Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 751 713 648
Rank change year-on-year -38 -65 -79
Contract jobs citing Nokia 82 109 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.27% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 104
England median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -1.41%
10th Percentile £215 £248 £220
90th Percentile £530 £475 £450
UK median daily rate £417 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +11.20% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
England median hourly rate £18.70 £28.00 £13.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.21% +109.11% +21.73%
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £28.00 £13.39
% change year-on-year -33.21% +109.11% +21.73%

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 39,075 40,443 42,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.32% 45.06% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,919 25,033 25,184
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £231
90th Percentile £625 £588 £587
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,265 1,479 1,792
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.12 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.75 £45.48
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -38 25 £300 -13.23%
West Midlands +17 21 £485 +14.12% 1
Midlands +11 21 £485 +21.25% 1
London -40 12 £469 +25.00% 4
South West +3 10 £405 +8.00%
North of England +31 7 £200 -3.26% 2
East of England -12 6 £369 +5.36%
Yorkshire +23 5 £210 +1.57%
North West +9 2 £190 - 2
Nokia
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 34 (41.46%) Cisco
1 34 (41.46%) Telecoms
2 32 (39.02%) Firewall
3 28 (34.15%) Oracle
3 28 (34.15%) Network Design
4 26 (31.71%) Data Centre
5 24 (29.27%) WAN
5 24 (29.27%) CheckPoint
6 23 (28.05%) Wireless
7 20 (24.39%) VPN
7 20 (24.39%) Ericsson
7 20 (24.39%) WAN Optimisation
7 20 (24.39%) 4G
8 19 (23.17%) FortiGate
8 19 (23.17%) Fortinet
8 19 (23.17%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (23.17%) McAfee
9 18 (21.95%) 3G
9 18 (21.95%) Radio Access Network
9 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (19.51%) Huawei
10 16 (19.51%) High Availability
11 14 (17.07%) VoLTE
11 14 (17.07%) Aruba
12 13 (15.85%) Diameter Protocol
13 11 (13.41%) Degree
14 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (12.20%) VoWiFi

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 4 (4.88%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.88%) Maya
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.44%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (39.02%) Firewall
2 24 (29.27%) WAN
3 23 (28.05%) Wireless
4 20 (24.39%) 4G
4 20 (24.39%) VPN
5 19 (23.17%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (21.95%) 3G
6 18 (21.95%) Radio Access Network
7 14 (17.07%) VoLTE
8 13 (15.85%) Diameter Protocol
9 10 (12.20%) VoWiFi
10 9 (10.98%) LTE
10 9 (10.98%) Value-Added Service
11 8 (9.76%) 2G
11 8 (9.76%) LAN
11 8 (9.76%) MGW
12 7 (8.54%) SIGTRAN
12 7 (8.54%) SS7
13 6 (7.32%) GSM
13 6 (7.32%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) Big Data
1 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
General
1 34 (41.46%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.32%) Billing
3 4 (4.88%) Finance
4 3 (3.66%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Network Engineer
2 19 (23.17%) Implementation Engineer
2 19 (23.17%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 18 (21.95%) Design Engineer
4 17 (20.73%) Network Design Engineer
5 16 (19.51%) Cloud Engineer
6 15 (18.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 15 (18.29%) Cisco Engineer
6 15 (18.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 15 (18.29%) Firewall Engineer
7 9 (10.98%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
8 8 (9.76%) Designer
9 7 (8.54%) Architect
10 5 (6.10%) Programme Manager
10 5 (6.10%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) Network Architect
11 4 (4.88%) NOC Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) Planning Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Programme Planning Manager
12 3 (3.66%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.44%) Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) CMDB
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) iPad
6 1 (1.22%) iPhone
6 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) Unix
3 6 (7.32%) Linux
4 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.44%) Solaris
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Network Design
2 20 (24.39%) WAN Optimisation
3 16 (19.51%) High Availability
4 10 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (10.98%) Project Management
6 8 (9.76%) Workflow
7 6 (7.32%) Migration
8 5 (6.10%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (6.10%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (6.10%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (6.10%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.10%) SIEM
9 4 (4.88%) Business Development
9 4 (4.88%) Change Control
9 4 (4.88%) Change Management
9 4 (4.88%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (4.88%) Fault Management
9 4 (4.88%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.88%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (4.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) Perl
2 2 (2.44%) C++
2 2 (2.44%) Java
2 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.22%) C
3 1 (1.22%) SQL
3 1 (1.22%) VB
3 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) CISM
2 4 (4.88%) CISSP
2 4 (4.88%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.88%) PMP
2 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.22%) HNC
3 1 (1.22%) HND
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.88%) PMO
3 3 (3.66%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (23.17%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.44%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (2.44%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (41.46%) Cisco
2 28 (34.15%) Oracle
3 24 (29.27%) CheckPoint
4 20 (24.39%) Ericsson
5 19 (23.17%) Fortinet
5 19 (23.17%) McAfee
6 16 (19.51%) Huawei
7 14 (17.07%) Aruba
8 7 (8.54%) Tekelec
9 6 (7.32%) Siemens
10 5 (6.10%) Amdocs
10 5 (6.10%) Juniper
10 5 (6.10%) VMware
11 4 (4.88%) Mitel
11 4 (4.88%) Nokia Networks
11 4 (4.88%) Remedy
11 4 (4.88%) Samsung
12 3 (3.66%) Actix
12 3 (3.66%) Arista
12 3 (3.66%) Citrix