The first table below looks at the demand for LTE 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 LTE over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing LTE 9 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.26% 7.50% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.13% 38.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £305 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.63% -7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -21.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 18.55% 19.38% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 4
Average daily rate £385 £225 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.11% -4.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 11
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
LTE
Surrey

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

LTE
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing LTE 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 LTE.

1 22 (81.48%) Radio Access Network
2 20 (74.07%) 3G
3 19 (70.37%) Ericsson
4 17 (62.96%) Huawei
5 15 (55.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 15 (55.56%) 2G
6 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
6 13 (48.15%) Nokia
7 12 (44.44%) Ethernet
8 11 (40.74%) Mapinfo
9 10 (37.04%) SNMP
10 9 (33.33%) Validation
11 8 (29.63%) NSN NetAct
11 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
11 8 (29.63%) Nortel
12 7 (25.93%) SQL
12 7 (25.93%) MS Office
13 6 (22.22%) NEC
13 6 (22.22%) MPLS
13 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
13 6 (22.22%) ATM
13 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 6 (22.22%) SDH
14 5 (18.52%) UMTS
14 5 (18.52%) VoIP
14 5 (18.52%) VPN
14 5 (18.52%) CCIE
14 5 (18.52%) Juniper
14 5 (18.52%) Perl

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing LTE 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 LTE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
2 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) Radio Access Network
2 20 (74.07%) 3G
3 15 (55.56%) 2G
4 12 (44.44%) Ethernet
5 10 (37.04%) SNMP
6 6 (22.22%) MPLS
6 6 (22.22%) ATM
6 6 (22.22%) SDH
7 5 (18.52%) UMTS
7 5 (18.52%) VoIP
7 5 (18.52%) VPN
7 5 (18.52%) OSPF
7 5 (18.52%) BGP
7 5 (18.52%) RSVP
7 5 (18.52%) Telnet
7 5 (18.52%) VRRP
7 5 (18.52%) IPsec
7 5 (18.52%) DWDM
7 5 (18.52%) Firewall
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) MS Access
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Databuild Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Design Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Transmission Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Perl Developer
6 1 (3.70%) ETL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) UNIX
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Validation
2 5 (18.52%) ETL
2 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
2 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
2 5 (18.52%) Network Planning
2 5 (18.52%) Network Management
3 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCIE
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Ericsson
2 17 (62.96%) Huawei
3 15 (55.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 13 (48.15%) Nokia
5 11 (40.74%) Mapinfo
6 8 (29.63%) Nortel
7 6 (22.22%) NEC
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 5 (18.52%) Juniper
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco
8 5 (18.52%) Radware
8 5 (18.52%) Redback
9 4 (14.81%) Business Objects
10 3 (11.11%) Greenplum
10 3 (11.11%) Talend
11 2 (7.41%) BT
12 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
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