The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 102 118 123
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing 3GPP 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.081% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.36% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - £453 £350
% change year-on-year
- +29.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
437 548 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.94% 22.24% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 268 318
Median daily rate £350 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £455 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 12
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +109.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3GPP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3GPP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

3GPP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3GPP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3GPP across the Berkshire region.

3GPP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 3GPP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for 3GPP.

1 2 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Android

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) HSPA
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3G Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 4G Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) LTE Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia Networks