The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for INAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited INAP over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Intelligent Network Application Part (INAP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 114 123
Rank change year-on-year +21 +9  
Contract jobs citing INAP 12 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.63% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.20% 1.64% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £158
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £109
% change year-on-year +1.49% +285.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

INAP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 375 611 736
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.79% 24.52% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 295 317
Median daily rate £415 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £341
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 10 22
Median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.90% -23.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.16%  

INAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing INAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for INAP in Berkshire

INAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing INAP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for INAP in Berkshire

INAP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing INAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 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
Reading +21 4 £438 -
INAP
South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing INAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for INAP.

1 12 (92.31%) Diameter Protocol
2 10 (76.92%) SOAP
2 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
3 7 (53.85%) 3G
3 7 (53.85%) LDAP
3 7 (53.85%) SIGTRAN
3 7 (53.85%) 4G
4 6 (46.15%) SPML
4 6 (46.15%) Nokia
5 5 (38.46%) Validation
5 5 (38.46%) VoLTE
6 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
6 4 (30.77%) MVNO
6 4 (30.77%) Intelligent Network
6 4 (30.77%) REST
6 4 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (30.77%) LTE
6 4 (30.77%) Network Design
6 4 (30.77%) SS7
6 4 (30.77%) Middleware
6 4 (30.77%) HTTP
6 4 (30.77%) SNMP
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) OO

INAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Diameter Protocol
2 7 (53.85%) 3G
2 7 (53.85%) 4G
2 7 (53.85%) LDAP
2 7 (53.85%) SIGTRAN
3 5 (38.46%) VoLTE
4 4 (30.77%) HTTP
4 4 (30.77%) Intelligent Network
4 4 (30.77%) LTE
4 4 (30.77%) MVNO
4 4 (30.77%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (30.77%) SNMP
4 4 (30.77%) SS7
5 2 (15.38%) ISUP
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) MGW
6 1 (7.69%) Q.931
6 1 (7.69%) SCCP
6 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Ericsson Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Professional Services Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Professional Services Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Service Control Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) VAS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) SPML
3 4 (30.77%) Middleware
3 4 (30.77%) REST
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Validation
2 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
2 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 4 (30.77%) Network Design
2 4 (30.77%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Nokia
2 3 (23.08%) Ericsson
3 2 (15.38%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (7.69%) GENBAND
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Huawei
4 1 (7.69%) Nortel
Berkshire
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