The first table below looks at the demand for CDMA skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CDMA 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 England 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
Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA)
Rank 576 488 548
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +60
Contract jobs citing CDMA 14 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.035% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.23% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Average daily rate £310 £293 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.98% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6654 6543 8532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.96% 15.18% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3569 3350 4094
Average daily rate £363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 529 578
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
CDMA
UK

CDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CDMA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CDMA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CDMA Daily Rate Trend in England

CDMA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

CDMA Daily Rate Histogram in England

CDMA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CDMA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CDMA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CDMA within the England 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
South East -22 5 £310 +12.72%
London -20 4 £380 -10.58% 1
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CDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CDMA 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 CDMA.

1 17 (77.27%) WCDMA
2 16 (72.73%) Telecoms
3 12 (54.55%) UMTS
4 11 (50.00%) LTE
5 9 (40.91%) PhD
6 8 (36.36%) GPRS
6 8 (36.36%) Huawei
7 7 (31.82%) 3GPP
8 6 (27.27%) ATM
8 6 (27.27%) 3G
9 5 (22.73%) 2G
10 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) GSM
11 3 (13.64%) Electronics
11 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
11 3 (13.64%) SGSN
12 2 (9.09%) Release Management
12 2 (9.09%) GGSN
12 2 (9.09%) LLVM
12 2 (9.09%) 4G
12 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (9.09%) Perforce
12 2 (9.09%) Wireless
12 2 (9.09%) Network Design
12 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 2 (9.09%) Python
12 2 (9.09%) C
12 2 (9.09%) Cisco
12 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
13 1 (4.55%) DSL

CDMA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CDMA 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 CDMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) WCDMA
2 12 (54.55%) UMTS
3 11 (50.00%) LTE
4 8 (36.36%) GPRS
5 7 (31.82%) 3GPP
6 6 (27.27%) ATM
6 6 (27.27%) 3G
7 5 (22.73%) 2G
8 4 (18.18%) GSM
9 3 (13.64%) SGSN
10 2 (9.09%) GGSN
10 2 (9.09%) 4G
10 2 (9.09%) Wireless
11 1 (4.55%) DSL
11 1 (4.55%) RTP
11 1 (4.55%) SS7
11 1 (4.55%) VRRP
11 1 (4.55%) Megaco
11 1 (4.55%) ISUP
11 1 (4.55%) ISDN
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) LLVM
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) GDB
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Design Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Lead Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) RF Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) RF Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
1 1 (4.55%) Windows NT
1 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Release Management
1 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (9.09%) Network Design
1 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
1 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
2 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Python
1 2 (9.09%) C
2 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) PhD
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
1 1 (4.55%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Huawei
2 2 (9.09%) Perforce
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Nortel
3 1 (4.55%) Ericsson
3 1 (4.55%) Nokia
3 1 (4.55%) SGI
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks