The table below looks at the statistics for MVNO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVNO over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
Rank 115 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing MVNO 6 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.66% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 2.46% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Average daily rate £404 £416 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% -2.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.29% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MVNO
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
568 733 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.35% 27.03% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 324 233
Average daily rate £363 £325 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £201 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 38
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +51.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £39.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

MVNO
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

MVNO Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MVNO
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MVNO Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MVNO
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MVNO Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MVNO
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVNO within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +8 4 £404 +4.19%
MVNO
South East

MVNO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MVNO 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 MVNO.

1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Billing
2 2 (22.22%) eTOM
2 2 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) 3G
2 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) 4G
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Process Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Revenue Management

MVNO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing MVNO 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 MVNO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
1 2 (22.22%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (22.22%) Value-Added Service
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) VAS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3G Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 4G Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
1 2 (22.22%) eTOM
1 2 (22.22%) High Availability
1 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 1 (11.11%) Process Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) Revenue Management
2 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Huawei
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle