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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 90 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing 4G 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.34% 0.41% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 2.62% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£255 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 £331 £330
% change year-on-year
-19.24% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £106.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-66.11% +183.33%
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
288 229 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.41% 15.55% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 100 103
Average daily rate £325 £361 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.03% +7.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 20
Average hourly rate £42.50 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.57% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.71 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 1 April 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
(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
Oxted - - - -
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 10 (90.91%) 3G
2 6 (54.55%) 2G
2 6 (54.55%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) AutoCAD
5 3 (27.27%) Ericsson
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Greenplum
6 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) LTE
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Handset
6 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
6 1 (9.09%) MS Office
6 1 (9.09%) HND
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (36.36%) AutoCAD
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) 3G
2 6 (54.55%) 2G
2 6 (54.55%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (9.09%) LTE
3 1 (9.09%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Design Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
1 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
1 1 (9.09%) Validation
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
1 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) HND
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Ericsson
2 1 (9.09%) Greenplum
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft