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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 21 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing 3G 1 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.81% 9.09% 13.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 19.64% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 12
Median daily rate - £275 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £298 £269
% change year-on-year
-5.04% +10.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-59.30% +19.44%

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
30 56 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 24.39% 46.28% 38.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 33
Median daily rate £358 £338 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +29.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £228 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 23 February 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) 2G
2 6 (66.67%) LTE
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (55.56%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (44.44%) 4G
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
4 4 (44.44%) Huawei
4 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
5 3 (33.33%) Network Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Cramer
5 3 (33.33%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
6 2 (22.22%) HSPA
6 2 (22.22%) Samsung
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) VoLTE
6 2 (22.22%) Presales
6 2 (22.22%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (22.22%) Radio Network Optimisation
6 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (22.22%) Network Design
6 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) C++

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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) 2G
2 6 (66.67%) LTE
3 5 (55.56%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (44.44%) 4G
5 2 (22.22%) ATM
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) GPRS
5 2 (22.22%) GSM
5 2 (22.22%) HSPA
5 2 (22.22%) SNMP
5 2 (22.22%) Telnet
5 2 (22.22%) VoLTE
5 2 (22.22%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior RAN Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Transmission Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Transmission Planning Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 3G Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) LTE Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Transmission Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Network Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 2 (22.22%) Radio Network Optimisation
3 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
1 4 (44.44%) Huawei
2 3 (33.33%) Cramer
2 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
2 3 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Nortel
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Samsung
4 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo
4 1 (11.11%) Nokia