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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 28 May 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 the Nokia Corporation.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia
Rank 123 125 115
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Nokia 13 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.41% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £433 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% +69.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £419 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £447 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £361 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +9.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1399 1223 1138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.58% 47.85% 49.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 716 528
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 75 82
Median hourly rate £13.87 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.95% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £30.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Nokia
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Nokia as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Shropshire -29 10 £371 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Nokia also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 12 (63.16%) Cisco
1 12 (63.16%) CheckPoint
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) F5
3 10 (52.63%) BIG-IP
3 10 (52.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 10 (52.63%) OSPF
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 9 (47.37%) BGP
4 9 (47.37%) Fortinet
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (42.11%) BT
6 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
6 7 (36.84%) Network Management
6 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
6 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
7 6 (31.58%) Huawei
7 6 (31.58%) Nokia Networks
7 6 (31.58%) Network Design
7 6 (31.58%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) 3G
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (31.58%) Juniper
7 6 (31.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 6 (31.58%) Ericsson
7 6 (31.58%) Siemens
8 5 (26.32%) BMC
8 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
8 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (26.32%) NetCracker

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) BIG-IP
2 10 (52.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (52.63%) OSPF
3 9 (47.37%) BGP
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (31.58%) 3G
6 5 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (26.32%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) LAN
8 2 (10.53%) 2G
8 2 (10.53%) 4G
9 1 (5.26%) ATM
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (5.26%) DWDM
9 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (5.26%) RNC
9 1 (5.26%) VPN
9 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Design Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Network Design Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Quality Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Monitoring Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Network Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) User Experience
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
2 7 (36.84%) Network Management
3 6 (31.58%) Network Design
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
4 5 (26.32%) Network Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (21.05%) Logistics
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
8 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) CCDP
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
5 1 (5.26%) CCDA
5 1 (5.26%) CCVP
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (26.32%) OPNET
3 1 (5.26%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) CheckPoint
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) F5
3 9 (47.37%) Fortinet
4 8 (42.11%) BT
5 6 (31.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 6 (31.58%) Ericsson
5 6 (31.58%) Huawei
5 6 (31.58%) Juniper
5 6 (31.58%) Nokia Networks
5 6 (31.58%) Siemens
6 5 (26.32%) Arqiva
6 5 (26.32%) BMC
6 5 (26.32%) NetCracker
6 5 (26.32%) Riverbed
6 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
6 5 (26.32%) Telindus
6 5 (26.32%) Virgin Media
6 5 (26.32%) ZTE
7 2 (10.53%) Nortel