Period
to 17 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 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 17 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 the Nokia Corporation.

Nokia
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 350 346 292
Rank change year-on-year -4 -54 -26
Contract jobs citing Nokia 27 36 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.21% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.44% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 57
South East median daily rate £346 £401 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.65% +26.74% -12.22%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £220
90th Percentile £421 £475 £450
England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £15.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £28.00 £13.39
% change year-on-year -33.21% +109.11% +21.73%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8114 8119 9346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.16% 48.39% 47.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4665 4672 5212
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £241 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £533
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 406 443
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.38 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.57% -14.58% +15.27%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £46.96 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.31 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% -5.71% +6.06%

Nokia
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 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
Berkshire +3 23 £342 -15.95%
Thames Valley -15 23 £342 -17.18%
Kent - 2 £375 -
Surrey -20 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £300 -
Nokia
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 17 (62.96%) Telecoms
2 13 (48.15%) VoLTE
3 10 (37.04%) Radio Access Network
3 10 (37.04%) Ericsson
4 7 (25.93%) LTE
4 7 (25.93%) Huawei
4 7 (25.93%) Diameter Protocol
5 6 (22.22%) VoWiFi
5 6 (22.22%) MGW
5 6 (22.22%) 4G
5 6 (22.22%) 3G
5 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) Amdocs
6 5 (18.52%) PMP
6 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
6 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
6 5 (18.52%) Nokia Networks
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 4 (14.81%) Business Development
7 4 (14.81%) Mitel
7 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (14.81%) High Availability
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) Change Control
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (14.81%) Remedy

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Maya
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) VoLTE
2 10 (37.04%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (25.93%) Diameter Protocol
3 7 (25.93%) LTE
4 6 (22.22%) 3G
4 6 (22.22%) 4G
4 6 (22.22%) MGW
4 6 (22.22%) VoWiFi
5 3 (11.11%) 2G
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall
6 2 (7.41%) INAP
6 2 (7.41%) ISUP
6 2 (7.41%) Megaco
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security
6 2 (7.41%) RNC
6 2 (7.41%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (7.41%) SS7
6 2 (7.41%) UMTS
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
General
1 17 (62.96%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 2 (7.41%) French Language
3 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) 4G Engineer
1 4 (14.81%) Planning Manager
1 4 (14.81%) Programme Manager
1 4 (14.81%) Programme Planning Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Operations Support Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) OSS Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Solaris
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.81%) Business Development
3 4 (14.81%) Change Control
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (14.81%) High Availability
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (14.81%) Validation
3 4 (14.81%) Workflow
4 3 (11.11%) Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (7.41%) Demand Management
5 2 (7.41%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (7.41%) Network Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Presales
5 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C++
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) Perl
1 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
1 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
1 5 (18.52%) PMP
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (7.41%) HNC
3 2 (7.41%) HND
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) PMO
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (3.70%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Ericsson
2 7 (25.93%) Huawei
3 5 (18.52%) Amdocs
3 5 (18.52%) Nokia Networks
4 4 (14.81%) Mitel
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Remedy
4 4 (14.81%) Samsung
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) Siemens
6 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.41%) Cramer
6 2 (7.41%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) Sun
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
7 1 (3.70%) BMC
7 1 (3.70%) Juniper
7 1 (3.70%) Virgin Media