Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 307 289
Rank change year-on-year -36 -18 -41
Contract jobs citing Nokia 26 44 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.29% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.59% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 46
South East median daily rate £300 £346 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.23% +9.76% -12.50%
England median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.67% +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 7,838 7,507 8,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.50% 48.71% 47.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,575 4,324 4,868
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +5.07%
10th Percentile £234 £231 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 376 448
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.43 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.43% -18.93% +18.94%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.50
90th Percentile £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.48 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -0.11% - +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 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 19 January 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
Berkshire -15 23 £315 +1.61%
Thames Valley -27 23 £315 -7.76%
Surrey -25 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £300 -
Nokia
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 (65.38%) Telecoms
2 11 (42.31%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (34.62%) 4G
3 9 (34.62%) MGW
3 9 (34.62%) VoLTE
3 9 (34.62%) 3G
4 8 (30.77%) Ericsson
5 7 (26.92%) Siemens
5 7 (26.92%) Diameter Protocol
6 6 (23.08%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) Amdocs
7 5 (19.23%) Nokia Networks
7 5 (19.23%) PMO
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) SIGTRAN
8 4 (15.38%) Business Development
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (15.38%) Change Control
8 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
8 4 (15.38%) Samsung
8 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (15.38%) VoWiFi
8 4 (15.38%) OpenStack
8 4 (15.38%) Maya
8 4 (15.38%) Mitel
8 4 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 4 (15.38%) Workflow

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 4 (15.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Maya
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (34.62%) 3G
2 9 (34.62%) 4G
2 9 (34.62%) MGW
2 9 (34.62%) VoLTE
3 7 (26.92%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (19.23%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (15.38%) VoWiFi
6 3 (11.54%) LTE
7 2 (7.69%) 2G
7 2 (7.69%) INAP
7 2 (7.69%) RNC
7 2 (7.69%) SS7
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) ISUP
8 1 (3.85%) Megaco
8 1 (3.85%) Nokia DX200
8 1 (3.85%) RANAP
8 1 (3.85%) Value-Added Service
8 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
General
1 17 (65.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile Engineer
1 4 (15.38%) Planning Manager
1 4 (15.38%) Programme Manager
1 4 (15.38%) Programme Planning Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Architect
2 2 (7.69%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Architect
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Designer
3 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (3.85%) OSS Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) LDAP
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (15.38%) Business Development
3 4 (15.38%) Change Control
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 4 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (15.38%) Validation
3 4 (15.38%) Workflow
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
5 2 (7.69%) Fault Management
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Network Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Statistics
5 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.85%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) C++
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 4 (15.38%) PMP
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) HNC
3 1 (3.85%) HND
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PMO
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (3.85%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Ericsson
2 7 (26.92%) Siemens
3 5 (19.23%) Amdocs
3 5 (19.23%) Nokia Networks
4 4 (15.38%) Mitel
4 4 (15.38%) Remedy
4 4 (15.38%) Samsung
5 3 (11.54%) Huawei
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) Arqiva
6 2 (7.69%) Cramer
6 2 (7.69%) Sun
7 1 (3.85%) BMC
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper