The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
Rank 116 99 128
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Contract jobs citing MVNO 13 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.90% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 3.43% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £425 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £320 -
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
647 642 991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.67% 26.12% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 205 224
Average daily rate £295 £285 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% -5.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 20 27
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £20.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
MVNO
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVNO across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MVNO Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £600 -
Maidenhead - - - -
MVNO
South East

MVNO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (65.63%) Telecoms
2 16 (50.00%) 3G
3 11 (34.38%) LTE
4 10 (31.25%) 4G
4 10 (31.25%) RANAP
4 10 (31.25%) L2TP
5 9 (28.13%) Project Management
6 8 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (18.75%) CRM
7 6 (18.75%) Validation
7 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.75%) Billing
8 5 (15.63%) ISEB
9 4 (12.50%) Marketing
9 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
9 4 (12.50%) Legal
9 4 (12.50%) SS7
9 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
10 3 (9.38%) Nokia
10 3 (9.38%) Oracle
10 3 (9.38%) SMS
10 3 (9.38%) FTP
10 3 (9.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
11 2 (6.25%) eTOM
11 2 (6.25%) 2G
11 2 (6.25%) SIGTRAN
11 2 (6.25%) Product Management
11 2 (6.25%) Network Management

MVNO
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) 3G
2 11 (34.38%) LTE
3 10 (31.25%) 4G
3 10 (31.25%) RANAP
3 10 (31.25%) L2TP
4 8 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (12.50%) SS7
6 3 (9.38%) SMS
6 3 (9.38%) FTP
7 2 (6.25%) 2G
7 2 (6.25%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (6.25%) VoLTE
7 2 (6.25%) DNS
7 2 (6.25%) GPRS
7 2 (6.25%) GSM
7 2 (6.25%) SMPP
7 2 (6.25%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Ant
General
1 21 (65.63%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.75%) Billing
3 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Designer
2 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Design Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Process Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Process Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Process Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Business Process Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Business Process Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Project Management
2 6 (18.75%) CRM
2 6 (18.75%) Validation
2 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.25%) eTOM
5 2 (6.25%) Product Management
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
5 2 (6.25%) Test Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.13%) DMAIC
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CBAP
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Nokia
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
1 3 (9.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (3.13%) Siebel
2 1 (3.13%) Huawei