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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia Networks NetAct
Rank 636 634 589
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -45
Contract jobs citing NSN NetAct 14 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.019% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.23% 0.23% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £269 £255 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.39% -5.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £195 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £286 £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £255 £269
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -5.11%
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
6072 4886 4422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.24% 8.58% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4006 3002 2581
Median daily rate £450 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 143 132
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.13% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.03 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £41.25 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +11.68%

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 17 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 26 July 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 -12 13 £269 +5.39% 1
West Yorkshire +7 3 - -
Leeds +2 3 - -
Yorkshire -1 3 - -
East of England - 3 £213 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £213 -
London - 3 £269 -
Huntingdon - 3 £213 -
South East +11 1 - -
North West 0 1 - - 1
Berkshire -1 1 - -
South West -4 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £288 -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -

NSN NetAct
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 16 (57.14%) GSM
2 15 (53.57%) UMTS
2 15 (53.57%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (50.00%) Nokia
4 13 (46.43%) LTE
5 12 (42.86%) 3G
5 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 12 (42.86%) Mapinfo
6 11 (39.29%) 2G
6 11 (39.29%) 4G
7 9 (32.14%) Radio Access Network
8 8 (28.57%) Amdocs
9 7 (25.00%) Ericsson
9 7 (25.00%) Linux
9 7 (25.00%) Change Control
10 6 (21.43%) Traffica
11 5 (17.86%) Statistics
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle
12 4 (14.29%) ATM
12 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 4 (14.29%) Remedy
12 4 (14.29%) Project Management
12 4 (14.29%) Huawei
12 4 (14.29%) Network Planning
12 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
13 3 (10.71%) VoLTE
13 3 (10.71%) Tellabs
13 3 (10.71%) Virgin Media

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 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) AutoCAD
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Traffica
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) GSM
2 15 (53.57%) UMTS
3 13 (46.43%) LTE
4 12 (42.86%) 3G
5 11 (39.29%) 2G
5 11 (39.29%) 4G
6 9 (32.14%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (14.29%) ATM
8 3 (10.71%) BGP
8 3 (10.71%) IPv4
8 3 (10.71%) MegaStream
8 3 (10.71%) MPLS
8 3 (10.71%) SDH
8 3 (10.71%) VoLTE
8 3 (10.71%) VPN
8 3 (10.71%) WCDMA
8 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
9 2 (7.14%) GPRS
9 2 (7.14%) RNC
9 2 (7.14%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) GIS
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Billing
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Radio Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) NetAct Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 3G Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 4G Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Databuild Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Optimisation Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Transmission Planner
4 2 (7.14%) Ericsson Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) LTE Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Nokia RNC Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) OSS Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) OSS Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) RAN Configuration Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) RNC Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Statistics
3 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Change Control
2 4 (14.29%) Network Planning
2 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.71%) Network Design
3 3 (10.71%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (7.14%) Benchmarking
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) Fault Management
4 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) HOOD
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) MapBasic
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
1 2 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (3.57%) Netcool
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Nokia
2 12 (42.86%) Mapinfo
3 8 (28.57%) Amdocs
4 7 (25.00%) Ericsson
5 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 4 (14.29%) Huawei
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.29%) Remedy
7 3 (10.71%) BT
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.71%) Tellabs
7 3 (10.71%) Virgin Media
8 2 (7.14%) Actix
8 2 (7.14%) Anite
8 2 (7.14%) Nokia Networks
9 1 (3.57%) HP
9 1 (3.57%) ION Trading
9 1 (3.57%) Samsung
9 1 (3.57%) Velocent
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