The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 113 119 102
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Contract jobs citing 3G 3 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.092% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.47% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
Median daily rate - £225 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £270 £311
% change year-on-year
-15.74% -13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +12.30%
3G
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
391 426 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.96% 19.54% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 245 274
Median daily rate £375 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 39
Median hourly rate £48.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for 3G.

1 10 (55.56%) 2G
2 9 (50.00%) LTE
3 8 (44.44%) VHDL
3 8 (44.44%) C
4 7 (38.89%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless
6 4 (22.22%) Electronics
6 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (22.22%) Anite
6 4 (22.22%) C++
6 4 (22.22%) WLAN
6 4 (22.22%) PPP
6 4 (22.22%) Bluetooth
6 4 (22.22%) Embedded C
6 4 (22.22%) 5G
6 4 (22.22%) NFC
7 3 (16.67%) VLSI
7 3 (16.67%) UTRAN
8 2 (11.11%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) 4G
9 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (5.56%) Agilent
9 1 (5.56%) HSUPA
9 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Android
9 1 (5.56%) HSPA
9 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 1 (5.56%) VoLTE
9 1 (5.56%) Schematic Capture

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) 2G
2 9 (50.00%) LTE
3 5 (27.78%) Wireless
4 4 (22.22%) 5G
4 4 (22.22%) Bluetooth
4 4 (22.22%) NFC
4 4 (22.22%) PPP
4 4 (22.22%) WLAN
5 3 (16.67%) UTRAN
6 2 (11.11%) 4G
7 1 (5.56%) 2.5G
7 1 (5.56%) HSDPA
7 1 (5.56%) HSPA
7 1 (5.56%) HSUPA
7 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.56%) SMS
7 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.56%) UMTS
7 1 (5.56%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (22.22%) Electronics
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Test Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) VHDL Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Hardware Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) LTE Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3G Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) RF Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) RF Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) VHDL
2 3 (16.67%) VLSI
3 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.56%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) VxWorks
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C
2 4 (22.22%) C++
2 4 (22.22%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Anite
2 1 (5.56%) Agilent
2 1 (5.56%) Altera
2 1 (5.56%) CA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Synplicity