The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ZTE 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 ZTE over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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 Zhong Xing Telecommunication Equipment Company Limited.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ZTE
Rank 632 628 624
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing ZTE 8 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.013% 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.032% 0.028% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £288 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
24658 25241 24652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.14% 45.28% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15141 14341 13830
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 1095 1052
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.12 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

ZTE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ZTE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ZTE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ZTE
Daily Rate Trend

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

ZTE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ZTE
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ZTE within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -21 8 - -
South East - 4 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 - -
Surrey - 3 - -
Coventry - 3 - -
London - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -

ZTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ZTE 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 ZTE.

1 23 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 23 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 23 (100.00%) Nokia
1 23 (100.00%) BT
1 23 (100.00%) Huawei
1 23 (100.00%) Arqiva
2 22 (95.65%) Virgin Media
2 22 (95.65%) Telecoms
3 21 (91.30%) Wireless
3 21 (91.30%) 3G
3 21 (91.30%) Siemens
3 21 (91.30%) Nokia Networks
4 20 (86.96%) Telindus
4 20 (86.96%) NetCracker
5 11 (47.83%) SLA
5 11 (47.83%) Finance
6 8 (34.78%) 2G
6 8 (34.78%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
8 6 (26.09%) 4G
9 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) NEC
9 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 5 (21.74%) Nortel
10 4 (17.39%) ETL
10 4 (17.39%) ATM
10 4 (17.39%) HND
10 4 (17.39%) MS Office
10 4 (17.39%) SAP
10 4 (17.39%) VBA

ZTE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ZTE 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 ZTE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) 3G
1 21 (91.30%) Wireless
2 8 (34.78%) 2G
3 6 (26.09%) 4G
4 4 (17.39%) ATM
4 4 (17.39%) DWDM
4 4 (17.39%) LTE
4 4 (17.39%) RNC
5 3 (13.04%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (8.70%) Firewall
6 2 (8.70%) VoLTE
7 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (4.35%) GSM
7 1 (4.35%) IPv4
7 1 (4.35%) IPv6
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.35%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) MS Access
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
General
1 22 (95.65%) Telecoms
2 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Back Office
3 4 (17.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Field Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Performance Manager
1 4 (17.39%) Quality Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Back Office Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Project Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Transmission Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) BBC
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) iDTV
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
3 4 (17.39%) Demand Management
3 4 (17.39%) ETL
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (17.39%) Logistics
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Quote-to-Cash
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Line Management
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) VBA
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
1 4 (17.39%) HND
2 3 (13.04%) HNC
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.35%) PMP
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
1 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 23 (100.00%) Arqiva
1 23 (100.00%) BT
1 23 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 23 (100.00%) Huawei
1 23 (100.00%) Nokia
2 22 (95.65%) Virgin Media
3 21 (91.30%) Nokia Networks
3 21 (91.30%) Siemens
4 20 (86.96%) NetCracker
4 20 (86.96%) Telindus
5 5 (21.74%) NEC
5 5 (21.74%) Nortel
6 4 (17.39%) SAP
7 3 (13.04%) Tellabs
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.35%) Citrix
9 1 (4.35%) Juniper
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle
9 1 (4.35%) Sony