The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 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 the Nokia Corporation.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Nokia
England / South West
Rank 128 119 123
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4  
Contract jobs citing Nokia 12 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.46% 0.66% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 1.65% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 13
Median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
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 West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1055 1153 1214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.61% 39.85% 38.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 748 716
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £485 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 72 70
Median hourly rate £38.75 £20.20 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.87% +0.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.25 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £46.37 £44.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Nokia
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Nokia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Nokia in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nokia in the South West

Nokia
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nokia in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nokia in the South West

Nokia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nokia in the South West

Nokia
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bristol -1 8 £375 +7.14%
Wiltshire +3 3 £375 -
Nokia
England

Nokia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 12 (57.14%) SLA
5 10 (47.62%) Network Security
5 10 (47.62%) F5
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (42.86%) Demand Management
6 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
8 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
8 5 (23.81%) IronPort
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
8 5 (23.81%) Wireless
8 5 (23.81%) CA
8 5 (23.81%) MPLS
8 5 (23.81%) IBM
8 5 (23.81%) HP
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) FWSM
8 5 (23.81%) Network Management
8 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
10 3 (14.29%) Huawei
10 3 (14.29%) Management Information System

Nokia
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (47.62%) Network Security
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (23.81%) FWSM
4 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
4 5 (23.81%) MPLS
4 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
4 5 (23.81%) VPN
4 5 (23.81%) Wireless
5 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (9.52%) BGP
6 2 (9.52%) OSPF
6 2 (9.52%) PPP
6 2 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (4.76%) 4G
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (4.76%) MVNO
7 1 (4.76%) SS7
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Network Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Check Point Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Security Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) RF Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) RF Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Demand Management
1 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.76%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 10 (47.62%) F5
4 5 (23.81%) CA
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) IBM
4 5 (23.81%) IronPort
4 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
5 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 3 (14.29%) Ericsson
5 3 (14.29%) Huawei
6 1 (4.76%) ArcSight