The table below looks at the statistics for 3G 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 3G over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 59 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing 3G 3 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.42% 0.39% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.14% 2.67% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Average daily rate
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£489 - £268
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £265
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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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
140 75 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.47% 14.73% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 40 76
Average daily rate £438 £300 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £208 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 10
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -85.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 5 (55.56%) 2G
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) LTE
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (22.22%) Sencha
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Android Development
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) Sencha Touch
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 2 (22.22%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) WCDMA
3 2 (22.22%) B2C
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Network Planning

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) 2G
2 3 (33.33%) LTE
3 2 (22.22%) WCDMA
4 1 (11.11%) RNC
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) ATM
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (11.11%) 4G
General
1 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
1 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Development Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) FPGA Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) RESTful
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (22.22%) Sencha Touch
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) VHDL
2 1 (11.11%) Verilog
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
1 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
1 2 (22.22%) Android Development
1 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
1 2 (22.22%) B2C
1 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 2 (22.22%) Sencha
2 1 (11.11%) Huawei
2 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) Lotus
2 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo