The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 4 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing 4G 28 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 15.05% 2.52% 4.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.89% 8.00% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
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£260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £261 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -15.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £180.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-69.44% +380.00%
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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 Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 50 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 38.71% 31.45% 51.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 12
Average daily rate £283 £403 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.81% +49.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £430 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 4G across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

4G
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 4G across the Newbury region.

4G Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

4G
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 4G across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

4G Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 27 (90.00%) 3G
2 26 (86.67%) 2G
3 22 (73.33%) Telecoms
4 15 (50.00%) LTE
5 9 (30.00%) SLA
6 8 (26.67%) GSM
6 8 (26.67%) Ericsson
6 8 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (23.33%) UMTS
7 7 (23.33%) Huawei
8 6 (20.00%) RNC
9 5 (16.67%) Wireless
10 3 (10.00%) Network Planning
10 3 (10.00%) WiMAX
10 3 (10.00%) Nokia
10 3 (10.00%) Actix
11 2 (6.67%) NSN NetAct
11 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (6.67%) SIGTRAN
11 2 (6.67%) GGSN
11 2 (6.67%) GPON
11 2 (6.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (6.67%) VoLTE
11 2 (6.67%) HSPA
11 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 2 (6.67%) CDMA2000
11 2 (6.67%) MPLS
11 2 (6.67%) DSL
11 2 (6.67%) SS7

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) 3G
2 26 (86.67%) 2G
3 15 (50.00%) LTE
4 8 (26.67%) GSM
4 8 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (23.33%) UMTS
6 6 (20.00%) RNC
7 5 (16.67%) Wireless
8 3 (10.00%) WiMAX
9 2 (6.67%) SIGTRAN
9 2 (6.67%) GGSN
9 2 (6.67%) GPON
9 2 (6.67%) VoLTE
9 2 (6.67%) HSPA
9 2 (6.67%) CDMA2000
9 2 (6.67%) MPLS
9 2 (6.67%) DSL
9 2 (6.67%) SS7
9 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
General
1 22 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
2 1 (3.33%) Front Office
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Tester
2 3 (10.00%) Analyst
2 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (10.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (10.00%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Radio Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Support Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.33%) RF Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Microwave Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Network Planning
2 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.33%) Validation
3 1 (3.33%) Network Design
3 1 (3.33%) CRM
3 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (3.33%) OpenUP
3 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.33%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) NSN NetAct
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Ericsson
2 7 (23.33%) Huawei
3 3 (10.00%) Nokia
3 3 (10.00%) Actix
4 2 (6.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) NetHawk
5 1 (3.33%) Nortel
5 1 (3.33%) SGI
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