The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 31 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing 4G 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.42% 0.92% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£314 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £264 £304
% change year-on-year
+18.00% -13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £41.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-9.63% -10.27%
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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
66 22 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 31.28% 20.18% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 16
Average daily rate £350 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £320 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £17.75 £9.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.84% -72.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +3.57%

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 28 November 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 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) 2G
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Greenplum
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (75.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Huawei
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Nortel
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) XML

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) 2G
1 4 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (50.00%) Telnet
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Greenplum
2 3 (75.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (75.00%) Huawei
2 3 (75.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) Talend