The table below looks at the statistics for MVNO skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVNO over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
Rank 229 237 220
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing MVNO 24 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 0.93% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 3
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MVNO
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1728 1936 1459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.20% 20.82% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 931 627
Average daily rate £352 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 112 120
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £13.65 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

MVNO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MVNO Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MVNO
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MVNO Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MVNO
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVNO across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MVNO Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MVNO
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MVNO Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MVNO
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVNO within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +20 17 £438 -
Berkshire -7 6 £404 -2.12% 1
Surrey - 1 £500 -
MVNO
England

MVNO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing MVNO 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 MVNO.

1 36 (62.07%) Telecoms
2 21 (36.21%) Billing
3 18 (31.03%) Migration
4 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (20.69%) CRM
5 11 (18.97%) ITIL
6 10 (17.24%) eTOM
7 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
8 7 (12.07%) ITSM
8 7 (12.07%) Service Management
8 7 (12.07%) Huawei
9 6 (10.34%) Requirements Management
9 6 (10.34%) Degree
9 6 (10.34%) Business Analysis
9 6 (10.34%) BPMN
9 6 (10.34%) TETRA
9 6 (10.34%) UML
10 5 (8.62%) ISEB
10 5 (8.62%) BMC
10 5 (8.62%) Remedy
10 5 (8.62%) Project Management
10 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.62%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (8.62%) Presales
11 4 (6.90%) Mobile Transformation
11 4 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (6.90%) 4G
11 4 (6.90%) High Availability
11 4 (6.90%) Oracle

MVNO
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing MVNO 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 MVNO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) TETRA
2 4 (6.90%) 4G
3 3 (5.17%) 3GPP
3 3 (5.17%) LTE
4 2 (3.45%) 3G
4 2 (3.45%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (3.45%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (1.72%) Broadband
5 1 (1.72%) DNS
5 1 (1.72%) Firewall
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
General
1 36 (62.07%) Telecoms
2 21 (36.21%) Billing
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Architect
2 18 (31.03%) Designer
2 18 (31.03%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (27.59%) BSS Architect
4 15 (25.86%) Solutions Designer
5 11 (18.97%) Migration Architect
6 9 (15.52%) BSS Solutions Architect
7 8 (13.79%) Network Designer
8 7 (12.07%) Analyst
8 7 (12.07%) Business Analyst
8 7 (12.07%) Network Architect
9 6 (10.34%) Lead Architect
10 5 (8.62%) Billing Architect
10 5 (8.62%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 5 (8.62%) OSS Architect
10 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
11 4 (6.90%) Mobile Solutions Architect
11 4 (6.90%) Telecoms Analyst
11 4 (6.90%) Telecoms Business Analyst
11 4 (6.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Frameworx
1 2 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Migration
2 12 (20.69%) CRM
2 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.97%) ITIL
4 10 (17.24%) eTOM
5 7 (12.07%) ITSM
5 7 (12.07%) Service Management
6 6 (10.34%) BPMN
6 6 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 6 (10.34%) Requirements Management
6 6 (10.34%) UML
7 5 (8.62%) Presales
7 5 (8.62%) Project Management
7 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.90%) High Availability
8 4 (6.90%) Mobile Transformation
8 4 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.17%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (5.17%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) Java
1 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
3 5 (8.62%) ISEB
4 4 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.17%) PMP
6 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) CCNA
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Huawei
2 5 (8.62%) BMC
2 5 (8.62%) Remedy
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.72%) Nokia