The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 June 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.

Nokia
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 523 541 507
Rank change year-on-year +18 -34  
Contract jobs citing Nokia 59 91 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 67
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18654 21963 22858
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.93% 44.48% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11423 13783 13673
Median daily rate £427 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.40% +2.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 727 1041
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Nokia
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Nokia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nokia in England

Nokia
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nokia in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nokia in England

Nokia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nokia in England

Nokia
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
South East +17 23 £375 -10.17%
South West +6 12 £360 -2.70% 1
East of England +1 10 £375 - 1
London +14 9 £508 +26.87%
West Midlands +11 3 £425 +12.58%
Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Nokia
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 England region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 56 (50.45%) Cisco
2 52 (46.85%) Firewall
3 46 (41.44%) CheckPoint
4 37 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 35 (31.53%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (31.53%) Data Centre
6 32 (28.83%) 3G
7 31 (27.93%) 4G
8 30 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (25.23%) CCNP
9 28 (25.23%) F5
10 25 (22.52%) Blue Coat
10 25 (22.52%) SLA
11 23 (20.72%) Cisco Nexus
12 22 (19.82%) TACACS
13 21 (18.92%) LTE
13 21 (18.92%) Diameter Protocol
14 20 (18.02%) Security Cleared
15 19 (17.12%) SC Cleared
15 19 (17.12%) Huawei
16 18 (16.22%) Finance
16 18 (16.22%) Wireless
16 18 (16.22%) WAN
17 17 (15.32%) Nokia Networks
17 17 (15.32%) Mentoring
18 16 (14.41%) Radio Access Network
18 16 (14.41%) CCSE
18 16 (14.41%) Citrix
18 16 (14.41%) Ericsson
18 16 (14.41%) Service Delivery

Nokia
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.90%) SAS
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (46.85%) Firewall
2 35 (31.53%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (28.83%) 3G
4 31 (27.93%) 4G
5 23 (20.72%) Cisco Nexus
6 22 (19.82%) TACACS
7 21 (18.92%) Diameter Protocol
7 21 (18.92%) LTE
8 18 (16.22%) WAN
8 18 (16.22%) Wireless
9 16 (14.41%) Radio Access Network
10 15 (13.51%) LAN
10 15 (13.51%) Network Security
11 13 (11.71%) OSPF
12 12 (10.81%) 2G
12 12 (10.81%) SIGTRAN
13 11 (9.91%) BGP
13 11 (9.91%) LDAP
13 11 (9.91%) VoLTE
14 10 (9.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (0.90%) MS Access
1 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 18 (16.22%) Finance
3 5 (4.50%) Back Office
3 5 (4.50%) Retail
4 3 (2.70%) French Language
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (1.80%) Billing
5 2 (1.80%) Electronics
5 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.80%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.90%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (21.62%) Analyst
2 23 (20.72%) Network Engineer
3 19 (17.12%) Network Analyst
4 15 (13.51%) Network Security Analyst
4 15 (13.51%) Security Analyst
5 13 (11.71%) Design Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Architect
6 9 (8.11%) Cisco Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Check Point Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) Firewall Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) Network Security Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Security Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Mobile Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.31%) SOAP
1 7 (6.31%) SPML
2 2 (1.80%) WF
3 1 (0.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (31.53%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.60%) PMI
3 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.50%) Unix
2 4 (3.60%) Linux
3 2 (1.80%) CatOS
4 1 (0.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.32%) Mentoring
2 16 (14.41%) Service Delivery
3 12 (10.81%) Proactive Monitoring
4 10 (9.01%) Change Management
4 10 (9.01%) Demand Management
4 10 (9.01%) ITIL
4 10 (9.01%) Project Management
5 9 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 8 (7.21%) Fault Management
6 8 (7.21%) Programme Management
6 8 (7.21%) Resource Allocation
7 7 (6.31%) Performance Management
8 6 (5.41%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.41%) Service Design
8 6 (5.41%) Validation
8 6 (5.41%) Workflow
9 5 (4.50%) Data Management
9 5 (4.50%) Migration
9 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.41%) C
2 2 (1.80%) Python
2 2 (1.80%) VB
3 1 (0.90%) MapBasic
3 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
3 1 (0.90%) Perl
3 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (25.23%) CCNP
3 20 (18.02%) Security Cleared
4 19 (17.12%) SC Cleared
5 16 (14.41%) CCSA
5 16 (14.41%) CCSE
6 13 (11.71%) CCIE
7 10 (9.01%) Degree
8 6 (5.41%) PMI Certification
9 5 (4.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 4 (3.60%) HNC
10 4 (3.60%) HND
11 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.80%) CCNA
12 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
12 2 (1.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.52%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.80%) vSphere
4 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.90%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) NSN NetAct
2 5 (4.50%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (3.60%) MOM
4 3 (2.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 56 (50.45%) Cisco
2 46 (41.44%) CheckPoint
3 28 (25.23%) F5
4 25 (22.52%) Blue Coat
5 19 (17.12%) Huawei
6 17 (15.32%) Nokia Networks
7 16 (14.41%) Citrix
7 16 (14.41%) Ericsson
8 15 (13.51%) Juniper
9 11 (9.91%) Fortinet
9 11 (9.91%) VMware
10 6 (5.41%) ArcSight
10 6 (5.41%) HP
10 6 (5.41%) Oracle
10 6 (5.41%) Samsung
11 5 (4.50%) CA
11 5 (4.50%) Computacenter
11 5 (4.50%) IBM
11 5 (4.50%) IronPort
11 5 (4.50%) SolarWinds