The table below looks at the statistics for NSN NetAct skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NSN NetAct over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nokia Networks NetAct
England / West Midlands
Rank - 120 95
Contract jobs citing NSN NetAct 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.084% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.47% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £265 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £265 £248
% change year-on-year
+32.32% +6.86%
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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
150 136 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.21% 5.69% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 40 94
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -11.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +2.38%

NSN NetAct
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing NSN NetAct as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

NSN NetAct Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NSN NetAct
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

NSN NetAct Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands