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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nortel
Rank 526 456 460
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +4
Contract jobs citing Nortel 52 101 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.45% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 39 21
Average daily rate
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£300 £331 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £270
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
23240 22263 21210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.82% 45.71% 47.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13636 12427 11082
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £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 1018 989 1316
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.32 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.03% -8.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 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 23 January 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 -57 46 £320 -24.70% 8
South East -21 22 £310 -20.00% 4
Surrey +4 11 £248 -9.17%
Berkshire +4 10 £369 -22.36% 1
London -11 10 £256 -43.05% 2
Manchester -1 7 £375 -11.76%
North West -6 7 £375 -11.76%
City of London +11 3 £400 -15.78% 1
Bracknell - 3 £300 -
Slough - 3 £315 -
Reading +5 2 £400 -15.78%
East of England +7 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -11 1 - -
South West -25 1 £268 +52.85% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £268 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £363 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Preston - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Redditch - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - - 1
Swansea - - - -

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 103 (63.58%) Cisco
2 70 (43.21%) Cisco Certification
3 67 (41.36%) Firewall
4 56 (34.57%) Avaya
5 54 (33.33%) CCNP
6 52 (32.10%) CheckPoint
7 49 (30.25%) CCNA
8 48 (29.63%) WAN
9 45 (27.78%) Wireless
10 41 (25.31%) LAN
11 36 (22.22%) ITIL
12 33 (20.37%) Juniper
12 33 (20.37%) Ericsson
13 31 (19.14%) Microsoft
14 30 (18.52%) Oracle
14 30 (18.52%) UNIX
15 29 (17.90%) 3G
16 28 (17.28%) CCIE
16 28 (17.28%) Telecoms
16 28 (17.28%) 2G
16 28 (17.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 28 (17.28%) Radio Access Network
17 26 (16.05%) Linux
18 25 (15.43%) MPLS
18 25 (15.43%) F5
18 25 (15.43%) LTE
19 23 (14.20%) Change Control
19 23 (14.20%) OSPF
19 23 (14.20%) SAN
19 23 (14.20%) SQL

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (6.17%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.32%) Lync
2 7 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.09%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.85%) IIS
4 3 (1.85%) Live Communications Server
5 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.62%) GroupWise
Applications
1 22 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 21 (12.96%) MS Office
3 14 (8.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (3.09%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 67 (41.36%) Firewall
2 48 (29.63%) WAN
3 45 (27.78%) Wireless
4 41 (25.31%) LAN
5 29 (17.90%) 3G
6 28 (17.28%) 2G
6 28 (17.28%) Radio Access Network
7 25 (15.43%) MPLS
7 25 (15.43%) LTE
8 23 (14.20%) OSPF
8 23 (14.20%) SAN
9 22 (13.58%) BGP
9 22 (13.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (12.96%) TCP/IP
11 20 (12.35%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (12.35%) NAS
12 19 (11.73%) BIG-IP
13 17 (10.49%) VoIP
14 15 (9.26%) VPN
14 15 (9.26%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 9 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (4.94%) MySQL
3 7 (4.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.09%) SAP BW
4 5 (3.09%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.09%) DB2
5 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.23%) MS Access
7 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 28 (17.28%) Telecoms
2 19 (11.73%) Finance
3 9 (5.56%) Banking
4 4 (2.47%) Back Office
5 3 (1.85%) Electronics
6 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.62%) Billing
7 1 (0.62%) German Language
7 1 (0.62%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.62%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 53 (32.72%) Network Engineer
2 14 (8.64%) Analyst
3 13 (8.02%) Support Engineer
4 12 (7.41%) Developer
5 11 (6.79%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (6.79%) Security Engineer
6 10 (6.17%) RAN Engineer
7 9 (5.56%) Technical Project Leader
7 9 (5.56%) Project Leader
8 8 (4.94%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (4.32%) Architect
9 7 (4.32%) Network Support
9 7 (4.32%) Field Engineer
9 7 (4.32%) Voice Engineer
10 6 (3.70%) Network Analyst
10 6 (3.70%) Telephony Engineer
11 5 (3.09%) Consultant
11 5 (3.09%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (3.09%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.32%) XML
2 6 (3.70%) WAP
3 5 (3.09%) .NET
4 4 (2.47%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (1.85%) Middleware
5 3 (1.85%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.70%) Life Science
3 5 (3.09%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.09%) Streaming Media
3 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.47%) IVR
5 3 (1.85%) PKI
5 3 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.23%) FMCG
6 2 (1.23%) e-Health
7 1 (0.62%) NHS
7 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.62%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.52%) UNIX
2 26 (16.05%) Linux
3 19 (11.73%) Windows
4 5 (3.09%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.47%) Solaris
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.85%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.22%) ITIL
2 23 (14.20%) Change Control
3 18 (11.11%) Migration
4 17 (10.49%) Load Balancing
5 12 (7.41%) Fault Management
5 12 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 10 (6.17%) Performance Management
6 10 (6.17%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (6.17%) Network Planning
6 10 (6.17%) ETL
7 9 (5.56%) WFM
8 8 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (4.94%) Network Management
8 8 (4.94%) Change Management
9 7 (4.32%) Validation
10 6 (3.70%) Low Latency
10 6 (3.70%) Time Management
10 6 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.70%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.20%) SQL
2 21 (12.96%) Perl
3 10 (6.17%) C#
3 10 (6.17%) C++
4 5 (3.09%) Java
4 5 (3.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 70 (43.21%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (33.33%) CCNP
3 49 (30.25%) CCNA
4 28 (17.28%) CCIE
5 20 (12.35%) Degree
6 15 (9.26%) Security Cleared
6 15 (9.26%) SC Cleared
7 9 (5.56%) CCSP
7 9 (5.56%) CCSE
8 7 (4.32%) CCIP
9 6 (3.70%) CCSA
9 6 (3.70%) CCVP
10 4 (2.47%) MCP
11 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.85%) HNC
11 3 (1.85%) HND
12 2 (1.23%) MCTS
12 2 (1.23%) MCITP
13 1 (0.62%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.79%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (9.26%) ProxySG
1 15 (9.26%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (8.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.62%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (6.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (5.56%) NSN NetAct
3 8 (4.94%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (3.70%) OpenView
4 6 (3.70%) Netcool
5 5 (3.09%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.47%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (2.47%) BladeLogic
6 4 (2.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.47%) Control-M
7 1 (0.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 103 (63.58%) Cisco
2 56 (34.57%) Avaya
3 52 (32.10%) CheckPoint
4 33 (20.37%) Juniper
4 33 (20.37%) Ericsson
5 31 (19.14%) Microsoft
6 30 (18.52%) Oracle
7 28 (17.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 25 (15.43%) F5
9 22 (13.58%) Nokia
9 22 (13.58%) Huawei
10 21 (12.96%) Blue Coat
10 21 (12.96%) VMware
11 20 (12.35%) HP
12 11 (6.79%) SolarWinds
13 10 (6.17%) Radware
14 9 (5.56%) Symantec
14 9 (5.56%) BT
15 8 (4.94%) Verint
15 8 (4.94%) Citrix
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