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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intelligent Network Application Part (INAP)
Rank 109 116 97
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing INAP 6 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.32% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 1.48% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £228 - £355
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 - £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £246 - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
INAP
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
460 540 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.91% 21.43% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 279 236
Median daily rate £363 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 24
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing INAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -5 3 £205 -
INAP
South East

INAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 13 (76.47%) Diameter Protocol
2 12 (70.59%) SIGTRAN
2 12 (70.59%) MGW
2 12 (70.59%) 4G
2 12 (70.59%) 3G
3 11 (64.71%) LDAP
4 10 (58.82%) SOAP
4 10 (58.82%) Nokia
4 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
4 10 (58.82%) Change Management
4 10 (58.82%) High Availability
4 10 (58.82%) SPML
5 9 (52.94%) Integration Testing
5 9 (52.94%) LTE
6 8 (47.06%) Back Office
6 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
6 8 (47.06%) HNC
6 8 (47.06%) HND
7 6 (35.29%) Project Management
7 6 (35.29%) Network Design
7 6 (35.29%) Front Office
7 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (29.41%) ISUP
9 3 (17.65%) GENBAND
9 3 (17.65%) VoIP
10 2 (11.76%) Internet
10 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
10 2 (11.76%) OpenView
10 2 (11.76%) HP

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 13 (76.47%) Diameter Protocol
2 12 (70.59%) 3G
2 12 (70.59%) 4G
2 12 (70.59%) MGW
2 12 (70.59%) SIGTRAN
3 11 (64.71%) LDAP
4 9 (52.94%) LTE
5 5 (29.41%) ISUP
6 3 (17.65%) VoIP
7 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 2 (11.76%) Nokia DX200
7 2 (11.76%) Q.931
7 2 (11.76%) SCCP
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.88%) PBX
8 1 (5.88%) Softswitch
8 1 (5.88%) SS7
8 1 (5.88%) Value-Added Service
8 1 (5.88%) VoLTE
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (47.06%) Back Office
3 6 (35.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 4G Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Core Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Control Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) VAS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) SOAP
1 10 (58.82%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Change Management
1 10 (58.82%) High Availability
2 9 (52.94%) Integration Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (35.29%) Network Design
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) HNC
1 8 (47.06%) HND
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Nokia
2 3 (17.65%) GENBAND
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Nortel
4 1 (5.88%) Avaya
4 1 (5.88%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) VMware