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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 13 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 3G 4 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.40% - 8.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% - 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £270 - £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £260 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-31.50% -2.66%
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
26 44 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.57% 28.39% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 6
Median daily rate £400 £388 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.45 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.81% -7.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

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 June 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 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 10 (76.92%) 2G
2 10 (76.92%) Huawei
2 10 (76.92%) Ericsson
2 10 (76.92%) Nokia
3 8 (61.54%) LTE
3 8 (61.54%) 4G
3 8 (61.54%) Nokia Networks
4 7 (53.85%) Virgin Media
4 7 (53.85%) Arqiva
4 7 (53.85%) Telindus
4 7 (53.85%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (53.85%) BT
4 7 (53.85%) ZTE
4 7 (53.85%) NetCracker
4 7 (53.85%) Siemens
4 7 (53.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 7 (53.85%) Wireless
5 6 (46.15%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (38.46%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) GSM
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) UMTS
8 3 (23.08%) HNC
8 3 (23.08%) Back Office
8 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
8 3 (23.08%) VoLTE
8 3 (23.08%) User Experience
9 2 (15.38%) Performance Engineering

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 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) 2G
2 8 (61.54%) 4G
2 8 (61.54%) LTE
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
4 6 (46.15%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (30.77%) GSM
6 3 (23.08%) UMTS
6 3 (23.08%) VoLTE
7 2 (15.38%) ATM
7 2 (15.38%) WCDMA
8 1 (7.69%) DWDM
8 1 (7.69%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Back Office
4 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) RAN Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Transmission Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Back Office Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Performance Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) RAN Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) PMI
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Budget Control
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Demand Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
4 1 (7.69%) Quote-to-Cash
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) HNC
1 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Ericsson
1 10 (76.92%) Huawei
1 10 (76.92%) Nokia
2 8 (61.54%) Nokia Networks
3 7 (53.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 7 (53.85%) Arqiva
3 7 (53.85%) BT
3 7 (53.85%) NetCracker
3 7 (53.85%) Siemens
3 7 (53.85%) Telindus
3 7 (53.85%) Virgin Media
3 7 (53.85%) ZTE
4 2 (15.38%) NEC
4 2 (15.38%) Tellabs
5 1 (7.69%) Cramer
5 1 (7.69%) Mapinfo
5 1 (7.69%) Nortel
5 1 (7.69%) SAP