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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA)
Rank 640 644 621
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing CDMA 4 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.019% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.047% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £225 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -22.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £385
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
8468 8013 8346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.66% 13.94% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5164 4567 4493
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 522 468
Median hourly rate £32.00 £21.53 £21.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.66% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 29 August 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 3 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 29 August 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 +1 4 £225 -25.00%
London -17 4 £225 -25.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -6 1 £225 -25.00%

CDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (77.78%) GSM
2 7 (77.78%) WCDMA
3 6 (66.67%) UMTS
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
4 5 (55.56%) Sybase
4 5 (55.56%) GPRS
4 5 (55.56%) SS7
5 4 (44.44%) Diameter Protocol
6 3 (33.33%) VoWiFi
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (33.33%) VoLTE
6 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
6 3 (33.33%) LTE
6 3 (33.33%) 3GPP
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) C++
6 3 (33.33%) Solaris
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
7 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
7 2 (22.22%) ATM
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) ISDN
7 2 (22.22%) PSTN
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) C
7 2 (22.22%) VoIP
7 2 (22.22%) SLA
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) GSM
1 7 (77.78%) WCDMA
2 6 (66.67%) UMTS
3 5 (55.56%) GPRS
3 5 (55.56%) SS7
4 4 (44.44%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (33.33%) 3GPP
5 3 (33.33%) LTE
5 3 (33.33%) VoLTE
5 3 (33.33%) VoWiFi
6 2 (22.22%) 3G
6 2 (22.22%) GGSN
6 2 (22.22%) H.323
6 2 (22.22%) MGCP
6 2 (22.22%) NGN
6 2 (22.22%) SGSN
6 2 (22.22%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (22.22%) UTRAN
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) CppUnit
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Arabic Language
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Core Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Hardware Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VHDL Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VoLTE Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) VHDL
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
3 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Sybase
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Anite
4 1 (11.11%) Dialogic
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Huawei