The table below looks at the statistics for MVNO skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVNO over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
Rank 629 601 605
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Contract jobs citing MVNO 35 46 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.081% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.54% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 8
Median daily rate £470 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £292 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £85.00 -
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
8552 8454 7312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.30% 14.90% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5174 4601 3863
Median daily rate £388 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 467 403
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

MVNO
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MVNO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

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 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVNO within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -18 29 £475 +15.15% 2
London -21 13 £470 +25.33% 2
South East -26 13 £480 +9.71%
Hampshire +2 9 £480 +9.71%
Hook -1 4 £480 +9.71%
Berkshire -13 4 - -
Scotland - 3 £420 -
Bristol - 2 £420 -
South West - 2 £420 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Maidenhead +4 1 - -
Livingston - 1 £420 -
West Lothian - 1 £420 -
Lothian - 1 £420 -

MVNO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MVNO 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 MVNO.

1 60 (69.77%) Telecoms
2 20 (23.26%) Billing
3 19 (22.09%) Migration
4 15 (17.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (17.44%) Project Management
5 11 (12.79%) Value-Added Service
5 11 (12.79%) 4G
5 11 (12.79%) Huawei
6 10 (11.63%) Mobile Transformation
7 9 (10.47%) 3G
7 9 (10.47%) Degree
8 8 (9.30%) Business Analysis
9 7 (8.14%) CRM
9 7 (8.14%) SLA
9 7 (8.14%) High Availability
9 7 (8.14%) Diameter Protocol
10 6 (6.98%) SDLC
10 6 (6.98%) ITIL
10 6 (6.98%) Network Architecture
10 6 (6.98%) Requirements Management
11 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.81%) Retail
11 5 (5.81%) Ericsson
11 5 (5.81%) Finance
11 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.81%) Change Management
11 5 (5.81%) User Experience
11 5 (5.81%) Radio Access Network
12 4 (4.65%) Capacity Management
12 4 (4.65%) Non-Functional Testing

MVNO
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 (1.16%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.79%) 4G
1 11 (12.79%) Value-Added Service
2 9 (10.47%) 3G
3 7 (8.14%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (5.81%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (4.65%) ISUP
5 4 (4.65%) LTE
6 3 (3.49%) Broadband
6 3 (3.49%) Internet
7 2 (2.33%) 3GPP
7 2 (2.33%) INAP
7 2 (2.33%) LDAP
7 2 (2.33%) SMS
8 1 (1.16%) 2G
8 1 (1.16%) GGSN
8 1 (1.16%) RANAP
8 1 (1.16%) SGSN
8 1 (1.16%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (1.16%) TETRA
8 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
General
1 60 (69.77%) Telecoms
2 20 (23.26%) Billing
3 5 (5.81%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (34.88%) Architect
2 28 (32.56%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (20.93%) Designer
4 17 (19.77%) BSS Architect
5 16 (18.60%) BSS Solutions Architect
5 16 (18.60%) Project Manager
6 15 (17.44%) Network Architect
7 13 (15.12%) Migration Architect
7 13 (15.12%) Solutions Designer
8 10 (11.63%) Network Designer
8 10 (11.63%) Telecoms Architect
9 9 (10.47%) Analyst
9 9 (10.47%) Test Engineer
10 7 (8.14%) Business Analyst
10 7 (8.14%) OSS Architect
11 6 (6.98%) Mobile Project Manager
11 6 (6.98%) OSS Solutions Architect
12 5 (5.81%) Billing Architect
12 5 (5.81%) Technical Manager
12 5 (5.81%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) Web Services
1 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) User Experience
2 3 (3.49%) IVR
3 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Handset
4 1 (1.16%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Linux
1 1 (1.16%) SUSE
1 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) Migration
2 15 (17.44%) Project Management
2 15 (17.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (11.63%) Mobile Transformation
4 8 (9.30%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.14%) CRM
5 7 (8.14%) High Availability
6 6 (6.98%) ITIL
6 6 (6.98%) Network Architecture
6 6 (6.98%) Requirements Management
6 6 (6.98%) SDLC
7 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.81%) Change Management
7 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.65%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.65%) eTOM
8 4 (4.65%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (4.65%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (3.49%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.16%) Java
2 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) ISEB
2 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.16%) PMP
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) GCP
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.16%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Huawei
2 5 (5.81%) Ericsson
3 3 (3.49%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (2.33%) HP
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.16%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (1.16%) Nokia
5 1 (1.16%) Virgin Media
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