The table below looks at the statistics for MVNO 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 MVNO over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
Rank 533 549 493
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -56
Contract jobs citing MVNO 46 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.034% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.26% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 5
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£413 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £307 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £85.00 - -
UK excluding London average 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
7615 6590 6627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.05% 13.30% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4211 3555 3401
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 366 542
Average hourly rate £26.85 £20.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.22% -10.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

MVNO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVNO across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVNO within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +3 28 £438 +2.94%
London +17 14 £375 +20.96% 1
North West - 1 £350 -
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MVNO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 49 (69.01%) Telecoms
2 21 (29.58%) Billing
3 20 (28.17%) CRM
4 12 (16.90%) 3G
4 12 (16.90%) 4G
5 10 (14.08%) SS7
6 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.27%) SIGTRAN
7 8 (11.27%) Use Case
7 8 (11.27%) 2G
7 8 (11.27%) Project Management
7 8 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (11.27%) SOA
7 8 (11.27%) GSM
7 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
7 8 (11.27%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (9.86%) HP
9 6 (8.45%) Web Services
9 6 (8.45%) LTE
10 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.04%) eTOM
10 5 (7.04%) Validation
11 4 (5.63%) Migration
11 4 (5.63%) Finance
11 4 (5.63%) Multimedia
11 4 (5.63%) SMS
11 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce

MVNO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Office
1 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.41%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) 3G
1 12 (16.90%) 4G
2 10 (14.08%) SS7
3 8 (11.27%) SIGTRAN
3 8 (11.27%) 2G
3 8 (11.27%) GSM
3 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.45%) LTE
5 4 (5.63%) SMS
5 4 (5.63%) Wireless
6 3 (4.23%) 3GPP
7 1 (1.41%) Firewall
7 1 (1.41%) Internet
7 1 (1.41%) Broadband
7 1 (1.41%) GPRS
7 1 (1.41%) WAN
7 1 (1.41%) DNS
7 1 (1.41%) LAN
7 1 (1.41%) TETRA
7 1 (1.41%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (1.41%) Axure RP
General
1 49 (69.01%) Telecoms
2 21 (29.58%) Billing
3 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) German Language
6 1 (1.41%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.41%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Architect
2 14 (19.72%) Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) Business Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (14.08%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.86%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Network Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Tester
7 4 (5.63%) OSS Architect
8 3 (4.23%) BSS Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Wireless Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Designer
8 3 (4.23%) Mobile Tester
8 3 (4.23%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Chief Architect
9 2 (2.82%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) Web Services
2 3 (4.23%) CSS
3 2 (2.82%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) CSS3
4 1 (1.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.63%) Frameworx
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Handset
3 3 (4.23%) IVR
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.41%) RMADS
5 1 (1.41%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) UNIX
1 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) CRM
2 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (11.27%) Use Case
3 8 (11.27%) Project Management
3 8 (11.27%) SOA
3 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
4 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.04%) eTOM
4 5 (7.04%) Validation
5 4 (5.63%) Migration
5 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.23%) Test Strategy
6 3 (4.23%) Mobile Commerce
6 3 (4.23%) PRINCE
6 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.23%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.23%) Six Sigma
7 2 (2.82%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) ISEB
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PMP
3 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.41%) CCNA
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
1 1 (1.41%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.41%) QA
1 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) HP
2 2 (2.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Remedy
3 1 (1.41%) BMC
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe