The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank 51 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 2G 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.71% - 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.85% - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £290 £285
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £32.00
2G
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 116 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.65% 16.50% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 80 43
Average daily rate £350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £40.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.49% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2G across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

2G
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2G across the Wiltshire region.

2G Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

2G
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2G across the Wiltshire region.

2G Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

2G
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Swindon - 3 - -
2G
South West

2G
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing 2G 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 2G.

1 7 (100.00%) 3G
1 7 (100.00%) 4G
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Actix
4 2 (28.57%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Huawei
5 1 (14.29%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) Nortel
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) NEC
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) LTE

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing 2G 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 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) 3G
1 7 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (14.29%) LTE
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Radio Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) RF Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) RF Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) RAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Actix
2 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
2 2 (28.57%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) Huawei
3 1 (14.29%) Nortel
3 1 (14.29%) NEC
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