The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2.5G
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 2.5G 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.50% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £220
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
2.5G
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 25 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 35.64% 19.53% 43.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 29
Average daily rate £320 £250 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2.5G across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2.5G Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

2.5G
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing 2.5G 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 2.5G.

1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Cramer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning

2.5G
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing 2.5G 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 2.5G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Transmission Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cramer