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 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
Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
UK / England
Rank 554 533 555
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Contract jobs citing MVNO 16 61 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.13% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.91% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 34 13
Median daily rate £600 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £370 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6291 6724 6772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.15% 14.45% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 3957 3888
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 353 381
Median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +27.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 2017.

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 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
South East -13 5 £448 +0.56% 1
London -4 4 £650 +33.33%
North West - 4 £600 -
South West +8 2 - -
MVNO
UK

MVNO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 11 (40.74%) 4G
2 10 (37.04%) 3G
3 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
3 8 (29.63%) 2G
3 8 (29.63%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (25.93%) LTE
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (22.22%) Firewall
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (18.52%) VoLTE
6 5 (18.52%) Huawei
7 4 (14.81%) Ericsson
8 3 (11.11%) Service Management
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) Handset
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) Retail
8 3 (11.11%) Billing
8 3 (11.11%) GGSN
8 3 (11.11%) Test Management
8 3 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.11%) AirWatch
9 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
9 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter

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 11 (40.74%) 4G
2 10 (37.04%) 3G
3 8 (29.63%) 2G
3 8 (29.63%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (25.93%) LTE
5 6 (22.22%) Firewall
5 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (18.52%) VoLTE
7 3 (11.11%) GGSN
8 2 (7.41%) SGSN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Billing
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Mobile Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Retail Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Process Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Web Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Handset
2 2 (7.41%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Security Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.11%) Test Management
3 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
4 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
5 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.70%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (3.70%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Huawei
2 4 (14.81%) Ericsson
3 1 (3.70%) Amdocs
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Motorola
3 1 (3.70%) Nokia
3 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.70%) Virgin Media