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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank - 117 107
Contract jobs citing 3GPP 0 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.31% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.41% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £246 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+26.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.75
3GPP
South East

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
499 566 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.65% 21.99% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 274 239
Median daily rate £365 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 26 August 2016, 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%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Megaco
2 1 (50.00%) ISUP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) XMPP
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) GGSN
2 1 (50.00%) SGSN
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) MGW
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) WebRTC
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) PSTN
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) CDMA
2 1 (50.00%) GGSN
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) ISUP
2 1 (50.00%) Megaco
2 1 (50.00%) MGW
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) PSTN
2 1 (50.00%) SGSN
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) WebRTC
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase