The table below looks at the statistics for CDMA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CDMA over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA)
Rank 655 638 592
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -46
Contract jobs citing CDMA 6 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.007% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.068% 0.050% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £225 £300 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £335 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £348
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8769 7967 7521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.23% 13.99% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5350 4544 3991
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 483 433
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

CDMA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CDMA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

CDMA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CDMA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CDMA within the UK.

CDMA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CDMA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CDMA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

CDMA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CDMA
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CDMA within the UK.

CDMA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CDMA
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CDMA within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -2 6 £225 -25.00%
London -4 4 £225 -25.00%
Berkshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £225 -25.00%
Reading - 1 - -

CDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CDMA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CDMA.

1 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
2 16 (88.89%) GSM
2 16 (88.89%) WCDMA
3 15 (83.33%) UMTS
3 15 (83.33%) Unix
4 14 (77.78%) Sybase
4 14 (77.78%) GPRS
4 14 (77.78%) SS7
5 13 (72.22%) Diameter Protocol
6 12 (66.67%) Oracle Database
6 12 (66.67%) Oracle
6 12 (66.67%) Solaris
7 7 (38.89%) SLA
8 6 (33.33%) VoIP
8 6 (33.33%) H.323
8 6 (33.33%) NGN
8 6 (33.33%) MGCP
8 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) 3GPP
10 3 (16.67%) C++
10 3 (16.67%) LTE
10 3 (16.67%) VoLTE
10 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
10 3 (16.67%) VoWiFi
11 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (11.11%) SIGTRAN
11 2 (11.11%) GGSN
11 2 (11.11%) SGSN

CDMA
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) GSM
1 16 (88.89%) WCDMA
2 15 (83.33%) UMTS
3 14 (77.78%) GPRS
3 14 (77.78%) SS7
4 13 (72.22%) Diameter Protocol
5 6 (33.33%) H.323
5 6 (33.33%) MGCP
5 6 (33.33%) NGN
5 6 (33.33%) VoIP
6 3 (16.67%) 3GPP
6 3 (16.67%) LTE
6 3 (16.67%) VoLTE
6 3 (16.67%) VoWiFi
7 2 (11.11%) 2G
7 2 (11.11%) GGSN
7 2 (11.11%) SGSN
7 2 (11.11%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (11.11%) WiMAX
7 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) CppUnit
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) JMeter
General
1 17 (94.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Arabic Language
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Core Network Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Network Support
3 7 (38.89%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Technical Support
4 6 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Hardware Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) VHDL Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) VoLTE Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) VHDL
4 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Unix
2 12 (66.67%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000
3 2 (11.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Presales
2 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
2 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Sybase
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Anite
4 1 (5.56%) Dialogic
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Huawei