The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Nokia products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nokia over the 3 months to 23 March 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 the Nokia Corporation.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nokia
North West / Cheshire
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing Nokia 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - - 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Nokia is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 228 439 392
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.10% 45.07% 48.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 234 210
Median daily rate £375 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -4.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -6.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £35.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Nokia
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Nokia as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Nokia in Cheshire

Nokia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nokia in Cheshire

Nokia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Nokia in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nokia in Cheshire

Nokia
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 2 (100.00%) NEC
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Tellabs
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) RNC
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) RNC
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Controller
1 1 (50.00%) Project Controller
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) NEC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) Tellabs