Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for NSN NetAct skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NSN NetAct over the 6 months to 13 December 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.

Nokia Networks NetAct
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 846 847
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1 -32
Contract jobs citing NSN NetAct 7 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.065% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 11
England median daily rate £300 £269 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.63% +3.37% -5.45%
10th Percentile £240 £221 £223
90th Percentile £370 £301 £338
UK median daily rate £300 £269 £260
% change year-on-year +11.63% +3.37% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

NSN NetAct is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10813 10550 8898
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.37% 10.99% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7442 6801 5535
England median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £410
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% +3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 235 307
England median hourly rate £17.38 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.13% - -
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.75 £11.22
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.05 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -5.00%

NSN NetAct
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for NSN NetAct in England

NSN NetAct
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NSN NetAct in England

NSN NetAct
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NSN NetAct in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NSN NetAct in England

NSN NetAct
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 NSN NetAct within the England region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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 -15 4 - -
North of England +51 1 £230 -
North West +13 1 £230 -
East of England -21 1 £375 +76.47%
London -25 1 £300 +9.09%
NSN NetAct
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NSN NetAct 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 NSN NetAct.

1 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
1 3 (42.86%) Nokia
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Acme Packet
2 2 (28.57%) 4G
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) LTE
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (28.57%) GGSN
2 2 (28.57%) SGSN
2 2 (28.57%) Fault Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Tekelec
2 2 (28.57%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (28.57%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) GSM
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Handset
2 2 (28.57%) Huawei
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) NetScout
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) SIGTRAN

NSN NetAct
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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) 4G
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) GGSN
1 2 (28.57%) GSM
1 2 (28.57%) LTE
1 2 (28.57%) SGSN
1 2 (28.57%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (14.29%) 2G
2 1 (14.29%) 3G
2 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 1 (14.29%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (14.29%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia DX200
2 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (14.29%) RNC
2 1 (14.29%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) UMTS
2 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Optimisation Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Handset
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Fault Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
1 3 (42.86%) Nokia
2 2 (28.57%) Acme Packet
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Huawei
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Tekelec
3 1 (14.29%) Amdocs
3 1 (14.29%) Cramer
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Mapinfo
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) NetScout
3 1 (14.29%) Redknee