The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2.5G
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 2.5G 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.078% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
222 234 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.33% 18.31% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 160 91
Average daily rate £360 £363 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £435 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 39
Average hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% +14.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2.5G across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2.5G Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

2.5G
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2.5G across the Surrey region.

2.5G Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

2.5G
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing 2.5G 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 2.5G.

1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Cramer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei

2.5G
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing 2.5G 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 2.5G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Transmission Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cramer
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei