The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 22 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 2G 1 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.84% - 6.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% - 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £265 £290
% change year-on-year
- -8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £77.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-67.74% +169.56%
2G
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
46 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 38.66% 26.14% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 7
Median daily rate £400 £320 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.25 £24.97 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +84.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

2G
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2G across the Guildford region.

2G Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

2G
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2G across the Guildford region.

2G Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 2G 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 Guildford region with a requirement for 2G.

1 9 (100.00%) 3G
1 9 (100.00%) 4G
2 7 (77.78%) LTE
2 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
3 6 (66.67%) Ericsson
4 5 (55.56%) Nokia
4 5 (55.56%) Huawei
4 5 (55.56%) Nokia Networks
5 4 (44.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 4 (44.44%) ZTE
5 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (44.44%) VoLTE
5 4 (44.44%) User Experience
5 4 (44.44%) Virgin Media
5 4 (44.44%) Arqiva
5 4 (44.44%) Telindus
5 4 (44.44%) NetCracker
5 4 (44.44%) Wireless
5 4 (44.44%) BT
5 4 (44.44%) Siemens
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) HNC
6 3 (33.33%) HND
6 3 (33.33%) GSM
6 3 (33.33%) UMTS
6 3 (33.33%) CCNP
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Back Office
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 9 (100.00%) 3G
1 9 (100.00%) 4G
2 7 (77.78%) LTE
3 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (44.44%) VoLTE
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) GSM
4 3 (33.33%) UMTS
5 2 (22.22%) ATM
6 1 (11.11%) DWDM
6 1 (11.11%) RNC
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Transmission Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Back Office Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) PMI
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) HNC
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) HND
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 5 (55.56%) Huawei
2 5 (55.56%) Nokia
2 5 (55.56%) Nokia Networks
3 4 (44.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (44.44%) Arqiva
3 4 (44.44%) BT
3 4 (44.44%) NetCracker
3 4 (44.44%) Siemens
3 4 (44.44%) Telindus
3 4 (44.44%) Virgin Media
3 4 (44.44%) ZTE
4 2 (22.22%) NEC
4 2 (22.22%) Tellabs
5 1 (11.11%) Cramer
5 1 (11.11%) Nortel