The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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 the Nokia Corporation.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 95 87 100
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Nokia 27 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.05% 0.76% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 1.74% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 7
Average daily rate
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£295 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £310 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £359 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £37.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-70.66% +33.92%
Nokia
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1289 920 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.16% 43.44% 46.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 473 519
Average daily rate £330 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 50 98
Average hourly rate £17.93 £20.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.93 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nokia across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Nokia Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Nokia
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nokia across the West Midlands region.

Nokia Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Nokia
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Nokia across the West Midlands region.

Nokia Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Nokia
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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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
Warwickshire -13 1 - - 2
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Nokia 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 Nokia.

1 18 (60.00%) Cisco
1 18 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 18 (60.00%) Firewall
1 18 (60.00%) F5
2 17 (56.67%) BIG-IP
3 15 (50.00%) CCNA
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (50.00%) Network Management
4 13 (43.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 13 (43.33%) OSPF
5 12 (40.00%) BGP
5 12 (40.00%) Juniper
5 12 (40.00%) CCNP
5 12 (40.00%) CSS
5 12 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (36.67%) Fortinet
6 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
6 11 (36.67%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (36.67%) ITIL
7 10 (33.33%) BMC
7 10 (33.33%) OPNET
7 10 (33.33%) User Experience
7 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 10 (33.33%) Network Architecture
7 10 (33.33%) Riverbed
7 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds
7 10 (33.33%) Visualisation
8 7 (23.33%) LTE
8 7 (23.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Nokia 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 Nokia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) BIG-IP
3 13 (43.33%) OSPF
3 13 (43.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 12 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (40.00%) BGP
5 7 (23.33%) LTE
6 6 (20.00%) 2G
7 5 (16.67%) Network Security
7 5 (16.67%) BT 21CN
7 5 (16.67%) 4G
7 5 (16.67%) MPLS
8 4 (13.33%) 3G
9 3 (10.00%) LAN
9 3 (10.00%) WAN
10 2 (6.67%) GSM
10 2 (6.67%) RNC
10 2 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (3.33%) VLAN
11 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Network Specialist
3 6 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Monitoring Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Monitoring Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) RF Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) RF Optimisation Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Rollout Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Databuild Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Circuiting Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Radio Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 10 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) iPhone
2 2 (6.67%) iPad
2 2 (6.67%) PMI
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Network Management
2 11 (36.67%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
3 10 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 6 (20.00%) Network Design
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Information Security
8 1 (3.33%) Network Planning
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
8 1 (3.33%) ETL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) CCNA
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (40.00%) CCNP
3 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) PMP
5 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.33%) CCVP
6 1 (3.33%) CCDA
6 1 (3.33%) CCDP
6 1 (3.33%) HNC
6 1 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) OPNET
2 1 (3.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco
1 18 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 18 (60.00%) F5
2 12 (40.00%) Juniper
3 11 (36.67%) Fortinet
4 10 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 10 (33.33%) BMC
5 7 (23.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 6 (20.00%) BT
7 2 (6.67%) Ericsson
7 2 (6.67%) Mapinfo
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.33%) Lotus
8 1 (3.33%) NEC
8 1 (3.33%) NetCracker
8 1 (3.33%) Huawei
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