Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for NSN NetAct skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NSN NetAct over the 6 months to 19 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.

Nokia Networks NetAct
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 849 840 836
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 -33
Contract jobs citing NSN NetAct 6 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.013% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.052% 0.13% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
UK median daily rate £303 £313 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.20% +20.19% +5.05%
10th Percentile £239 £270 £215
90th Percentile £372 £355 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £350 £260
% change year-on-year -13.57% +34.62% +5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NSN NetAct is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11,504 10,353 9,233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.48% 10.68% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,853 6,599 5,661
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.78% +4.38%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £234
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 271 249 337
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.70 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.89 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.69 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -19.54% -2.50% -3.61%

NSN NetAct
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NSN NetAct in the UK

NSN NetAct
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NSN NetAct in the UK

NSN NetAct
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NSN NetAct over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NSN NetAct in the UK

NSN NetAct
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NSN NetAct within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
UK excluding London -2 6 £303 -13.57% 1
England -9 6 £303 -3.20% 1
South East -22 4 - -
North of England +35 1 £230 -
North West +3 1 £230 -
East of England -7 1 £375 +7.14%

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NSN NetAct 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 NSN NetAct.

1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Handset
2 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 2 (33.33%) Nokia
2 2 (33.33%) GSM
2 2 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) UMTS
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Mapinfo
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) 2G
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Cramer
3 1 (16.67%) Amdocs
3 1 (16.67%) Redknee
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) RNC
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Huawei

NSN NetAct
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) GSM
1 2 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (16.67%) 2G
2 1 (16.67%) 3G
2 1 (16.67%) 4G
2 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (16.67%) GGSN
2 1 (16.67%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia DX200
2 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (16.67%) RNC
2 1 (16.67%) SGSN
2 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) UMTS
2 1 (16.67%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Optimisation Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
1 2 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (16.67%) Acme Packet
2 1 (16.67%) Amdocs
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Cramer
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Huawei
2 1 (16.67%) Mapinfo
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NetScout
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Redknee
2 1 (16.67%) Tekelec