The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 15 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing 2G 6 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 5.36% 4.85% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 25.00% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £231 £225 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.44% -12.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £265 £290
% change year-on-year
- -8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £77.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-67.74% +169.56%
2G
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 26.79% 19.39% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 18
Median daily rate £260 £275 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newbury region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

2G
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2G across the Newbury region.

2G Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

2G
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 2G 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 Newbury region with a requirement for 2G.

1 12 (100.00%) 3G
2 10 (83.33%) 4G
3 7 (58.33%) Huawei
4 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (41.67%) LTE
6 4 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (25.00%) Node B
7 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (25.00%) SLA
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) MS Office
8 2 (16.67%) Ericsson
8 2 (16.67%) ATM
8 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 2 (16.67%) Network Planning
8 2 (16.67%) RNC
8 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
8 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (8.33%) Nokia Networks
9 1 (8.33%) VoLTE
9 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
9 1 (8.33%) Logistics
9 1 (8.33%) Back Office
9 1 (8.33%) BT
9 1 (8.33%) Nokia
9 1 (8.33%) Siemens
9 1 (8.33%) HNC
9 1 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) 3G
2 10 (83.33%) 4G
3 5 (41.67%) LTE
4 4 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (25.00%) Node B
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) ATM
6 2 (16.67%) RNC
7 1 (8.33%) VoLTE
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3G Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Optimisation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
1 2 (16.67%) Network Planning
1 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Huawei
2 2 (16.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (8.33%) BT
3 1 (8.33%) Nokia
3 1 (8.33%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (8.33%) Siemens