The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia
Rank 112 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing Nokia 6 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.46% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.98% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 10
Average daily rate
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£270 £330 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +16.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £251 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £359 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £338 £295
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +14.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 - £28.00
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1198 914 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.48% 46.56% 48.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 395 471
Average daily rate £325 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £163
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 87 69 80
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.32 £28.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Nokia
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nokia across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Nokia Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) F5
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (38.46%) CCDP
2 5 (38.46%) OSPF
2 5 (38.46%) BGP
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
3 4 (30.77%) Network Design
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
3 4 (30.77%) LTE
3 4 (30.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (30.77%) 2G
3 4 (30.77%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (30.77%) Network Management
4 3 (23.08%) 4G
4 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 3 (23.08%) BT 21CN
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
5 2 (15.38%) RNC
5 2 (15.38%) Ericsson
5 2 (15.38%) 3G

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) OSPF
2 5 (38.46%) BGP
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (30.77%) LTE
3 4 (30.77%) 2G
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) BT 21CN
4 3 (23.08%) 4G
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) RNC
5 2 (15.38%) 3G
6 1 (7.69%) GSM
6 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Design Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) RF Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Circuiting Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Radio Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
1 4 (30.77%) Network Management
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
2 5 (38.46%) CCDP
3 1 (7.69%) CCDA
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCVP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) F5
2 4 (30.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (15.38%) Ericsson
3 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Mapinfo
4 1 (7.69%) BT
4 1 (7.69%) NEC
4 1 (7.69%) NetCracker
4 1 (7.69%) Huawei
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