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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nokia
UK / England
Rank 533 533 464
Rank change year-on-year 0 -69  
Contract jobs citing Nokia 52 82 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.38% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 54
Median daily rate £373 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £293 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £339 £350
% change year-on-year +3.32% -3.21%  
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 18341 21404 21797
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.88% 43.64% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11404 13147 12563
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 762 922
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.20% +12.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.52 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 0 19 £350 +12.44%
South West -4 12 £375 +7.14%
East of England +4 9 £175 -51.72%
London +29 4 - -
East Midlands -3 3 £400 -
West Midlands +8 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £513 -
North West +25 1 - - 1
Nokia
UK

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 65 (52.42%) Cisco
2 47 (37.90%) Firewall
3 43 (34.68%) CheckPoint
4 42 (33.87%) 3G
5 38 (30.65%) Huawei
6 36 (29.03%) 4G
7 34 (27.42%) Ericsson
7 34 (27.42%) Telecoms
7 34 (27.42%) 2G
7 34 (27.42%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (25.81%) F5
9 31 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 30 (24.19%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (21.77%) Juniper
12 26 (20.97%) CCNP
13 23 (18.55%) SLA
14 21 (16.94%) LAN
14 21 (16.94%) Finance
14 21 (16.94%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (16.13%) WAN
16 19 (15.32%) CCNA
17 18 (14.52%) ITIL
17 18 (14.52%) LTE
17 18 (14.52%) Nokia Networks
18 17 (13.71%) VPN
19 16 (12.90%) Blue Coat
19 16 (12.90%) Radio Access Network
20 15 (12.10%) Service Delivery
21 14 (11.29%) CCIE
21 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared

Nokia
Top Related 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 (1.61%) JBoss
1 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
1 2 (1.61%) SAS
1 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (6.45%) MS Office
2 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.42%) MS Project
3 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.42%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (37.90%) Firewall
2 42 (33.87%) 3G
3 36 (29.03%) 4G
4 34 (27.42%) 2G
5 30 (24.19%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (16.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (16.94%) LAN
7 20 (16.13%) WAN
8 18 (14.52%) LTE
9 17 (13.71%) VPN
10 16 (12.90%) Radio Access Network
11 13 (10.48%) Network Security
11 13 (10.48%) TACACS
12 12 (9.68%) TCP/IP
12 12 (9.68%) Wireless
13 10 (8.06%) OSPF
13 10 (8.06%) UMTS
14 9 (7.26%) IP Telephony
14 9 (7.26%) Unified Communications
14 9 (7.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (0.81%) GIS
General
1 34 (27.42%) Telecoms
2 21 (16.94%) Finance
3 9 (7.26%) Back Office
4 2 (1.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Billing
4 2 (1.61%) Electronics
4 2 (1.61%) French Language
4 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.61%) Marketing
4 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (23.39%) Network Engineer
2 16 (12.90%) Analyst
3 12 (9.68%) Network Analyst
4 11 (8.87%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (8.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (7.26%) 3G Engineer
5 9 (7.26%) Field Engineer
5 9 (7.26%) Optimisation Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) 4G Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) Design Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) Firewall Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.65%) Radio Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Cisco Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Network Security Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Security Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.45%) CSS
2 4 (3.23%) SOAP
2 4 (3.23%) SPML
3 3 (2.42%) Middleware
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.61%) Web Services
4 2 (1.61%) WF
5 1 (0.81%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.23%) PMI
4 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.61%) iPad
5 2 (1.61%) iPhone
5 2 (1.61%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) CMDB
6 1 (0.81%) Handset
6 1 (0.81%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.45%) Windows
2 4 (3.23%) Linux
2 4 (3.23%) Unix
2 4 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.42%) Solaris
4 2 (1.61%) CatOS
4 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.52%) ITIL
2 15 (12.10%) Service Delivery
3 11 (8.87%) Network Design
3 11 (8.87%) Project Management
4 9 (7.26%) Demand Management
4 9 (7.26%) Performance Management
5 8 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 8 (6.45%) Network Management
5 8 (6.45%) Programme Management
6 7 (5.65%) Load Balancing
6 7 (5.65%) Migration
6 7 (5.65%) Risk Management
7 6 (4.84%) Change Management
7 6 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.03%) CRM
8 5 (4.03%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.03%) Line Management
9 4 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.23%) Data Management
9 4 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.61%) MapBasic
1 2 (1.61%) MATLAB
1 2 (1.61%) Python
1 2 (1.61%) VB
2 1 (0.81%) C
2 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (27.42%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (20.97%) CCNP
3 19 (15.32%) CCNA
4 14 (11.29%) CCIE
4 14 (11.29%) SC Cleared
4 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.45%) CCSA
5 8 (6.45%) CCSE
6 7 (5.65%) CCDA
6 7 (5.65%) CCDP
6 7 (5.65%) CCVP
6 7 (5.65%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.42%) Degree
7 3 (2.42%) PMP
8 1 (0.81%) CISSP
8 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.81%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.81%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) GPG13
2 1 (0.81%) PMO
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.61%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.61%) vCloud
3 2 (1.61%) vSphere
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (3.23%) MOM
2 4 (3.23%) SCCM
3 3 (2.42%) BladeLogic
3 3 (2.42%) Control-M
3 3 (2.42%) MIMEsweeper
3 3 (2.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.61%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.81%) OpenView
5 1 (0.81%) OPNET
5 1 (0.81%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 65 (52.42%) Cisco
2 43 (34.68%) CheckPoint
3 38 (30.65%) Huawei
4 34 (27.42%) Ericsson
5 32 (25.81%) F5
6 27 (21.77%) Juniper
7 18 (14.52%) Nokia Networks
8 16 (12.90%) Blue Coat
9 12 (9.68%) Citrix
10 8 (6.45%) Nortel
10 8 (6.45%) VMware
11 7 (5.65%) NEC
12 6 (4.84%) HP
12 6 (4.84%) Microsoft
12 6 (4.84%) SolarWinds
13 5 (4.03%) CA
13 5 (4.03%) IBM
13 5 (4.03%) Remedy
13 5 (4.03%) Samsung
13 5 (4.03%) SAP