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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 97 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing 4G 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.53% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 1.39% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £270 £255 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £284 £325
% change year-on-year
+40.96% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.29%
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
362 288 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.36% 21.07% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 157 102
Average daily rate £400 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £427 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 11 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.15 £18.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +118.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.31 £19.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

4G Hourly 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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 5 £275 +7.84%
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) 3G
2 12 (80.00%) 2G
3 11 (73.33%) LTE
4 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 10 (66.67%) ITIL
5 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (46.67%) Back Office
6 7 (46.67%) HNC
6 7 (46.67%) HND
6 7 (46.67%) CCNP
6 7 (46.67%) VoLTE
7 6 (40.00%) Ericsson
7 6 (40.00%) Nokia
7 6 (40.00%) Wireless
7 6 (40.00%) Huawei
8 5 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
9 4 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (26.67%) ZTE
9 4 (26.67%) User Experience
9 4 (26.67%) Virgin Media
9 4 (26.67%) Arqiva
9 4 (26.67%) Telindus
9 4 (26.67%) NetCracker
9 4 (26.67%) BT
9 4 (26.67%) Siemens
9 4 (26.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (20.00%) MPLS
10 3 (20.00%) SLA
10 3 (20.00%) UMTS

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) 3G
2 12 (80.00%) 2G
3 11 (73.33%) LTE
4 7 (46.67%) VoLTE
5 6 (40.00%) Wireless
6 4 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (20.00%) GSM
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) UMTS
8 2 (13.33%) ATM
8 2 (13.33%) BGP
8 2 (13.33%) DHCP
8 2 (13.33%) DNS
8 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (13.33%) IPv6
8 2 (13.33%) ISDN
8 2 (13.33%) LAN
8 2 (13.33%) OSPF
8 2 (13.33%) SSL
8 2 (13.33%) WAN
General
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) Back Office
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Transmission Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Back Office Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) LTE Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) User Experience
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) PKI
3 2 (13.33%) PMI
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Information Management
3 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
2 7 (46.67%) HNC
2 7 (46.67%) HND
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (40.00%) Huawei
1 6 (40.00%) Nokia
2 5 (33.33%) Nokia Networks
3 4 (26.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (26.67%) Arqiva
3 4 (26.67%) BT
3 4 (26.67%) NetCracker
3 4 (26.67%) Siemens
3 4 (26.67%) Telindus
3 4 (26.67%) Virgin Media
3 4 (26.67%) ZTE
4 2 (13.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) Forcepoint
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) NEC
4 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
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