Period
to 17 July 2018

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 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 364 320 329
Rank change year-on-year -44 +9 -33
Contract jobs citing Nokia 22 39 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.24% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.50% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 18
South East median daily rate £475 £400 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +22.61% -5.43%
10th Percentile £360 £328 £274
90th Percentile £523 £450 £434
England median daily rate £513 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +36.67% +3.81% -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £22.50 - -
England 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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,986 7,760 9,101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.82% 48.70% 48.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,597 4,277 5,375
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £254 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £544
England median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 344 389 425
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -7.91% -0.71%
10th Percentile £10.52 £9.86 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.73 £47.50 £47.67
England median hourly rate £17.54 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.18% -2.86% -

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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 -21 17 £500 +17.65% 2
Berkshire -35 16 £500 +17.65% 2
Hampshire -4 2 £500 -
Buckinghamshire +4 1 - -
Surrey -34 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £450 -
Nokia
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 12 (54.55%) 3G
2 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (36.36%) 4G
3 8 (36.36%) Diameter Protocol
4 6 (27.27%) Migration
4 6 (27.27%) LDAP
5 5 (22.73%) Validation
5 5 (22.73%) SIGTRAN
5 5 (22.73%) MGW
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (18.18%) REST
6 4 (18.18%) LTE
6 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (18.18%) SailPoint
6 4 (18.18%) CyberArk
6 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (18.18%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) Ericsson
7 3 (13.64%) Siemens
7 3 (13.64%) SOAP
7 3 (13.64%) Network Design
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) Huawei
7 3 (13.64%) HP ALM
7 3 (13.64%) VoLTE
7 3 (13.64%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (13.64%) SoapUI

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 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) 3G
2 8 (36.36%) 4G
2 8 (36.36%) Diameter Protocol
3 5 (22.73%) MGW
3 5 (22.73%) SIGTRAN
4 4 (18.18%) LTE
5 3 (13.64%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (13.64%) VoLTE
6 2 (9.09%) 2G
6 2 (9.09%) INAP
6 2 (9.09%) ISUP
6 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.55%) 3GPP
7 1 (4.55%) ATM
7 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.55%) Firewall
7 1 (4.55%) GSM
7 1 (4.55%) Node B
7 1 (4.55%) SS7
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 3G Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 4G Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Voice Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) RF Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) LDAP
2 4 (18.18%) REST
2 4 (18.18%) SailPoint
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Validation
3 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (9.09%) Service Design
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Optimisation
6 1 (4.55%) Network Management
6 1 (4.55%) Network Optimisation
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Radio Network Optimisation
6 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (13.64%) HP ALM
3 1 (4.55%) Netcool
3 1 (4.55%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (4.55%) OpenView
3 1 (4.55%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) CyberArk
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) Ericsson
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) Huawei
2 3 (13.64%) Siemens
3 2 (9.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (9.09%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) Arqiva
4 1 (4.55%) BMC
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) VMware