Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Nortel
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 844 785 809
Rank change year-on-year -59 +24 -112
Contract jobs citing Nortel 52 80 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.082% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 49 28
UK median daily rate £393 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.88% +11.42% -0.28%
10th Percentile £200 £170 £255
90th Percentile £480 £608 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £233 £350 £356
% change year-on-year -33.57% -1.55% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £17.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.54% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year +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 42,171 43,993 45,712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.04% 45.19% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,668 26,933 26,978
UK median daily rate £436 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £241 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,367 1,662 1,923
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.54 £10.25 £10.24
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 17 January 2018.

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 11 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 17 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
England -35 40 £400 -5.88% 4
London -16 28 £400 -20.00% 1
UK excluding London -3 22 £233 -33.57% 3
Scotland - 8 £200 -
South West +9 7 £273 -35.88%
North of England +41 2 £393 -7.65% 1
Yorkshire +18 2 £393 -25.24%
Wales +6 2 £188 -47.37%
South East -41 2 £325 +66.67%
Midlands -2 1 - - 2
West Midlands -6 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Nortel 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.

1 25 (48.08%) Cisco
2 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
3 16 (30.77%) ITIL
4 15 (28.85%) Avaya
5 14 (26.92%) WAN
6 12 (23.08%) LAN
7 11 (21.15%) VoIP
7 11 (21.15%) DMS-100
7 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
7 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
7 11 (21.15%) GENBAND
8 10 (19.23%) Unified Communications
8 10 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (17.31%) SLA
9 9 (17.31%) Firewall
9 9 (17.31%) Skype for Business
10 8 (15.38%) Meraki
10 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
10 8 (15.38%) DNS
10 8 (15.38%) WLAN
10 8 (15.38%) DHCP
10 8 (15.38%) Internet
10 8 (15.38%) Juniper
10 8 (15.38%) HP
10 8 (15.38%) CCNA
11 7 (13.46%) MPLS
11 7 (13.46%) DPNSS
11 7 (13.46%) Wireless
11 7 (13.46%) Q.931
11 7 (13.46%) IP Telephony

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 9 (17.31%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.77%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Mimecast
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) WAN
2 12 (23.08%) LAN
3 11 (21.15%) DMS-100
3 11 (21.15%) VoIP
4 10 (19.23%) Unified Communications
5 9 (17.31%) Firewall
6 8 (15.38%) DHCP
6 8 (15.38%) DNS
6 8 (15.38%) Internet
6 8 (15.38%) WLAN
7 7 (13.46%) DPNSS
7 7 (13.46%) IP Telephony
7 7 (13.46%) MPLS
7 7 (13.46%) Q.931
7 7 (13.46%) Wireless
8 6 (11.54%) Nortel Meridian
8 6 (11.54%) OSPF
8 6 (11.54%) PuTTY
8 6 (11.54%) Softswitch
8 6 (11.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) German Language
4 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (7.69%) Analyst
3 4 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 4 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Avaya Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco Support
4 3 (5.77%) Field Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Network Support
4 3 (5.77%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Subject Matter Expert
5 2 (3.85%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.77%) Handset
3 2 (3.85%) PKI
3 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Vista
3 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) ITIL
2 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.54%) High Availability
4 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.62%) Data Management
4 5 (9.62%) Migration
4 5 (9.62%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (7.69%) Change Management
5 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 3 (5.77%) ETL
6 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.77%) Server Building
6 3 (5.77%) Service Management
6 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.85%) Email Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.85%) Process Improvement
7 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
1 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (15.38%) CCNA
4 6 (11.54%) DV Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) CCNP
6 4 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (5.77%) Degree
8 2 (3.85%) CCIE
9 1 (1.92%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (1.92%) CCIE Wireless
9 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.92%) PMP
9 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Cisco
2 15 (28.85%) Avaya
3 11 (21.15%) GENBAND
4 8 (15.38%) HP
4 8 (15.38%) Juniper
4 8 (15.38%) Meraki
5 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.54%) Openreach
5 6 (11.54%) Siemens
6 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.69%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) Ericsson
6 4 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.77%) Compaq
7 3 (5.77%) F5
7 3 (5.77%) Huawei
7 3 (5.77%) NEC
7 3 (5.77%) Nokia
7 3 (5.77%) Novell
8 2 (3.85%) Tandberg