The table below looks at the statistics for 4G 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 4G 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
4G
Rank 80 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing 4G 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.39% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £525
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £35.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% -14.45%
4G
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
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% -

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 4G across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

4G
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 4G across the Surrey region.

4G Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

4G
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 4G within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 August 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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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 - 1 - -
Redhill - - - - 1
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 7 (100.00%) 3G
2 6 (85.71%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (71.43%) Ericsson
3 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (57.14%) 2G
4 4 (57.14%) LTE
4 4 (57.14%) Huawei
5 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) UNIX
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 2 (28.57%) ETL
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Nortel
6 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) C#
6 2 (28.57%) C++
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Perl
6 2 (28.57%) Telnet
6 2 (28.57%) SNMP
6 2 (28.57%) Juniper
6 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) 3G
2 6 (85.71%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (57.14%) 2G
3 4 (57.14%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) Telnet
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) HSPA
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Ericsson
2 4 (57.14%) Huawei
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Nortel
4 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Greenplum
4 2 (28.57%) Talend
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (14.29%) Actix