The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Amersham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 2G 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Amersham 7.14% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £280 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Amersham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Amersham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Amersham 14.29% 10.00% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £300 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2G across the Amersham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

2G
Daily Rate Trend in Amersham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2G across the Amersham region.

2G Daily Rate Trend in Amersham

2G
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Amersham region citing 2G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 2G.

1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Progress
3 1 (33.33%) UMTS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Amersham region citing 2G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) UMTS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Author
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Author
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Progress
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft