The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 23 June 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 the Nokia Corporation.

Nokia
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 225 236
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11  
Contract jobs citing Nokia 23 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.85% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 22
Median daily rate £375 £418 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.17% +5.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £356 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £428 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Nokia 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 3806 4343 4469
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.16% 48.46% 47.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 2545 2436
Median daily rate £413 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 219 244
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.21% -0.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Nokia
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Nokia in the South East

Nokia
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 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nokia in the South East

Nokia
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nokia in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nokia in the South East

Nokia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nokia in the South East

Nokia
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 June 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 +4 19 £425 +1.19%
Kent - 2 £375 -
Surrey +8 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £357 -
Nokia
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 25 (59.52%) 3G
2 24 (57.14%) 4G
3 20 (47.62%) Diameter Protocol
4 18 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 16 (38.10%) LTE
6 12 (28.57%) SIGTRAN
7 11 (26.19%) Radio Access Network
7 11 (26.19%) LDAP
8 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
8 10 (23.81%) Cisco
8 10 (23.81%) Firewall
8 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
9 9 (21.43%) VoLTE
9 9 (21.43%) F5
9 9 (21.43%) Nokia Networks
10 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (19.05%) Change Management
11 7 (16.67%) INAP
11 7 (16.67%) CCSA
11 7 (16.67%) Blue Coat
11 7 (16.67%) CCSE
11 7 (16.67%) Ericsson
11 7 (16.67%) CCNP
11 7 (16.67%) Citrix
11 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (16.67%) TACACS
11 7 (16.67%) SOAP
11 7 (16.67%) SPML
12 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 6 (14.29%) Degree

Nokia
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 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (59.52%) 3G
2 24 (57.14%) 4G
3 20 (47.62%) Diameter Protocol
4 16 (38.10%) LTE
5 12 (28.57%) SIGTRAN
6 11 (26.19%) LDAP
6 11 (26.19%) Radio Access Network
7 10 (23.81%) Firewall
8 9 (21.43%) VoLTE
9 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (16.67%) INAP
10 7 (16.67%) TACACS
11 6 (14.29%) LAN
11 6 (14.29%) WAN
12 5 (11.90%) ISUP
12 5 (11.90%) Megaco
12 5 (11.90%) MGW
13 4 (9.52%) 2G
14 3 (7.14%) GSM
14 3 (7.14%) UTRAN
General
1 18 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.90%) Back Office
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) French Language
4 1 (2.38%) Front Office
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Design Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) 4G Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Network Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Mobile Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Operations Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Databuild Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) LTE Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Build Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Check Point Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Optimisation Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) VoLTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) SOAP
1 7 (16.67%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Change Management
2 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.90%) Data Management
3 5 (11.90%) Validation
4 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
4 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.52%) High Availability
4 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (4.76%) Demand Management
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Workflow
7 1 (2.38%) Coaching
7 1 (2.38%) Contract Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) CCNP
1 7 (16.67%) CCSA
1 7 (16.67%) CCSE
1 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) HNC
4 4 (9.52%) HND
5 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
1 10 (23.81%) Cisco
2 9 (21.43%) F5
2 9 (21.43%) Nokia Networks
3 7 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 7 (16.67%) Citrix
3 7 (16.67%) Ericsson
4 6 (14.29%) Huawei
4 6 (14.29%) Juniper
4 6 (14.29%) Samsung
5 2 (4.76%) Remedy
5 2 (4.76%) Siemens
5 2 (4.76%) Virgin Media
6 1 (2.38%) Aruba
6 1 (2.38%) Infoblox
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) NetScout
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) TIBCO