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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
South East / Surrey
Rank 72 88 67
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Contract jobs citing 3G 7 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.75% 0.68% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% 3.02% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 12
Median daily rate £280 £270 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +6.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £313 £268
% change year-on-year
-12.80% +16.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +132.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-62.13% +5.62%

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
208 265 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.15% 22.48% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 157 141
Median daily rate £380 £395 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +17.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 14
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +132.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Guildford -1 7 £280 -
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 11 (64.71%) LTE
2 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
3 9 (52.94%) 2G
4 8 (47.06%) 4G
5 7 (41.18%) GSM
6 5 (29.41%) UMTS
6 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
6 5 (29.41%) MS Office
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (23.53%) High Availability
7 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 4 (23.53%) Huawei
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) Ericsson
8 3 (17.65%) Citrix
8 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
8 3 (17.65%) Network Planning
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) GPRS
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) HP
8 3 (17.65%) Dell
8 3 (17.65%) Greenplum

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
1 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) LTE
2 9 (52.94%) 2G
3 8 (47.06%) 4G
4 7 (41.18%) GSM
5 5 (29.41%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (29.41%) UMTS
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) GPRS
7 2 (11.76%) ATM
7 2 (11.76%) DHCP
7 2 (11.76%) DNS
7 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
7 2 (11.76%) HSPA
7 2 (11.76%) SNMP
7 2 (11.76%) Telnet
7 2 (11.76%) VoLTE
7 2 (11.76%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Support Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Technical Support
1 4 (23.53%) Technical Support Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Technical Trainer
1 4 (23.53%) Trainer
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Support
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
2 3 (17.65%) Optimisation Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Transmission Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) RAN Performance Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Transmission Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) WAP
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) High Availability
1 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
2 3 (17.65%) Network Planning
2 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (11.76%) Presales
3 2 (11.76%) Radio Network Optimisation
3 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) C++
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Ericsson
1 4 (23.53%) Huawei
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) Cramer
2 3 (17.65%) Dell
2 3 (17.65%) Greenplum
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Nortel
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Samsung
4 1 (5.88%) BT
4 1 (5.88%) Mapinfo
4 1 (5.88%) Nokia