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 3 months to 28 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 Nokia Networks (formerly Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN), Nokia Siemens Networks).

Nokia Networks
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 243 227
Rank change year-on-year -10 -16  
Contract jobs citing Nokia Networks 1 24 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.026% 0.53% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 16
Median daily rate - £305 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.96%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £305 £260
% change year-on-year -14.75% +17.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3823 4549 4544
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 48.79% 49.04% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2109 2713 2375
Median daily rate £415 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 205 236
Median hourly rate £15.50 £28.38 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.37% +53.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.32 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Nokia Networks
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Nokia Networks as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire +12 1 - -
Nokia Networks
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 17 (94.44%) 3G
2 14 (77.78%) Huawei
3 13 (72.22%) 4G
3 13 (72.22%) Ericsson
3 13 (72.22%) 2G
4 11 (61.11%) Nokia
5 10 (55.56%) Back Office
5 10 (55.56%) ITIL
6 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (50.00%) Cisco
6 9 (50.00%) CCIE
6 9 (50.00%) CCNP
6 9 (50.00%) CCNA
6 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (50.00%) Juniper
6 9 (50.00%) Wireshark
7 8 (44.44%) LTE
8 7 (38.89%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
10 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
10 4 (22.22%) Nortel
10 4 (22.22%) VoLTE
10 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
11 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (16.67%) Greenplum
11 3 (16.67%) Samsung
11 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 3 (16.67%) SQL

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:

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) 3G
2 13 (72.22%) 2G
2 13 (72.22%) 4G
3 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 8 (44.44%) LTE
5 7 (38.89%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (22.22%) VoLTE
7 2 (11.11%) DHCP
7 2 (11.11%) DNS
7 2 (11.11%) GSM
7 2 (11.11%) SNMP
7 2 (11.11%) Telnet
7 2 (11.11%) UMTS
8 1 (5.56%) 3GPP
8 1 (5.56%) ATM
8 1 (5.56%) GPRS
8 1 (5.56%) INAP
8 1 (5.56%) WCDMA
8 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (55.56%) Back Office
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) RAN Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3G Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 4G Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) LTE Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior 3G Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) UMTS Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) UMTS Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) SPML
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CCIE
1 9 (50.00%) CCNA
1 9 (50.00%) CCNP
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Huawei
2 13 (72.22%) Ericsson
3 11 (61.11%) Nokia
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco
4 9 (50.00%) Juniper
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Nortel
7 3 (16.67%) Greenplum
7 3 (16.67%) Samsung
8 2 (11.11%) Citrix
8 2 (11.11%) Cramer
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle
8 2 (11.11%) Tellabs
9 1 (5.56%) Mapinfo
9 1 (5.56%) Remedy