The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Guildford region that had OSS Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSS Engineer
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an OSS Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.17% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £313 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OSS Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
130 192 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 94.20% 96.97% 91.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 120 87
Median daily rate £400 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £64.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

OSS Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Guildford region that featured OSS Engineer in the job title.

OSS Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

OSS Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

OSS Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

OSS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, OSS Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region featuring OSS Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Nokia
1 6 (66.67%) Back Office
1 6 (66.67%) Huawei
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) DFS Replication
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) ZTE
4 1 (11.11%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) NetCracker
4 1 (11.11%) Siemens
4 1 (11.11%) 3G
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) BT
4 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (11.11%) Ericsson

OSS Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (11.11%) 3G
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 6 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) DFS Replication
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Huawei
1 6 (66.67%) Nokia
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (11.11%) Arqiva
3 1 (11.11%) BT
3 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
3 1 (11.11%) NetCracker
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (11.11%) Siemens
3 1 (11.11%) Telindus
3 1 (11.11%) Virgin Media
3 1 (11.11%) ZTE