Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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 Nortel Networks Corporation.

Nortel
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 808 813 739
Rank change year-on-year +5 -74 -18
Contract jobs citing Nortel 41 94 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.086% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.098% 0.19% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 47 88
UK median daily rate £385 £363 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.21% +8.61% +19.20%
10th Percentile £263 £175 £255
90th Percentile £499 £420 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £313
% change year-on-year +10.34% +16.00% +21.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 3
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £22.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -43.74% +13.95%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.25 £17.04
90th Percentile £17.75 £13.25 £24.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year +36.00% -46.49% +19.79%

Nortel 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 41799 49097 50308
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.83% 44.67% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25580 30120 29048
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £248 £219
90th Percentile £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1418 1628 2183
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.47 £17.38 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.24% +2.21% +3.03%

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 27 July 2017.

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 12 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 27 July 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 +11 40 £385 +6.21% 1
London +17 19 £375 +8.70%
UK excluding London -16 19 £400 +10.34% 1
South East +1 7 £375 +68.54%
North of England +53 5 £434 -16.59% 1
South West -4 4 £400 +10.34%
Midlands +16 3 - -
North East - 3 £613 -
West Midlands +31 2 - -
Yorkshire +39 1 £224 -
North West +32 1 £275 -47.12% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 14 (34.15%) Cisco
2 11 (26.83%) LAN
2 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Avaya
3 10 (24.39%) WAN
3 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
4 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
5 7 (17.07%) PABX
5 7 (17.07%) Migration
5 7 (17.07%) VoIP
5 7 (17.07%) PBX
5 7 (17.07%) SNMP
5 7 (17.07%) Windows
5 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
6 6 (14.63%) Degree
7 5 (12.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
7 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
7 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.20%) SDH
7 5 (12.20%) Genesys
7 5 (12.20%) MPLS
7 5 (12.20%) Finance
7 5 (12.20%) Service Management
7 5 (12.20%) Quality Management
7 5 (12.20%) BT
8 4 (9.76%) Firewall
8 4 (9.76%) DWDM

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 (7.32%) GroupWise
1 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.88%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) LAN
2 10 (24.39%) WAN
3 7 (17.07%) PABX
3 7 (17.07%) PBX
3 7 (17.07%) SNMP
3 7 (17.07%) VoIP
4 5 (12.20%) MPLS
4 5 (12.20%) SDH
4 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.76%) ATM
5 4 (9.76%) DWDM
5 4 (9.76%) Firewall
5 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
5 4 (9.76%) Symposium
5 4 (9.76%) Unified Communications
5 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
5 4 (9.76%) WLAN
6 3 (7.32%) DMS-100
6 3 (7.32%) Q.931
6 3 (7.32%) Wireless
General
1 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Avaya Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Architect
2 4 (9.76%) IP Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Consultant
3 3 (7.32%) Field Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Integration Architect
3 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Avaya Field Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
4 2 (4.88%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Nortel Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Nortel Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Test Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
1 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.88%) IVR
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) AIX
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Vista
2 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Quality Management
3 5 (12.20%) Service Management
4 4 (9.76%) CRM
4 4 (9.76%) Fault Management
4 4 (9.76%) Line Management
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.32%) Network Design
5 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.88%) Analytics
6 2 (4.88%) Biometrics
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Speech Recognition
7 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (14.63%) Degree
3 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) CCNA
4 4 (9.76%) CCNP
5 2 (4.88%) CCDA
5 2 (4.88%) CCIE
5 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.44%) CCDP
6 1 (2.44%) CCSA
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.44%) OCP
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Cisco
2 11 (26.83%) Avaya
3 5 (12.20%) BT
3 5 (12.20%) Genesys
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) Verint
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 3 (7.32%) Compaq
5 3 (7.32%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) Juniper
5 3 (7.32%) NEC
5 3 (7.32%) Novell
5 3 (7.32%) Remedy
5 3 (7.32%) Siebel
5 3 (7.32%) Tellabs
6 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.88%) Dell
6 2 (4.88%) Ericsson
6 2 (4.88%) Nokia
6 2 (4.88%) Siemens