Period
to 15 February 2019

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 6 months to 15 February 2019 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
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 174 160
Rank change year-on-year -3 -14 -
Contract jobs citing INAP 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.048% 0.025% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.14% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Berkshire median daily rate - - £303
South East median daily rate - - £303
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 794 736 915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.92% 18.26% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 313 434
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £227 £243 £213
90th Percentile £560 £600 £538
South East median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.81% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 54
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £20.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.43% -35.56% -47.28%
South East median hourly rate £19.19 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +6.63% -16.28% -38.57%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing INAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for INAP in Berkshire

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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

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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 6 months to 15 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 1 - - 1
INAP
South East

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing INAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for INAP.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 2 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) SPML
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network

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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 2 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VoLTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) SPML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel