Period
to 23 October 2018

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 6 months to 23 October 2018 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
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 761 752 755
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 -121
Contract jobs citing Nokia 94 101 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.099% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 62 39
England median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +3.81%
10th Percentile £282 £216 £260
90th Percentile £550 £480 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
England median hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.32% -33.21% +109.11%
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £28.00
% change year-on-year +20.32% -33.21% +109.11%

Nokia 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39,726 39,771 43,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.02% 43.15% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,908 24,789 27,196
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,505 1,288 1,547
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.49 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.06% +2.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.01 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.87 £46.00 £44.20
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -0.43% +2.94% -2.86%

Nokia
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
South East +4 44 £400 +14.29%
London +1 20 £475 +20.63% 2
Midlands -14 13 £520 +22.35%
West Midlands -25 13 £520 +22.35%
East of England +4 8 £445 +18.67%
North of England -14 5 £300 +46.34% 2
North West -9 4 £294 +54.61% 2
South West -33 3 £388 +3.33% 1
Yorkshire -12 1 £300 +42.86%
Nokia
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Nokia also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 35 (37.23%) Telecoms
2 34 (36.17%) Cisco
3 32 (34.04%) 3G
4 25 (26.60%) Firewall
5 24 (25.53%) 4G
6 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (21.28%) Diameter Protocol
7 20 (21.28%) CheckPoint
8 19 (20.21%) Wireless
8 19 (20.21%) HP
8 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (20.21%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (19.15%) Data Centre
9 18 (19.15%) WAN
10 17 (18.09%) LDAP
10 17 (18.09%) Wireshark
11 16 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (17.02%) Oracle
11 16 (17.02%) SOAP
11 16 (17.02%) VPN
12 15 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (15.96%) SoapUI
13 14 (14.89%) HP ALM
14 12 (12.77%) Radio Access Network
14 12 (12.77%) SC Cleared
14 12 (12.77%) Security Cleared
14 12 (12.77%) Network Design
14 12 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (12.77%) Juniper
15 11 (11.70%) DNS

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 6 (6.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) JBoss
3 1 (1.06%) nginx
3 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.13%) IaaS
4 2 (2.13%) PaaS
4 2 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) Route 53
5 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (34.04%) 3G
2 25 (26.60%) Firewall
3 24 (25.53%) 4G
4 20 (21.28%) Diameter Protocol
5 19 (20.21%) Wireless
6 18 (19.15%) WAN
7 17 (18.09%) Wireshark
8 16 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (17.02%) VPN
9 12 (12.77%) Radio Access Network
10 11 (11.70%) DNS
10 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
11 10 (10.64%) DHCP
12 8 (8.51%) Internet
12 8 (8.51%) LAN
13 7 (7.45%) BGP
13 7 (7.45%) Ethernet
13 7 (7.45%) MPLS
14 6 (6.38%) LTE
14 6 (6.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) MySQL
1 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) SoapUI
2 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.06%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (37.23%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Network Engineer
2 18 (19.15%) Test Engineer
3 15 (15.96%) Design Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) Network Design Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Implementation Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Architect
6 8 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Project Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Python Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Subject Matter Expert
10 3 (3.19%) Cisco Design Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.09%) LDAP
2 16 (17.02%) SOAP
3 8 (8.51%) REST
4 5 (5.32%) SailPoint
5 4 (4.26%) 802.1X
6 3 (3.19%) HTML
7 2 (2.13%) Ajax
7 2 (2.13%) WAP
8 1 (1.06%) LAMP
8 1 (1.06%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.06%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (1.06%) Middleware
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.06%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (19.15%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.13%) EFT
4 1 (1.06%) CMDB
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.06%) PKI
4 1 (1.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Linux
2 7 (7.45%) Unix
3 5 (5.32%) Windows
4 4 (4.26%) CentOS
5 3 (3.19%) Solaris
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.21%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (12.77%) Network Design
3 11 (11.70%) Migration
4 10 (10.64%) Validation
4 10 (10.64%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (6.38%) Test Planning
6 5 (5.32%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (5.32%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (5.32%) Project Management
7 4 (4.26%) Change Control
7 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.26%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.26%) SDLC
8 3 (3.19%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (3.19%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.19%) Change Management
8 3 (3.19%) DevOps
8 3 (3.19%) Service Design
9 2 (2.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.70%) Python
2 6 (6.38%) Perl
3 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.13%) Korn
4 2 (2.13%) PHP
4 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.13%) Ruby
4 2 (2.13%) SQL
5 1 (1.06%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.06%) VB
5 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 12 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.45%) CCNA
3 5 (5.32%) CCNP
4 3 (3.19%) CCIE
5 2 (2.13%) CCSA
5 2 (2.13%) CCSE
5 2 (2.13%) HP APS
5 2 (2.13%) PhD
6 1 (1.06%) Degree
6 1 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.26%) Docker
3 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.06%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (14.89%) HP ALM
2 10 (10.64%) FortiGate
3 5 (5.32%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (4.26%) Ansible
4 4 (4.26%) Netcool
5 3 (3.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.19%) Terraform
6 2 (2.13%) NSN NetAct
6 2 (2.13%) OpenView
6 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.13%) TeMIP
7 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.06%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (1.06%) Nagios
7 1 (1.06%) Puppet
7 1 (1.06%) Salt
7 1 (1.06%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (36.17%) Cisco
2 20 (21.28%) CheckPoint
3 19 (20.21%) HP
4 16 (17.02%) Oracle
5 12 (12.77%) Juniper
6 11 (11.70%) Fortinet
7 10 (10.64%) Aruba
7 10 (10.64%) McAfee
8 8 (8.51%) Huawei
9 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
9 7 (7.45%) VMware
10 6 (6.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 5 (5.32%) CyberArk
11 5 (5.32%) Ericsson
11 5 (5.32%) Remedy
12 4 (4.26%) F5
13 3 (3.19%) Blue Coat
13 3 (3.19%) Symantec
14 2 (2.13%) Empirix
14 2 (2.13%) Red Hat