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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
Rank 552 563 552
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing MVNO 44 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.064% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 6
Average daily rate £450 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £367 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.29% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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
6850 7067 6159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.52% 15.01% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4085 3968 3287
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 415 367
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVNO within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London +18 20 £500 +33.33% 1
South East +17 20 £406 -3.84% 1
South West +8 4 £475 -
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MVNO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 62 (63.92%) Telecoms
2 27 (27.84%) Billing
3 21 (21.65%) Migration
4 19 (19.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (13.40%) Huawei
5 13 (13.40%) Business Analysis
5 13 (13.40%) CRM
6 11 (11.34%) ITIL
7 10 (10.31%) eTOM
7 10 (10.31%) User Experience
8 9 (9.28%) Value-Added Service
8 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.25%) UML
9 8 (8.25%) Degree
9 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
10 7 (7.22%) 4G
10 7 (7.22%) Linux
10 7 (7.22%) Project Management
10 7 (7.22%) Change Management
10 7 (7.22%) Service Management
10 7 (7.22%) ITSM
10 7 (7.22%) Scrum
11 6 (6.19%) Business Continuity
11 6 (6.19%) TETRA
11 6 (6.19%) IVR
11 6 (6.19%) Requirements Management
11 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
11 6 (6.19%) PHP
11 6 (6.19%) HTML
11 6 (6.19%) CSS

MVNO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.19%) Confluence
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) GitHub
2 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) Value-Added Service
2 7 (7.22%) 4G
3 6 (6.19%) TETRA
4 5 (5.15%) 3G
4 5 (5.15%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (5.15%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (4.12%) 3GPP
5 4 (4.12%) LTE
6 2 (2.06%) Broadband
6 2 (2.06%) Intelligent Network
6 2 (2.06%) Wireless
7 1 (1.03%) GPRS
7 1 (1.03%) LAN
7 1 (1.03%) MGW
7 1 (1.03%) MPLS
7 1 (1.03%) Packet Switching
7 1 (1.03%) SMS
7 1 (1.03%) SS7
7 1 (1.03%) TCAP
7 1 (1.03%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) JIRA
General
1 62 (63.92%) Telecoms
2 27 (27.84%) Billing
3 5 (5.15%) Retail
4 3 (3.09%) Finance
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (49.48%) Architect
2 32 (32.99%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (22.68%) BSS Architect
4 21 (21.65%) Designer
5 18 (18.56%) Solutions Designer
6 15 (15.46%) BSS Solutions Architect
7 14 (14.43%) Migration Architect
8 13 (13.40%) Network Architect
9 12 (12.37%) Analyst
10 11 (11.34%) Network Designer
11 10 (10.31%) Business Analyst
12 8 (8.25%) OSS Architect
12 8 (8.25%) Telecoms Architect
13 7 (7.22%) Lead Architect
14 6 (6.19%) HTML Developer
14 6 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
14 6 (6.19%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 6 (6.19%) Project Manager
14 6 (6.19%) Test Engineer
14 6 (6.19%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) CSS
1 6 (6.19%) CSS3
1 6 (6.19%) HTML
1 6 (6.19%) HTML5
1 6 (6.19%) LESS
1 6 (6.19%) Sass
1 6 (6.19%) Zend Framework
2 3 (3.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.03%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) User Experience
2 6 (6.19%) IVR
3 3 (3.09%) Frameworx
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.03%) Handset
4 1 (1.03%) iPad
4 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.22%) Linux
2 1 (1.03%) Android
2 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.03%) SUSE
2 1 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) Migration
2 19 (19.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (13.40%) Business Analysis
3 13 (13.40%) CRM
4 11 (11.34%) ITIL
5 10 (10.31%) eTOM
6 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.25%) UML
8 7 (7.22%) Change Management
8 7 (7.22%) ITSM
8 7 (7.22%) Project Management
8 7 (7.22%) Scrum
8 7 (7.22%) Service Management
9 6 (6.19%) BPMN
9 6 (6.19%) Business Continuity
9 6 (6.19%) High Availability
9 6 (6.19%) Presales
9 6 (6.19%) Requirements Management
9 6 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.15%) Mobile Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
1 6 (6.19%) PHP
2 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.03%) Java
3 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Degree
1 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) ISEB
3 4 (4.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.09%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.09%) PMP
5 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) CCNA
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) GCP
3 1 (1.03%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.03%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Huawei
2 6 (6.19%) Zend
3 5 (5.15%) BMC
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) Remedy
4 2 (2.06%) Ericsson
4 2 (2.06%) HP
5 1 (1.03%) Apple
5 1 (1.03%) Nokia