The table below looks at the statistics for MVNO skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVNO over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
Rank 593 585 573
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing MVNO 21 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.077% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.51% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 8
Median daily rate £480 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £249 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £510 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7700 7629 6506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.63% 15.00% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4741 4334 3593
Median daily rate £400 £354 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 434 374
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

MVNO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MVNO Jobs Demand Trend in England

MVNO
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MVNO Daily Rate Trend in England

MVNO
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVNO across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

MVNO Daily Rate Histogram in England

MVNO
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MVNO Hourly Rate Trend in England

MVNO
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVNO within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East -7 12 £480 +9.71%
London -2 6 £470 +21.29%
South West - 2 £420 -
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MVNO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MVNO 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 England region with a requirement for MVNO.

1 44 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 13 (19.70%) 4G
3 12 (18.18%) Project Management
3 12 (18.18%) Migration
4 11 (16.67%) Mobile Transformation
4 11 (16.67%) Billing
5 10 (15.15%) Huawei
5 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (15.15%) 3G
5 10 (15.15%) Value-Added Service
6 7 (10.61%) SLA
6 7 (10.61%) Retail
6 7 (10.61%) High Availability
7 6 (9.09%) Diameter Protocol
8 5 (7.58%) Change Management
8 5 (7.58%) Finance
8 5 (7.58%) Validation
8 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.58%) LTE
8 5 (7.58%) Network Architecture
8 5 (7.58%) User Experience
9 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.06%) Degree
9 4 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (6.06%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (6.06%) Capacity Management
9 4 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (6.06%) Ericsson
9 4 (6.06%) CRM
9 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery

MVNO
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 13 (19.70%) 4G
2 10 (15.15%) 3G
2 10 (15.15%) Value-Added Service
3 6 (9.09%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (7.58%) LTE
5 4 (6.06%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (4.55%) Broadband
6 3 (4.55%) Internet
6 3 (4.55%) ISUP
6 3 (4.55%) SMS
7 2 (3.03%) INAP
7 2 (3.03%) LDAP
8 1 (1.52%) GGSN
8 1 (1.52%) SGSN
8 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
General
1 44 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.67%) Billing
3 7 (10.61%) Retail
4 5 (7.58%) Finance
5 2 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Architect
2 18 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (19.70%) Designer
4 12 (18.18%) BSS Architect
4 12 (18.18%) BSS Solutions Architect
5 11 (16.67%) Network Architect
6 10 (15.15%) Project Manager
6 10 (15.15%) Test Engineer
7 9 (13.64%) Telecoms Architect
8 8 (12.12%) Analyst
8 8 (12.12%) Solutions Designer
9 7 (10.61%) Migration Architect
9 7 (10.61%) OSS Architect
9 7 (10.61%) OSS Solutions Architect
10 6 (9.09%) Business Analyst
10 6 (9.09%) Network Designer
11 5 (7.58%) Mobile Project Manager
11 5 (7.58%) Technical Manager
11 5 (7.58%) Technical Project Manager
12 4 (6.06%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) User Experience
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) IVR
3 2 (3.03%) Frameworx
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Migration
1 12 (18.18%) Project Management
2 11 (16.67%) Mobile Transformation
3 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.61%) High Availability
5 5 (7.58%) Change Management
5 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.58%) Network Architecture
5 5 (7.58%) Validation
6 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.06%) Capacity Management
6 4 (6.06%) CRM
6 4 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.55%) ITIL
7 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.52%) Java
1 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) ISEB
2 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.52%) PMP
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Huawei
2 4 (6.06%) Ericsson
3 3 (4.55%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (1.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (1.52%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) Nokia
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Virgin Media