The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 90 86 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing 3G 5 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% 0.23% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 1.09% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £383 £255 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £260 £290
% change year-on-year
- -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £36.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-31.97% +33.63%
3G
South East

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
297 274 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.65% 21.44% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 160 94
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 22
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.02% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.41 £13.75 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £50.61 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 3 £383 -
Guildford +5 2 - -
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 3G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for 3G.

1 18 (78.26%) 4G
2 15 (65.22%) Telecoms
3 14 (60.87%) 2G
4 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
5 11 (47.83%) LTE
5 11 (47.83%) Huawei
5 11 (47.83%) Ericsson
5 11 (47.83%) Nokia
5 11 (47.83%) ITIL
6 10 (43.48%) Wireless
6 10 (43.48%) Nokia Networks
7 8 (34.78%) Virgin Media
7 8 (34.78%) Arqiva
7 8 (34.78%) Telindus
7 8 (34.78%) Back Office
7 8 (34.78%) BT
7 8 (34.78%) NetCracker
7 8 (34.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 8 (34.78%) HNC
7 8 (34.78%) Siemens
7 8 (34.78%) ZTE
8 7 (30.43%) CCNP
8 7 (30.43%) HND
8 7 (30.43%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (30.43%) VoLTE
8 7 (30.43%) Degree
9 6 (26.09%) MPLS
10 5 (21.74%) OSPF
10 5 (21.74%) BGP

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) 4G
2 14 (60.87%) 2G
3 11 (47.83%) LTE
4 10 (43.48%) Wireless
5 7 (30.43%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (30.43%) VoLTE
6 6 (26.09%) MPLS
7 5 (21.74%) BGP
7 5 (21.74%) IPsec
7 5 (21.74%) OSPF
7 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (17.39%) GSM
9 3 (13.04%) ATM
9 3 (13.04%) UMTS
10 2 (8.70%) DHCP
10 2 (8.70%) DNS
10 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
10 2 (8.70%) SSL
10 2 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (65.22%) Telecoms
2 8 (34.78%) Back Office
3 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Back Office Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Transmission Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) IP Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) RAN Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Databuild Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Ericsson Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) OSS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
3 4 (17.39%) User Experience
4 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
5 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.70%) PKI
5 2 (8.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Change Control
2 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Information Management
3 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.70%) Line Management
3 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) Network Design
3 2 (8.70%) Operations Management
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (8.70%) Web Filtering
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) ETL
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (34.78%) HNC
3 7 (30.43%) CCNP
3 7 (30.43%) Degree
3 7 (30.43%) HND
4 3 (13.04%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.35%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Ericsson
1 11 (47.83%) Huawei
1 11 (47.83%) Nokia
2 10 (43.48%) Nokia Networks
3 8 (34.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 8 (34.78%) Arqiva
3 8 (34.78%) BT
3 8 (34.78%) NetCracker
3 8 (34.78%) Siemens
3 8 (34.78%) Telindus
3 8 (34.78%) Virgin Media
3 8 (34.78%) ZTE
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) F5
6 2 (8.70%) Forcepoint
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) NEC
6 2 (8.70%) Nortel
6 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.70%) Tellabs