Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Nokia Networks products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nokia Networks over the 6 months to 23 November 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 Nokia Networks (formerly Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN), Nokia Siemens Networks).

Nokia Networks
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 352 372
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20 -102
Contract jobs citing Nokia Networks 7 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.042% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% 0.36% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 17
South East median daily rate - £225 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.73% -15.71%
England median daily rate - £225 £295
% change year-on-year - -23.73% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Nokia Networks 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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8098 8073 9196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.10% 48.41% 47.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4652 4641 5141
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £238 £220 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £534
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 403 436
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -13.93% +19.94%
10th Percentile £10.20 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.00 £45.25
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

Nokia Networks
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Nokia Networks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Nokia Networks in the South East

Nokia Networks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nokia Networks in the South East

Nokia Networks
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia Networks within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Thames Valley -17 7 - -
Berkshire -21 7 - -
Nokia Networks
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nokia Networks 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 South East region with a requirement for Nokia Networks.

1 5 (71.43%) Nokia
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
1 5 (71.43%) MGW
1 5 (71.43%) VoLTE
1 5 (71.43%) VoWiFi
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Mitel
3 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Siemens
3 3 (42.86%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (28.57%) Megaco
4 2 (28.57%) ISUP
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Back Office
4 2 (28.57%) HNC
4 2 (28.57%) HND
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 2 (28.57%) 4G
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) QA

Nokia Networks
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) MGW
1 5 (71.43%) VoLTE
1 5 (71.43%) VoWiFi
2 4 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (28.57%) 3G
3 2 (28.57%) 4G
3 2 (28.57%) ISUP
3 2 (28.57%) LTE
3 2 (28.57%) Megaco
4 1 (14.29%) RNC
4 1 (14.29%) Value-Added Service
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 4G Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Support
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) VoLTE Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Transmission Planner
2 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
1 3 (42.86%) Network Virtualisation
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HNC
2 2 (28.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Nokia
2 3 (42.86%) Mitel
2 3 (42.86%) Siemens
3 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 1 (14.29%) Huawei
4 1 (14.29%) Samsung