) Consultant
7 4 (3.51%) Network Support
7 4 (3.51%) Senior Communications Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) Network Specialist
7 4 (3.51%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (2.63%) RAN Engineer
8 3 (2.63%) Avaya Engineer
8 3 (2.63%) Telecoms Engineer
8 3 (2.63%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.53%) Middleware
2 6 (5.26%) XML
3 5 (4.39%) 802.1X
3 5 (4.39%) .NET
4 4 (3.51%) Web Services
5 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.75%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (4.39%) IVR
4 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.75%) DataPower
6 2 (1.75%) e-Health
6 2 (1.75%) PMI
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.19%) Linux
2 27 (23.68%) UNIX
3 20 (17.54%) Windows
4 16 (14.04%) Solaris
5 14 (12.28%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.67%) Network Design
2 14 (12.28%) ETL
3 13 (11.40%) Configuration Management
3 13 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (11.40%) Network Architecture
4 12 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 10 (8.77%) ITIL
6 9 (7.89%) Network Management
7 8 (7.02%) Migration
8 6 (5.26%) Change Management
8 6 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 6 (5.26%) Change Control
9 4 (3.51%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (3.51%) Web Development
9 4 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.51%) Project Management
9 4 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.63%) Line Management
10 3 (2.63%) DDoS Mitigation
10 3 (2.63%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.67%) SQL
2 12 (10.53%) Perl
3 10 (8.77%) C++
4 6 (5.26%) C#
5 4 (3.51%) Java
5 4 (3.51%) VBScript
6 3 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.63%) Python
6 3 (2.63%) Tcl
6 3 (2.63%) MapBasic
6 3 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.88%) C
7 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (41.23%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (16.67%) CCNP
2 19 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 15 (13.16%) SC Cleared
4 13 (11.40%) CCNA
5 7 (6.14%) CCDA
6 6 (5.26%) CCSA
7 5 (4.39%) Degree
7 5 (4.39%) CCDP
7 5 (4.39%) CCIE
8 4 (3.51%) CCIP
9 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.75%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.75%) MBA
10 1 (0.88%) CCSE
10 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) MCP
10 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.91%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.63%) vSphere
3 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.75%) XenApp
4 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (12.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (12.28%) Control-M
1 14 (12.28%) BladeLogic
2 6 (5.26%) NetCrunch
2 6 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (3.51%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.63%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.88%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.88%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 71 (62.28%) Cisco
2 53 (46.49%) CheckPoint
3 45 (39.47%) Nokia
4 44 (38.60%) Avaya
5 33 (28.95%) Blue Coat
6 32 (28.07%) Ericsson
7 30 (26.32%) Juniper
8 27 (23.68%) Huawei
9 25 (21.93%) Oracle
10 21 (18.42%) Symantec
11 16 (14.04%) F5
12 15 (13.16%) CA
13 14 (12.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 11 (9.65%) SolarWinds
14 11 (9.65%) NEC
15 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
16 7 (6.14%) Dell
17 6 (5.26%) HP
17 6 (5.26%) SonicWALL
18 5 (4.39%) Polycom
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