The first table below looks at the demand for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 4G 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.76% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £525
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -40.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £97.75 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-59.33% +135.54%
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 16.67% 18.87% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 4
Average daily rate £383 £225 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -4.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 11
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
4G
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4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 4G across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

4G
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 4G across the Guildford region.

4G Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing 4G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 4G.

1 7 (100.00%) 3G
1 7 (100.00%) 2G
2 6 (85.71%) Telnet
2 6 (85.71%) Nortel
2 6 (85.71%) SNMP
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (85.71%) Ericsson
2 6 (85.71%) Huawei
2 6 (85.71%) Greenplum
2 6 (85.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 6 (85.71%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (71.43%) Talend
3 5 (71.43%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) ETL
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) J2EE
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
5 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (42.86%) Validation
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing 4G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) 3G
1 7 (100.00%) 2G
2 6 (85.71%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (85.71%) Telnet
2 6 (85.71%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Developer
4 1 (14.29%) OSS Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) OSS Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Nortel
1 6 (85.71%) Ericsson
1 6 (85.71%) Huawei
1 6 (85.71%) Greenplum
1 6 (85.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Talend
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft