Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Nortel products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nortel over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Nortel
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 842 840 783
Rank change year-on-year -2 -57 +40
Contract jobs citing Nortel 29 49 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.049% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.069% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 52
UK median daily rate £300 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.57% -1.88% +12.52%
10th Percentile £123 £200 £168
90th Percentile £417 £455 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £233 £225
% change year-on-year +23.66% +3.33% -36.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -24.64% -
10th Percentile £15.91 £10.90 £11.50
90th Percentile £22.88 £14.70 £24.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% +25.00% -

Nortel 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 42,044 41,797 43,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.19% 41.96% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,009 26,362 26,409
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £231 £240
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,543 1,372 1,637
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.40% +2.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.50 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

Nortel
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Nortel in the UK

Nortel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nortel in the UK

Nortel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nortel over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nortel in the UK

Nortel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nortel in the UK

Nortel
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nortel within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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 -28 27 £288 +23.66% 7
England -4 25 £300 -25.00% 7
South East +4 13 £238 -26.92% 2
North of England -5 9 £385 -1.91%
Yorkshire -7 6 £385 -1.91%
Scotland -15 3 - - 1
North West - 3 £130 -
London -2 2 £425 +6.25% 1
Wales -13 1 - -
South West -36 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Nortel 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 with a requirement for Nortel.

1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) WAN
3 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (44.83%) Avaya
4 13 (44.83%) Juniper
4 13 (44.83%) Internet
4 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
4 13 (44.83%) LAN
5 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
5 12 (41.38%) CCNA
5 12 (41.38%) OSPF
5 12 (41.38%) BGP
6 11 (37.93%) DWDM
6 11 (37.93%) SLA
6 11 (37.93%) EIGRP
6 11 (37.93%) RIP
6 11 (37.93%) SDH
7 10 (34.48%) CCNP
7 10 (34.48%) VPN
7 10 (34.48%) MPLS
8 8 (27.59%) Firewall
8 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) BC Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (24.14%) CCIP
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
9 7 (24.14%) Linux
9 7 (24.14%) ITIL
10 6 (20.69%) Problem Management

Nortel
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 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) WAN
2 13 (44.83%) Internet
2 13 (44.83%) LAN
3 12 (41.38%) BGP
3 12 (41.38%) OSPF
3 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
4 11 (37.93%) DWDM
4 11 (37.93%) EIGRP
4 11 (37.93%) RIP
4 11 (37.93%) SDH
5 10 (34.48%) MPLS
5 10 (34.48%) VPN
6 8 (27.59%) Firewall
7 5 (17.24%) Wireless
8 4 (13.79%) ADSL
8 4 (13.79%) ATM
8 4 (13.79%) DSL
8 4 (13.79%) Ethernet
8 4 (13.79%) VPLS
8 4 (13.79%) xDSL
General
1 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Avaya Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Network Support
6 1 (3.45%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Transmission Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.90%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Phone
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
3 5 (17.24%) Analytics
3 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (13.79%) Fault Management
4 4 (13.79%) Migration
4 4 (13.79%) Network Management
4 4 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.90%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.45%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (41.38%) CCNA
3 10 (34.48%) CCNP
4 8 (27.59%) BC Cleared
4 8 (27.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
4 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
5 7 (24.14%) CCIP
6 4 (13.79%) JNCIS
7 2 (6.90%) CCDA
7 2 (6.90%) CCVP
7 2 (6.90%) Degree
8 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
8 1 (3.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
1 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) Avaya
2 13 (44.83%) Juniper
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (13.79%) Ericsson
4 4 (13.79%) Huawei
5 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.34%) F5
5 3 (10.34%) Nokia
5 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) Polycom
7 1 (3.45%) Aruba
7 1 (3.45%) Brocade
7 1 (3.45%) Ciena
7 1 (3.45%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (3.45%) Linksys
7 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.45%) Ubiquiti