The first table below looks at the demand for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing 3G 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £285 £270
% change year-on-year
+1.75% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 82 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.99% 17.83% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 33
Average daily rate £320 £305 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +41.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £396 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -7.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £10.43 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £18.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
3G
South East

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3G
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) NEC
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) RNC

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) RNC
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Field Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) NEC