Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Alcatel-Lucent products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Alcatel-Lucent over the 6 months to 22 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 Alcatel-Lucent.

Alcatel-Lucent
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 872 873
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1 -26
Contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent 22 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.026% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.056% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 18
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +33.33% -10.94%
10th Percentile £354 £406 £210
90th Percentile £588 £530 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £356
% change year-on-year -3.03% +15.79% +29.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Alcatel-Lucent 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43983 47802 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.63% 45.34% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 27338 29209 28805
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £235 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1473 1700 2082
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.23 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.20 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

Alcatel-Lucent
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Alcatel-Lucent as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Alcatel-Lucent in the UK

Alcatel-Lucent
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent.

Contractor daily rate trend for Alcatel-Lucent in the UK

Alcatel-Lucent
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Alcatel-Lucent in the UK

Alcatel-Lucent
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Alcatel-Lucent in the UK

Alcatel-Lucent
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England +10 17 £525 +5.00% 1
UK excluding London +32 10 £400 -3.03%
South East +15 10 £400 -
London -42 7 £575 +15.00% 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Alcatel-Lucent.

1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) DNS
3 13 (59.09%) Juniper
3 13 (59.09%) F5
3 13 (59.09%) Palo Alto
4 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 11 (50.00%) Python
5 11 (50.00%) DHCP
5 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (50.00%) Wireless
6 10 (45.45%) VPN
6 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
6 10 (45.45%) Network Security
7 9 (40.91%) Fortinet
7 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
7 9 (40.91%) WAN
7 9 (40.91%) Perl
7 9 (40.91%) BGP
7 9 (40.91%) Network Design
7 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
8 8 (36.36%) Quagga
8 8 (36.36%) Arista
8 8 (36.36%) IPsec
8 8 (36.36%) MPLS
8 8 (36.36%) OSPF
8 8 (36.36%) Windows
8 8 (36.36%) HTTP
8 8 (36.36%) SSL

Alcatel-Lucent
Co-occurring IT Skills 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%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) DNS
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (50.00%) DHCP
4 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (50.00%) Wireless
5 10 (45.45%) Network Security
5 10 (45.45%) VPN
6 9 (40.91%) BGP
6 9 (40.91%) WAN
7 8 (36.36%) HTTP
7 8 (36.36%) IPsec
7 8 (36.36%) Junos
7 8 (36.36%) MPLS
7 8 (36.36%) OpenVPN
7 8 (36.36%) OSPF
7 8 (36.36%) Quagga
7 8 (36.36%) SSL
8 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
8 7 (31.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) IP Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Services Director
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
1 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (40.91%) Network Design
3 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 6 (27.27%) Physics
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security
6 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (13.64%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow
7 2 (9.09%) Contract Management
7 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
2 9 (40.91%) Perl
3 8 (36.36%) C-shell
3 8 (36.36%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNP
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCDA
2 2 (9.09%) CCDE
2 2 (9.09%) CCDP
3 1 (4.55%) CCIE
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Openswan
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
2 7 (31.82%) NFS
2 7 (31.82%) pfSense
3 3 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) F5
2 13 (59.09%) Juniper
2 13 (59.09%) Palo Alto
3 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 9 (40.91%) Fortinet
5 8 (36.36%) Arista
5 8 (36.36%) Brocade
5 8 (36.36%) Vyatta
6 7 (31.82%) Citrix
6 7 (31.82%) Extreme Networks
6 7 (31.82%) SonicWALL
7 3 (13.64%) Aruba
7 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
7 3 (13.64%) EMC
7 3 (13.64%) FireEye
7 3 (13.64%) Riverbed
7 3 (13.64%) TippingPoint
8 2 (9.09%) AlgoSec
8 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds