The table below looks at the statistics for INAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited INAP over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intelligent Network Application Part (INAP)
Rank 119 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing INAP 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.23% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.97% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £281
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
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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
522 616 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.82% 23.91% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 275 210
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £208 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £493 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 14
Median hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.42% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £14.08 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.06 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

INAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

INAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

INAP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

INAP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

INAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing INAP 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 INAP.

1 14 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 13 (92.86%) 4G
2 13 (92.86%) LDAP
2 13 (92.86%) 3G
2 13 (92.86%) SIGTRAN
3 12 (85.71%) MGW
3 12 (85.71%) SPML
3 12 (85.71%) Change Management
3 12 (85.71%) SOAP
3 12 (85.71%) Nokia
3 12 (85.71%) High Availability
4 11 (78.57%) LTE
5 10 (71.43%) Integration Testing
5 10 (71.43%) Back Office
5 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
5 10 (71.43%) HNC
5 10 (71.43%) HND
5 10 (71.43%) Service Delivery
6 8 (57.14%) Front Office
6 8 (57.14%) Project Management
6 8 (57.14%) Network Design
6 8 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Nokia DX200
8 1 (7.14%) Value-Added Service
8 1 (7.14%) VoLTE
8 1 (7.14%) ISUP
8 1 (7.14%) Internet
8 1 (7.14%) VoIP
8 1 (7.14%) VMS

INAP
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 14 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 13 (92.86%) 3G
2 13 (92.86%) 4G
2 13 (92.86%) LDAP
2 13 (92.86%) SIGTRAN
3 12 (85.71%) MGW
4 11 (78.57%) LTE
5 2 (14.29%) Nokia DX200
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) ISUP
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
6 1 (7.14%) VoLTE
General
1 10 (71.43%) Back Office
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 8 (57.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 4G Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Back Office Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Control Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VAS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) SOAP
1 12 (85.71%) SPML
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Change Management
1 12 (85.71%) High Availability
2 10 (71.43%) Integration Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (57.14%) Network Design
3 8 (57.14%) Project Management
3 8 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) HNC
1 10 (71.43%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Nokia
2 1 (7.14%) HP