The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 66 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing 3G 3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.35% 0.20% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 1.29% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £318 £275
% change year-on-year
-18.11% +15.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £42.25 £38.10
% change year-on-year
-57.39% +10.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 155 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.56% 15.88% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 45 74
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.62% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £14.20 £7.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £25.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3G
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Amersham - 2 - -
3G
South East

3G
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 3G 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for 3G.

1 4 (66.67%) 2G
2 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (50.00%) 4G
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Contract Management
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) LTE
3 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (66.67%) 2G
2 3 (50.00%) 4G
3 2 (33.33%) LTE
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Services Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Contract Management
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy