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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 16 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 2G 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.19% - 3.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% - 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £270 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £270 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £43.78 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-30.33% +34.70%
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
32 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 34.04% 25.76% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 9
Median daily rate £363 £300 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £272 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.45 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 29 July 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 8 (100.00%) 3G
2 7 (87.50%) LTE
3 6 (75.00%) 4G
3 6 (75.00%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Huawei
4 5 (62.50%) Ericsson
4 5 (62.50%) Nokia
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) Nokia Networks
5 3 (37.50%) GSM
5 3 (37.50%) UMTS
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) Back Office
6 2 (25.00%) BT
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) WCDMA
6 2 (25.00%) C
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) HNC
6 2 (25.00%) Siemens
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) PMI
6 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (25.00%) NetCracker
6 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (25.00%) ZTE
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) VoLTE

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) 3G
2 7 (87.50%) LTE
3 6 (75.00%) 4G
3 6 (75.00%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (37.50%) GSM
4 3 (37.50%) UMTS
5 2 (25.00%) VoLTE
5 2 (25.00%) WCDMA
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Back Office
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) RAN Performance Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Transmission Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LTE Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Performance Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) RAN Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) HNC
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HND
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Ericsson
1 5 (62.50%) Huawei
1 5 (62.50%) Nokia
2 3 (37.50%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (25.00%) Arqiva
3 2 (25.00%) BT
3 2 (25.00%) NetCracker
3 2 (25.00%) Siemens
3 2 (25.00%) Telindus
3 2 (25.00%) Virgin Media
3 2 (25.00%) ZTE
4 1 (12.50%) Cramer
4 1 (12.50%) Mapinfo
4 1 (12.50%) NEC
4 1 (12.50%) Tellabs