The table below looks at the statistics for the Transmission Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Transmission Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transmission Engineer
Rank 612 575 576
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Transmission Engineer 14 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.059% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.062% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Average daily rate £270 £248 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -29.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Transmission Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Transmission Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Transmission Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Transmission Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Transmission Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Transmission Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Transmission Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Transmission Engineer
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Transmission Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
England -24 14 £270 +12.50% 1
South East +7 12 £270 -33.53%
Surrey -4 8 £270 -
Guildford +8 5 £235 -
Slough +9 4 - -
Berkshire -1 4 - -

Transmission Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Transmission Engineer in their job title 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 with Transmission Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (64.52%) 3G
2 19 (61.29%) 2G
3 16 (51.61%) 4G
4 15 (48.39%) Telecoms
4 15 (48.39%) Ethernet
5 14 (45.16%) SDH
6 13 (41.94%) LTE
7 10 (32.26%) ITIL
7 10 (32.26%) Ericsson
7 10 (32.26%) Nokia
8 9 (29.03%) Back Office
8 9 (29.03%) ATM
8 9 (29.03%) NEC
8 9 (29.03%) Huawei
9 8 (25.81%) VoLTE
10 7 (22.58%) Radio Access Network
10 7 (22.58%) HNC
11 6 (19.35%) BT
11 6 (19.35%) DWDM
12 5 (16.13%) High Availability
12 5 (16.13%) User Experience
12 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
12 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (16.13%) Service Management
12 5 (16.13%) HND
12 5 (16.13%) CCNP
13 4 (12.90%) DHCP
13 4 (12.90%) VPN
13 4 (12.90%) DNS
13 4 (12.90%) XML

Transmission Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Transmission Engineer in their job title 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 with Transmission Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) 3G
2 19 (61.29%) 2G
3 16 (51.61%) 4G
4 15 (48.39%) Ethernet
5 14 (45.16%) SDH
6 13 (41.94%) LTE
7 9 (29.03%) ATM
8 8 (25.81%) VoLTE
9 7 (22.58%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (19.35%) DWDM
11 4 (12.90%) DHCP
11 4 (12.90%) DNS
11 4 (12.90%) HSRP
11 4 (12.90%) IPsec
11 4 (12.90%) MPLS
11 4 (12.90%) OSPF
11 4 (12.90%) SCTP
11 4 (12.90%) VLAN
11 4 (12.90%) VPN
11 4 (12.90%) xDSL
General
1 15 (48.39%) Telecoms
2 9 (29.03%) Back Office
3 2 (6.45%) French Language
3 2 (6.45%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) High Availability
2 5 (16.13%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Network Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.23%) Presales
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) HNC
2 5 (16.13%) CCNP
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) HND
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (6.45%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (3.23%) OPNET
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Ericsson
1 10 (32.26%) Nokia
2 9 (29.03%) Huawei
2 9 (29.03%) NEC
3 6 (19.35%) BT
4 4 (12.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (6.45%) Ciena
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Nortel
6 1 (3.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (3.23%) NetCracker
6 1 (3.23%) Siemens
6 1 (3.23%) Sybase
6 1 (3.23%) ZTE