The table below looks at the statistics for MVNO skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVNO over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
Rank 530 545 512
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -33
Contract jobs citing MVNO 42 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.057% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.43% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 15
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£413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £315 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £413 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +28.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £85.00 - -
UK excluding London average 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
7532 6678 7173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.60% 13.12% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4090 3404 3469
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 383 622
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £23.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -8.09%

MVNO
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVNO within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MVNO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MVNO
Daily Rate Trend

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

MVNO Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MVNO
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVNO within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

MVNO Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MVNO
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MVNO Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MVNO
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVNO within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 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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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
England +2 35 £413 +3.12% 6
South East -20 25 £423 +5.62% 3
Berkshire -4 22 £413 +3.12% 2
London +9 9 £375 -6.25% 2
City of London +17 2 £389 -2.81% 1
Reading +5 1 £350 -
Slough - - - -
Guernsey - - - -
Jersey - - - -
Channel Islands - - - -

MVNO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MVNO 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 MVNO.

1 55 (70.51%) Telecoms
2 32 (41.03%) Billing
3 19 (24.36%) 3G
4 18 (23.08%) 4G
5 17 (21.79%) CRM
6 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
7 15 (19.23%) HP
8 14 (17.95%) SS7
9 13 (16.67%) GSM
9 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 13 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
10 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (15.38%) 2G
11 10 (12.82%) eTOM
11 10 (12.82%) SOA
12 9 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (10.26%) LTE
13 8 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (10.26%) User Stories
13 8 (10.26%) Automated Testing
13 8 (10.26%) TDD
13 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (10.26%) Use Case
13 8 (10.26%) Wireless
13 8 (10.26%) Validation
13 8 (10.26%) Games
13 8 (10.26%) Scrum
14 7 (8.97%) Project Management

MVNO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MVNO 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 MVNO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) 3G
2 18 (23.08%) 4G
3 14 (17.95%) SS7
4 13 (16.67%) GSM
4 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 13 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
5 12 (15.38%) 2G
6 8 (10.26%) LTE
6 8 (10.26%) Wireless
7 6 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (6.41%) Internet
8 5 (6.41%) Broadband
9 2 (2.56%) Firewall
10 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.28%) GPRS
10 1 (1.28%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
General
1 55 (70.51%) Telecoms
2 32 (41.03%) Billing
3 8 (10.26%) Games
4 4 (5.13%) Retail
5 3 (3.85%) Finance
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Architect
2 13 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (15.38%) Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Business Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Designer
5 8 (10.26%) ScrumMaster
6 7 (8.97%) Test Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Wireless Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Tester
8 5 (6.41%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (5.13%) Business Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.13%) OSS Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Mobile Tester
10 3 (3.85%) Network Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Consultant
11 2 (2.56%) Data Architect
11 2 (2.56%) Business Process Architect
11 2 (2.56%) Data Centre Architect
12 1 (1.28%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) HTML
1 1 (1.28%) CSS
1 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.85%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) IVR
5 1 (1.28%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) CRM
2 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
3 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.82%) eTOM
4 10 (12.82%) SOA
5 8 (10.26%) Validation
5 8 (10.26%) Automated Testing
5 8 (10.26%) TDD
5 8 (10.26%) Scrum
5 8 (10.26%) Use Case
5 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.26%) User Stories
5 8 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (8.97%) Coaching
6 7 (8.97%) Project Management
7 6 (7.69%) Web Development
8 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.41%) ITIL
9 4 (5.13%) Revenue Management
9 4 (5.13%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) C#
1 2 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) ISEB
3 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.56%) VCP4
5 1 (1.28%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.85%) OpenView
2 3 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.85%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) HP
2 4 (5.13%) Ericsson
3 3 (3.85%) Huawei
3 3 (3.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (3.85%) IBM
3 3 (3.85%) BMC
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco
4 2 (2.56%) Nortel
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle
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