Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Nokia Networks products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nokia Networks over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 Nokia Networks (formerly Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN), Nokia Siemens Networks).

Nokia Networks
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 147 157
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -64
Contract jobs citing Nokia Networks 7 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.56% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 1.11% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 12
Berkshire median daily rate - £225 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.73% -7.81%
South East median daily rate - £225 £295
% change year-on-year - -23.73% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Nokia Networks is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2000 2171 2526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.41% 51.00% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1027 1124 1293
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 125 133
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -42.00% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.62 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.90 £44.31 £46.82
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £18.50
% change year-on-year +7.26% -14.32% +17.61%

Nokia Networks
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Nokia Networks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Nokia Networks in Berkshire

Nokia Networks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Nokia Networks in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nokia Networks in Berkshire

Nokia Networks
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia Networks within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 3 - -
Nokia Networks
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nokia Networks 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Nokia Networks.

1 5 (71.43%) Nokia
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 5 (71.43%) MGW
1 5 (71.43%) VoLTE
1 5 (71.43%) VoWiFi
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Mitel
3 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Siemens
3 3 (42.86%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (28.57%) Megaco
4 2 (28.57%) ISUP
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Back Office
4 2 (28.57%) HNC
4 2 (28.57%) HND
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 2 (28.57%) 4G
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) QA

Nokia Networks
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) MGW
1 5 (71.43%) VoLTE
1 5 (71.43%) VoWiFi
2 4 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (28.57%) 3G
3 2 (28.57%) 4G
3 2 (28.57%) ISUP
3 2 (28.57%) LTE
3 2 (28.57%) Megaco
4 1 (14.29%) RNC
4 1 (14.29%) Value-Added Service
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 4G Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Support
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) VoLTE Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Transmission Planner
2 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Network Virtualisation
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HNC
2 2 (28.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Nokia
2 3 (42.86%) Mitel
2 3 (42.86%) Siemens
3 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 1 (14.29%) Huawei
4 1 (14.29%) Samsung