Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 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.

Nokia Networks NetAct
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 878 838
Rank change year-on-year +42 -40 -6
Contract jobs citing NSN NetAct 6 27 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.025% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.059% 0.23% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 8
UK median daily rate £344 £275 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +8.91% -3.81%
10th Percentile £308 £199 £138
90th Percentile £384 £313 £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £275 £250
% change year-on-year +40.91% +10.00% -4.76%
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 skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10186 11770 9662
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.70% 10.69% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6751 7611 5891
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £215
90th Percentile £602 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +8.39% +6.90% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 263 337
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £11.70 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.10 £47.90 £39.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -22.22% +11.47% +0.93%

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
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 20 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 +38 6 £344 +25.00% 1
UK excluding London +43 4 £388 +40.91% 1
South East +35 2 - -
London +36 1 £300 +5.73%
South West +2 1 £388 -
East of England -7 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Nokia
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) GSM
2 5 (83.33%) Ericsson
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
3 4 (66.67%) 2G
3 4 (66.67%) 3G
3 4 (66.67%) UTRAN
3 4 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
4 3 (50.00%) SLA
4 3 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) GGSN
5 2 (33.33%) SGSN
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (33.33%) Huawei
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) Acme Packet
5 2 (33.33%) Tekelec
5 2 (33.33%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (16.67%) Intelligent Network
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Mapinfo
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 5 (83.33%) GSM
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
3 4 (66.67%) 2G
3 4 (66.67%) 3G
3 4 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (66.67%) UTRAN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) GGSN
4 2 (33.33%) SGSN
4 2 (33.33%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (16.67%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (16.67%) WCDMA
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Build Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Databuild Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Ericsson Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia
2 5 (83.33%) Ericsson
3 4 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (33.33%) Acme Packet
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Huawei
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Tekelec
5 1 (16.67%) Actix
5 1 (16.67%) Mapinfo
5 1 (16.67%) NetScout
5 1 (16.67%) Redknee
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