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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NSN NetAct over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Nokia Solutions and Networks NetAct
Rank - 98 -
Contract jobs citing NSN NetAct 0 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.60% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 7.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £248 £255
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NSN NetAct
England

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
167 183 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.44% 8.39% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 87 62
Average daily rate £400 £328 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +4.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £203 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.06% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.06 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £27.00 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -3.71%

NSN NetAct
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NSN NetAct across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

NSN NetAct
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing NSN NetAct 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 NSN NetAct.

1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) Amdocs
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects

NSN NetAct
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing NSN NetAct 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 NSN NetAct. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Radio Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Amdocs
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle