Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Nortel Meridian skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nortel Meridian over the 6 months to 21 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.

Nortel Meridian
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 880 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +877
Contract jobs citing Nortel Meridian 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.001% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.035% 0.006% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median daily rate £273 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - -

Nortel Meridian is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 14147 16251 15798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.72% 15.52% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8605 9813 9138
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £181 £215 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 745 827 1017
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +17.07% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.65 £48.15 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.04 £25.00 £20.97
% change year-on-year -27.84% +19.23% +4.84%

Nortel Meridian
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Nortel Meridian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Nortel Meridian in the UK

Nortel Meridian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nortel Meridian in the UK

Nortel Meridian
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nortel Meridian in the UK

Nortel Meridian
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 Nortel Meridian within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
UK excluding London +22 5 £273 -
England +18 3 £273 -
South West - 3 £273 -
Wales - 2 £188 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nortel Meridian 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 Nortel Meridian.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Nortel
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (60.00%) 4G
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) HSRP
2 3 (60.00%) Meraki
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) VRRP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) Broadband
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Handset

Nortel Meridian
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 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (60.00%) 4G
2 3 (60.00%) Broadband
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) HSRP
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) VRRP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Support
1 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Network Support
1 3 (60.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IP Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) Nortel
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) Panasonic