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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia Networks NetAct
Rank 626 632 605
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Contract jobs citing NSN NetAct 4 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.022% 0.046%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.074% 0.26% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £265 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £257 £275
% change year-on-year
- -6.45%
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
5419 4625 5053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.87% 8.34% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3477 2830 3122
Median daily rate £475 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 164 171
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.70 £40.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

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 7 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 7 December 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 4 - - 1
South East +28 3 - -
Berkshire +12 3 - -
South West +13 1 - - 1
Bristol +9 1 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -

NSN NetAct
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 7 (38.89%) GSM
2 6 (33.33%) UMTS
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Presales
3 5 (27.78%) 4G
3 5 (27.78%) Change Control
3 5 (27.78%) LTE
3 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 5 (27.78%) Amdocs
4 4 (22.22%) 2G
4 4 (22.22%) Mapinfo
4 4 (22.22%) 3G
5 3 (16.67%) Ericsson
5 3 (16.67%) Nokia
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Network Design
5 3 (16.67%) Statistics
6 2 (11.11%) Network Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.11%) WCDMA
6 2 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (11.11%) Traffica
6 2 (11.11%) Amdocs OSS
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Spatial Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) MVNO
7 1 (5.56%) SevOne
7 1 (5.56%) High Availability

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) GSM
2 6 (33.33%) UMTS
3 5 (27.78%) 4G
3 5 (27.78%) LTE
4 4 (22.22%) 2G
4 4 (22.22%) 3G
5 2 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (11.11%) WCDMA
6 1 (5.56%) Broadband
6 1 (5.56%) HTTP
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) MVNO
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.56%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) GIS
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) OSS Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Radio Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Ericsson Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Optimisation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) OSS Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Service Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) LTE Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) NetAct Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Customer Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior OSS Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Presales
2 5 (27.78%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) Network Design
4 2 (11.11%) Network Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) HOOD
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Spatial Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) MapBasic
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) HNC
1 1 (5.56%) HND
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Amdocs
2 4 (22.22%) Mapinfo
3 3 (16.67%) Ericsson
3 3 (16.67%) Nokia
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Actix
5 1 (5.56%) Anite
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Huawei
5 1 (5.56%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (5.56%) SevOne