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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 86 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing 4G 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.30% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 2.58% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
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£255 - £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
271 233 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.22% 16.37% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 96 98
Average daily rate £375 £360 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £123 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £513 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -17.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

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 6 May 2015. 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 +3 4 £255 -
4G
South East

4G
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) 3G
2 5 (50.00%) 2G
2 5 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) AutoCAD
4 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (10.00%) Handset
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) LTE
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) HND
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PMP
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) 3G
2 5 (50.00%) 2G
2 5 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (10.00%) LTE
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) HND
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Ericsson