The table below looks at the statistics for Symposium skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symposium over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nortel Networks Symposium
UK
Rank - - 587
Contract jobs citing Symposium 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £375
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 Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6858 7366 7533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.33% 14.48% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4166 4299 4257
Median daily rate £400 £398 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +8.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 355 368 423
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.90 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Symposium
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Symposium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Symposium Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Symposium
Daily Rate Trend

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

Symposium Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Symposium
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Symposium Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Symposium
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Symposium 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 Symposium.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Softphone
2 4 (80.00%) Threat Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) PABX
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) BT
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

Symposium
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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Softphone
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) PABX
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Nortel