The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless 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 Wireless over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 15 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.65% 1.55% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 6.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £113 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -34.28%
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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
36 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 20.93% 22.48% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 23
Average daily rate £290 £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £165.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +573.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 21 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 19 (79.17%) GSM
2 19 (79.17%) UMTS
3 15 (62.50%) Ericsson
3 15 (62.50%) LTE
3 15 (62.50%) Radio Access Network
4 14 (58.33%) GPRS
5 13 (54.17%) MPLS
5 13 (54.17%) WiMAX
5 13 (54.17%) Network Planning
5 13 (54.17%) 4G
6 12 (50.00%) HSPA
6 12 (50.00%) GPON
6 12 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (50.00%) DSL
6 12 (50.00%) CDMA2000
6 12 (50.00%) SDH
7 11 (45.83%) Huawei
8 10 (41.67%) VoLTE
9 9 (37.50%) 3G
10 8 (33.33%) C
10 8 (33.33%) 2G
11 6 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 5 (20.83%) SLA
13 4 (16.67%) CDMA
13 4 (16.67%) RNC
13 4 (16.67%) Logistics
14 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
14 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
14 3 (12.50%) Actix

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) GSM
1 19 (79.17%) UMTS
2 15 (62.50%) LTE
2 15 (62.50%) Radio Access Network
3 14 (58.33%) GPRS
4 13 (54.17%) MPLS
4 13 (54.17%) WiMAX
4 13 (54.17%) 4G
5 12 (50.00%) HSPA
5 12 (50.00%) GPON
5 12 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (50.00%) DSL
5 12 (50.00%) CDMA2000
5 12 (50.00%) SDH
6 10 (41.67%) VoLTE
7 9 (37.50%) 3G
8 8 (33.33%) 2G
9 4 (16.67%) CDMA
9 4 (16.67%) RNC
10 3 (12.50%) ATM
General
1 21 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Tester
3 1 (4.17%) Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Network Planning
2 4 (16.67%) Logistics
3 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Ericsson
2 11 (45.83%) Huawei
3 6 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (12.50%) Actix
5 2 (8.33%) Nokia
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Cramer
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Brocade
6 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.17%) NetHawk
6 1 (4.17%) Nortel
6 1 (4.17%) Siemens
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco