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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 15 4 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Contract jobs citing 4G 5 37 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 3.40% 17.96% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.20% 41.11% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Average daily rate - £283 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £281 £263
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £36.95 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+16.38% -79.47%
4G
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
41 90 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 27.89% 43.69% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 42 20
Average daily rate £313 £283 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.61% -33.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £188 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £374 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) 3G
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
1 8 (88.89%) 2G
2 5 (55.56%) LTE
3 4 (44.44%) Huawei
4 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (22.22%) VoLTE
5 2 (22.22%) Nokia
6 1 (11.11%) Logistics
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) Back Office
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
6 1 (11.11%) Node B
6 1 (11.11%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) 2G
1 8 (88.89%) 3G
2 5 (55.56%) LTE
3 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (22.22%) VoLTE
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Node B
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 4G Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) LTE Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (11.11%) Logistics
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Huawei
2 2 (22.22%) Nokia
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks