Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 857 811 824
Rank change year-on-year -46 +13 -72
Contract jobs citing Nortel 31 34 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.036% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.072% 0.081% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 36
UK median daily rate £395 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +4.24% -4.07%
10th Percentile £206 £255 £223
90th Percentile £478 £523 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £393 £363
% change year-on-year -0.64% +8.28% +26.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -4.00% -46.49%
10th Percentile £14.78 £12.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £21.88 £13.05 £13.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 - £12.50

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 43,004 41,911 49,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.02% 43.84% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,753 25,640 30,139
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,576 1,381 1,633
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.02 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.55 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.30% -5.71% +1.63%

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 14 August 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 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 14 August 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
UK excluding London -6 28 £390 -0.64% 2
England -42 23 £400 +6.67% 2
South East -18 10 £425 +21.43%
South West -1 5 £390 -1.27%
Scotland - 5 £200 -
North of England -16 4 £350 -10.83% 1
Yorkshire -15 3 £350 +13.64%
London -38 3 £400 +6.67%
Wales - 2 £505 -
North West -13 1 £250 -9.09% 1
East of England - 1 £400 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 23 (74.19%) Cisco
2 16 (51.61%) LAN
2 16 (51.61%) WAN
3 15 (48.39%) Telecoms
4 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (38.71%) Internet
6 11 (35.48%) Juniper
6 11 (35.48%) CCNA
6 11 (35.48%) Firewall
6 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
6 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
7 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
7 10 (32.26%) Avaya
7 10 (32.26%) OSPF
7 10 (32.26%) BGP
8 9 (29.03%) MPLS
8 9 (29.03%) VPN
8 9 (29.03%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (25.81%) WLAN
10 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
10 7 (22.58%) Wireless
11 6 (19.35%) EIGRP
11 6 (19.35%) DWDM
11 6 (19.35%) CCNP
11 6 (19.35%) SDH
11 6 (19.35%) ITIL
11 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
12 5 (16.13%) Ethernet
12 5 (16.13%) RIP
12 5 (16.13%) Migration

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 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) LAN
1 16 (51.61%) WAN
2 12 (38.71%) Internet
3 11 (35.48%) Firewall
4 10 (32.26%) BGP
4 10 (32.26%) OSPF
4 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
5 9 (29.03%) MPLS
5 9 (29.03%) VPN
6 8 (25.81%) WLAN
7 7 (22.58%) Wireless
8 6 (19.35%) DWDM
8 6 (19.35%) EIGRP
8 6 (19.35%) SDH
9 5 (16.13%) Ethernet
9 5 (16.13%) RIP
10 4 (12.90%) DNS
11 3 (9.68%) FTP
11 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
11 3 (9.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) MS Access
General
1 15 (48.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Network Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Project Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Avaya Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Transmission Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Support
6 1 (3.23%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.68%) Network Management
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) Use Case
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Fault Management
5 2 (6.45%) High Availability
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Email Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.23%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (35.48%) CCNA
2 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
3 9 (29.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (19.35%) CCNP
5 5 (16.13%) BC Cleared
6 3 (9.68%) CCDA
6 3 (9.68%) CCIP
6 3 (9.68%) CCVP
7 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.45%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.23%) CCIE
8 1 (3.23%) CCIE Security
8 1 (3.23%) Degree
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIE
8 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) Juniper
3 10 (32.26%) Avaya
4 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.90%) Ericsson
5 4 (12.90%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Huawei
5 4 (12.90%) Meraki
6 3 (9.68%) Ciena
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix
7 2 (6.45%) Aruba
7 2 (6.45%) F5
7 2 (6.45%) Openreach
7 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.45%) VMware
8 1 (3.23%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.23%) GENBAND
8 1 (3.23%) Verint