The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 51 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing 2G 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.20% 0.52% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 4.35% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £260 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £290 £287
% change year-on-year
+31.03% +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -58.94%
2G
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.43% 12.07% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 8
Median daily rate £450 £338 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £150 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £492 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

2G
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2G across the Coventry region.

2G Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

2G
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2G across the Coventry region.

2G Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

2G
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 2G 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 Coventry region with a requirement for 2G.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Cramer
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Tellabs
2 1 (50.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Networks

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cramer
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) Tellabs