Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

2G
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 107 135
Rank change year-on-year -25 +28 -29
Contract jobs citing 2G 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.042% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.65% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - - £190
South East median daily rate £335 £280 £270
% change year-on-year +19.64% +3.70% -13.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +28.21% -48.00%

2G 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 310 309 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.00% 17.41% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 170 196
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +21.21%
10th Percentile £160 £255 £253
90th Percentile £535 £539 £538
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £54.75 £38.75 £27.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -30.69% +12.22% +27.66%

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing 2G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in Buckinghamshire

2G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2G in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 2G 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for 2G.

1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network

2G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree