Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Nokia products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nokia over the 6 months to 18 November 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 Nokia Corporation.

Nokia
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 194 162
Rank change year-on-year +29 -32 -21
Contract jobs citing Nokia 19 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.42% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.89% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 2
West Midlands median daily rate £440 £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.55% +25.00% -3.13%
10th Percentile £398 £350 £276
90th Percentile £530 £450 £365
England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.70 £28.00 £13.39
% change year-on-year -33.21% +109.11% +21.73%

Nokia 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 advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2140 2912 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.67% 46.87% 44.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1271 1575 1107
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £208 £250 £220
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 93 138
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -8.37% +2.10%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.25 £10.73
90th Percentile £47.05 £24.95 £33.34
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

Nokia
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Nokia as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Nokia in the West Midlands

Nokia
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Nokia in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nokia in the West Midlands

Nokia
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nokia in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nokia in the West Midlands

Nokia
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nokia in the West Midlands

Nokia
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nokia within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Shropshire +18 16 £440 +13.55%
Birmingham +6 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £250 -
Nokia
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nokia also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Nokia.

1 18 (94.74%) VPN
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
1 18 (94.74%) Wireless
1 18 (94.74%) Network Design
2 17 (89.47%) Fortinet
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (89.47%) Data Centre
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) CheckPoint
2 17 (89.47%) McAfee
2 17 (89.47%) FortiGate
3 16 (84.21%) Oracle
3 16 (84.21%) WAN Optimisation
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (84.21%) WAN
4 8 (42.11%) Workflow
5 6 (31.58%) Aruba
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.26%) SDH
8 1 (5.26%) Quality Management

Nokia
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 16 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
1 18 (94.74%) VPN
1 18 (94.74%) Wireless
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (84.21%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) SDH
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Implementation Engineer
1 17 (89.47%) Network Engineer
1 17 (89.47%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Design Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Network Design Engineer
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (47.37%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Transmission Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Network Design
2 16 (84.21%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (42.11%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) CheckPoint
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
1 17 (89.47%) Fortinet
1 17 (89.47%) McAfee
2 16 (84.21%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) Aruba