Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 868 839 817
Rank change year-on-year -29 -22 -25
Contract jobs citing Nortel 32 37 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.037% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.074% 0.087% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 40
UK median daily rate £385 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% -1.64% -18.01%
10th Percentile £126 £248 £168
90th Percentile £454 £404 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +18.46% -10.34% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -4.00% -43.74%
10th Percentile £14.78 £11.10 £10.30
90th Percentile £19.50 £12.90 £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 43,327 42,688 47,708
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.01% 43.02% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,796 26,320 29,211
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £242 £240
90th Percentile £625 £619 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,668 1,385 1,712
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.87 £45.00 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.88 £17.00
% change year-on-year -2.27% -0.69% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -12 31 £385 +18.46% 7
England -16 25 £368 -2.00% 9
South East +7 13 £400 +23.08% 1
North of England -18 8 £350 -10.83% 3
Yorkshire -19 5 £350 -10.83%
Scotland - 4 - - 1
North West -1 3 £130 -52.73% 3
Wales -16 2 £505 +169.33%
South West -23 2 £390 +15.99%
London -36 1 - - 3
East of England - 1 £400 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 20 (62.50%) WAN
3 17 (53.13%) LAN
4 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
4 13 (40.63%) Juniper
4 13 (40.63%) Internet
4 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
5 12 (37.50%) Avaya
5 12 (37.50%) OSPF
5 12 (37.50%) BGP
6 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (31.25%) CCNA
7 10 (31.25%) EIGRP
7 10 (31.25%) DWDM
7 10 (31.25%) MPLS
7 10 (31.25%) VPN
7 10 (31.25%) SDH
7 10 (31.25%) RIP
7 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 10 (31.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (28.13%) Firewall
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (21.88%) CCNP
10 7 (21.88%) SLA
10 7 (21.88%) ITIL
10 7 (21.88%) BC Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) Migration
11 6 (18.75%) Windows
11 6 (18.75%) Linux

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 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) WAN
2 17 (53.13%) LAN
3 13 (40.63%) Internet
3 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
4 12 (37.50%) BGP
4 12 (37.50%) OSPF
5 10 (31.25%) DWDM
5 10 (31.25%) EIGRP
5 10 (31.25%) MPLS
5 10 (31.25%) RIP
5 10 (31.25%) SDH
5 10 (31.25%) VPN
6 9 (28.13%) Firewall
7 6 (18.75%) WLAN
8 4 (12.50%) ADSL
8 4 (12.50%) ATM
8 4 (12.50%) DSL
8 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 4 (12.50%) IPsec
8 4 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) MS Access
General
1 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Avaya Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Network Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Support
5 2 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Transmission Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) LAN/WAN Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.25%) iPhone
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Analytics
3 4 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (12.50%) Network Management
3 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.38%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) Fault Management
4 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) ITSM
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (3.13%) Email Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (31.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 10 (31.25%) CCNA
2 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) BC Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) CCNP
4 5 (15.63%) CCIP
5 3 (9.38%) JNCIS
6 2 (6.25%) CCDA
6 2 (6.25%) CCVP
6 2 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (3.13%) CCIE
7 1 (3.13%) CCIE Security
7 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
7 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
1 1 (3.13%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Juniper
3 12 (37.50%) Avaya
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.63%) VMware
6 4 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 3 (9.38%) Ericsson
7 3 (9.38%) Huawei
8 2 (6.25%) Aruba
8 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.25%) Ciena
8 2 (6.25%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) Meraki
8 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
9 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
9 1 (3.13%) GENBAND
9 1 (3.13%) Nokia Networks
9 1 (3.13%) Remedy
9 1 (3.13%) Tellabs