The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 543 461 396
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -65
Contract jobs citing Nortel 45 102 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.42% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 41 56
Average daily rate
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£288 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £236 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £493 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25024 24051 26881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.04% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13872 13054 13605
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1078 1195 1394
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 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 30 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -71 42 £285 -18.57% 9
South East -23 21 £215 -14.00%
Berkshire -5 15 £220 -12.10%
London +5 11 £350 +4.86% 2
East of England -15 5 £300 +33.33% 2
City of London +12 4 £350 -31.70%
Surrey -2 4 - -
Guildford - 4 - -
Yorkshire +6 2 £360 - 2
West Yorkshire +2 2 £360 - 1
Birmingham -3 2 £320 -
West Midlands -17 2 £320 -
Reading -2 1 - -
North West -9 1 - - 3
Slough - 1 - -
Swansea - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
West Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -
Wales - - - -
Sale - - - -
Manchester - - - - 3
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Chepstow - - - -

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 65 (46.43%) Cisco
2 50 (35.71%) Avaya
3 44 (31.43%) Telecoms
4 39 (27.86%) LAN
5 38 (27.14%) Firewall
6 35 (25.00%) WAN
7 34 (24.29%) Security Cleared
8 31 (22.14%) SC Cleared
9 30 (21.43%) Ethernet
10 29 (20.71%) Juniper
10 29 (20.71%) Ericsson
11 28 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (20.00%) 3G
12 26 (18.57%) CheckPoint
12 26 (18.57%) Huawei
12 26 (18.57%) Radio Access Network
13 24 (17.14%) Wireless
13 24 (17.14%) 2G
14 22 (15.71%) BT
14 22 (15.71%) Windows
15 21 (15.00%) Nokia
15 21 (15.00%) McAfee
16 20 (14.29%) CCNA
16 20 (14.29%) Oracle
16 20 (14.29%) LTE
17 19 (13.57%) UNIX
18 18 (12.86%) CCNP
18 18 (12.86%) Nortel Meridian
19 17 (12.14%) MS Excel
19 17 (12.14%) Microsoft

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 9 (6.43%) CMS
2 5 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (3.57%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.71%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (12.14%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.71%) MS Office
3 6 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (27.86%) LAN
2 38 (27.14%) Firewall
3 35 (25.00%) WAN
4 30 (21.43%) Ethernet
5 28 (20.00%) 3G
6 26 (18.57%) Radio Access Network
7 24 (17.14%) Wireless
7 24 (17.14%) 2G
8 20 (14.29%) LTE
9 18 (12.86%) Nortel Meridian
10 16 (11.43%) VPN
11 15 (10.71%) Network Security
11 15 (10.71%) SNMP
11 15 (10.71%) MPLS
12 14 (10.00%) ATM
13 13 (9.29%) OSPF
14 12 (8.57%) DWDM
14 12 (8.57%) Telnet
15 11 (7.86%) PBX
15 11 (7.86%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (8.57%) MySQL
2 7 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.57%) Ingres
3 5 (3.57%) MS Access
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (2.86%) MSI
General
1 44 (31.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.29%) Finance
3 3 (2.14%) Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Local Government
4 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Advertising
4 2 (1.43%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) German Language
5 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (24.29%) Network Engineer
2 17 (12.14%) Analyst
3 13 (9.29%) Architect
4 12 (8.57%) Security Engineer
5 10 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (6.43%) Voice Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (5.71%) Design Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) RAN Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) Test Leader
8 7 (5.00%) IP Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Data Network Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Developer
9 6 (4.29%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Consultant
10 5 (3.57%) Network Consultant
10 5 (3.57%) Desktop Support
10 5 (3.57%) Transmission Design Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Transmission Engineer
11 4 (2.86%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.57%) XML
2 8 (5.71%) .NET
3 6 (4.29%) J2EE
4 4 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.43%) HTML
6 1 (0.71%) Web Services
6 1 (0.71%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.29%) Handset
1 6 (4.29%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (2.86%) IVR
3 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.71%) NHS
4 1 (0.71%) Firmware
4 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.71%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.71%) Windows
2 19 (13.57%) UNIX
3 10 (7.14%) Linux
4 6 (4.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.71%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (9.29%) ETL
1 13 (9.29%) ITIL
2 11 (7.86%) Incident Management
3 10 (7.14%) Validation
3 10 (7.14%) Project Management
4 9 (6.43%) Service Management
4 9 (6.43%) Network Design
4 9 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (5.71%) Test Strategy
6 7 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 7 (5.00%) WFM
6 7 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.29%) Network Management
7 6 (4.29%) Web Development
7 6 (4.29%) Change Management
8 5 (3.57%) Migration
8 5 (3.57%) Network Planning
9 4 (2.86%) Performance Management
9 4 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.00%) SQL
2 12 (8.57%) Perl
3 11 (7.86%) C#
3 11 (7.86%) Java
4 9 (6.43%) C++
5 5 (3.57%) VB
6 3 (2.14%) Python
6 3 (2.14%) C
7 2 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 31 (22.14%) SC Cleared
3 28 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (14.29%) CCNA
5 18 (12.86%) CCNP
6 10 (7.14%) Degree
7 7 (5.00%) CCIP
8 5 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.57%) CCIE
9 3 (2.14%) CCSP
9 3 (2.14%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.43%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.43%) CCDA
11 1 (0.71%) CCDP
11 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.71%) MCP
11 1 (0.71%) CCSA
11 1 (0.71%) CCSE
11 1 (0.71%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) SLA
2 3 (2.14%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.43%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (3.57%) OPNET
2 5 (3.57%) SCCM
3 3 (2.14%) MAILsweeper
3 3 (2.14%) BladeLogic
3 3 (2.14%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.71%) OpenView
4 1 (0.71%) Netcool
4 1 (0.71%) WSUS
4 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 65 (46.43%) Cisco
2 50 (35.71%) Avaya
3 29 (20.71%) Juniper
3 29 (20.71%) Ericsson
4 26 (18.57%) CheckPoint
4 26 (18.57%) Huawei
5 22 (15.71%) BT
6 21 (15.00%) Nokia
6 21 (15.00%) McAfee
7 20 (14.29%) Oracle
8 17 (12.14%) Microsoft
9 16 (11.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 15 (10.71%) Blue Coat
11 13 (9.29%) VMware
12 11 (7.86%) Greenplum
12 11 (7.86%) Aruba
13 10 (7.14%) F5
13 10 (7.14%) HP
13 10 (7.14%) Business Objects
14 8 (5.71%) Talend
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