The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank - 15 18
Contract jobs citing 3G 0 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 5.77% 6.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 17.14% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £260 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £43.78 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-57.74% +25.08%
3G
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
34 35 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 34.69% 33.65% 32.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 21
Median daily rate £363 £293 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.93% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.43 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.80% -29.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 3G 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 3G.

1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) 2G
2 3 (75.00%) Huawei
2 3 (75.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (75.00%) Nokia
2 3 (75.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) LTE
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) WCDMA
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (25.00%) Cramer
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) NetCracker
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) HNC

3G
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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) 2G
1 3 (75.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) WCDMA
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) GSM
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Performance Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) RAN Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) HNC
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (75.00%) Huawei
1 3 (75.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (25.00%) Arqiva
2 1 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) Cramer
2 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (25.00%) NetCracker
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Siemens
2 1 (25.00%) Telindus
2 1 (25.00%) Tellabs
2 1 (25.00%) Virgin Media
2 1 (25.00%) ZTE