Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 July 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 71 87
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16 +5
Contract jobs citing Nokia 5 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.34% 1.27% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 2.59% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 10
Reading median daily rate - £425 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.96% +10.66%
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £340
% change year-on-year +17.65% +25.00% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 745 618 991
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.99% 49.05% 52.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 270 539
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £250 £231 £213
90th Percentile £616 £551 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 62 51
Reading median hourly rate £18.25 £15.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.67% -23.51% -9.00%
10th Percentile £11.59 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.13 £53.75 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.11 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +34.15% +8.00% -42.00%

Nokia
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Nokia in Reading

Nokia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nokia in Reading

Nokia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nokia in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 3 (60.00%) 3G
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) VoLTE
2 2 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Service Design
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) MGW
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) TeMIP

Nokia
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) 3G
2 2 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) INAP
3 1 (20.00%) ISUP
3 1 (20.00%) MGW
3 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (20.00%) SS7
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3G Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Core Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Core Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Service Design
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
1 1 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView
1 1 (20.00%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BMC
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) VMware