The first table below looks at the demand for 3G 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 3G over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Surrey 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 80 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing 3G 8 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.65% 0.49% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.06% 3.14% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.60% -5.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
197 191 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.08% 15.57% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 117 90
Average daily rate £360 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 36
Average hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +14.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
3G
South East

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

3G
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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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
Guildford +5 4 - -
Reigate - - - -
Woking - - - -
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 29 (82.86%) Radio Access Network
2 26 (74.29%) LTE
3 24 (68.57%) Ericsson
4 21 (60.00%) 2G
5 20 (57.14%) Telecoms
5 20 (57.14%) Huawei
6 19 (54.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 14 (40.00%) Nortel
7 14 (40.00%) Ethernet
8 12 (34.29%) ATM
8 12 (34.29%) SDH
8 12 (34.29%) Nokia
9 10 (28.57%) NEC
9 10 (28.57%) Network Planning
10 9 (25.71%) 4G
10 9 (25.71%) Mapinfo
10 9 (25.71%) DWDM
11 8 (22.86%) Project Management
11 8 (22.86%) SNMP
11 8 (22.86%) NSN NetAct
11 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
12 7 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (20.00%) Perl
12 7 (20.00%) MySQL
12 7 (20.00%) Oracle
12 7 (20.00%) XML
12 7 (20.00%) UNIX
12 7 (20.00%) Telnet
13 6 (17.14%) BT
13 6 (17.14%) C#

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (82.86%) Radio Access Network
2 26 (74.29%) LTE
3 21 (60.00%) 2G
4 14 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 12 (34.29%) ATM
5 12 (34.29%) SDH
6 9 (25.71%) 4G
6 9 (25.71%) DWDM
7 8 (22.86%) SNMP
8 7 (20.00%) Telnet
9 5 (14.29%) BT 21CN
10 3 (8.57%) MPLS
10 3 (8.57%) DNS
10 3 (8.57%) DHCP
11 2 (5.71%) HSPA
12 1 (2.86%) Firewall
12 1 (2.86%) 2.5G
12 1 (2.86%) SMTP
12 1 (2.86%) Broadband
12 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
2 7 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) MS Access
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Transmission Engineer
2 13 (37.14%) Transmission Design Engineer
2 13 (37.14%) Design Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Databuild Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) RAN Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Developer
7 2 (5.71%) OSS Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) OSS Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Telecoms Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Change Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) PMI
1 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.86%) GIS
1 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.86%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) NetWare
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Network Planning
2 8 (22.86%) Project Management
3 6 (17.14%) ETL
4 4 (11.43%) Web Development
4 4 (11.43%) Validation
5 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Network Design
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.86%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) BPMN
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Perl
2 6 (17.14%) C#
2 6 (17.14%) C++
2 6 (17.14%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CCNP
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CCSA
2 1 (2.86%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Ericsson
2 20 (57.14%) Huawei
3 19 (54.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 14 (40.00%) Nortel
5 12 (34.29%) Nokia
6 10 (28.57%) NEC
7 9 (25.71%) Mapinfo
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle
9 6 (17.14%) BT
9 6 (17.14%) Greenplum
9 6 (17.14%) Talend
10 3 (8.57%) Cisco
11 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
11 2 (5.71%) Juniper
12 1 (2.86%) Citrix
12 1 (2.86%) Symantec
12 1 (2.86%) Novell
12 1 (2.86%) Lotus
12 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
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