The table below looks at the statistics for NSN NetAct skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NSN NetAct over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia Networks NetAct
Rank 641 657 626
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Contract jobs citing NSN NetAct 12 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.010% 0.022%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £275 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £260 -
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5714 4823 4931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.71% 8.32% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3598 2976 2928
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 178 186
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.64 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.22 £47.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

NSN NetAct
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing NSN NetAct as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

NSN NetAct Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NSN NetAct
Daily Rate Trend

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

NSN NetAct Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NSN NetAct
Hourly Rate Trend

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

NSN NetAct Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NSN NetAct
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NSN NetAct within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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 +17 11 £275 +5.76%
South East +21 6 - -
Bracknell - 6 - -
Berkshire - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £213 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £288 -
North West - 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 £213 -
Leeds - 1 - -
London - 1 £275 -
East of England - 1 £213 -

NSN NetAct
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NSN NetAct 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 NSN NetAct.

1 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (48.15%) GSM
3 12 (44.44%) UMTS
4 11 (40.74%) Nokia
5 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
6 9 (33.33%) LTE
6 9 (33.33%) Mapinfo
6 9 (33.33%) 4G
7 8 (29.63%) 3G
7 8 (29.63%) 2G
8 6 (22.22%) Amdocs
8 6 (22.22%) Ericsson
8 6 (22.22%) Presales
8 6 (22.22%) Change Control
8 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (14.81%) Huawei
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle
10 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
10 4 (14.81%) Traffica
11 3 (11.11%) Tellabs
11 3 (11.11%) Virgin Media
11 3 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
11 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (11.11%) Nokia Networks
11 3 (11.11%) VoLTE
11 3 (11.11%) IPv4
11 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (11.11%) MPLS

NSN NetAct
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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) GSM
2 12 (44.44%) UMTS
3 9 (33.33%) 4G
3 9 (33.33%) LTE
4 8 (29.63%) 2G
4 8 (29.63%) 3G
5 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (11.11%) ATM
6 3 (11.11%) BGP
6 3 (11.11%) IPv4
6 3 (11.11%) MegaStream
6 3 (11.11%) MPLS
6 3 (11.11%) SDH
6 3 (11.11%) VoLTE
6 3 (11.11%) VPN
7 2 (7.41%) WCDMA
8 1 (3.70%) Broadband
8 1 (3.70%) GPRS
8 1 (3.70%) Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) GIS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
2 1 (3.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Radio Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) OSS Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Customer Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Customer Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Transmission Planner
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Databuild Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Ericsson Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) NetAct Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Optimisation Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) OSS Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3G Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) OSS Expert
7 1 (3.70%) Radio Planner
7 1 (3.70%) RAN Configuration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Statistics
3 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Change Control
1 6 (22.22%) Presales
2 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (11.11%) Network Planning
2 3 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Benchmarking
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
4 1 (3.70%) HOOD
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.70%) Spatial Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) MapBasic
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Nokia
2 9 (33.33%) Mapinfo
3 6 (22.22%) Amdocs
3 6 (22.22%) Ericsson
4 4 (14.81%) Huawei
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.11%) BT
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) Nokia Networks
5 3 (11.11%) Remedy
5 3 (11.11%) Tellabs
5 3 (11.11%) Virgin Media
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Actix
7 1 (3.70%) Anite
7 1 (3.70%) Samsung