Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Diameter Protocol skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Diameter Protocol over the 6 months to 15 December 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.

Diameter Protocol
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +211
Contract jobs citing Diameter Protocol 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.099% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median daily rate £375 - -
England median daily rate £450 £375 £295
% change year-on-year +20.00% +27.12% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £41.00 -

Diameter Protocol 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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 866 853 902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.10% 17.75% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 458 431
East of England median daily rate £363 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.34% -3.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £156 £194 £213
90th Percentile £563 £538 £538
England median daily rate £406 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +1.44% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 70 118
East of England median hourly rate £36.00 £35.50 £29.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.41% +21.45% +16.92%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.73 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.25 £44.05 £50.75
England median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -15.56% +7.14% +5.00%

Diameter Protocol
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Diameter Protocol as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Diameter Protocol in the East of England

Diameter Protocol
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Diameter Protocol in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Diameter Protocol in the East of England

Diameter Protocol
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Diameter Protocol within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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
Hertfordshire - 5 £375 -
Diameter Protocol
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Diameter Protocol 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 East of England region with a requirement for Diameter Protocol.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) Tekelec
1 5 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (80.00%) VoWiFi
2 4 (80.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) SS7
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Billing
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) MVNO
2 4 (80.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (20.00%) Huawei
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark

Diameter Protocol
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) MVNO
2 4 (80.00%) SS7
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VoLTE
2 4 (80.00%) VoWiFi
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) GGSN
3 1 (20.00%) GSM
3 1 (20.00%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) SGSN
3 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (80.00%) Billing
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISM
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Tekelec
2 1 (20.00%) Acme Packet
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (20.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) NetScout
2 1 (20.00%) Redknee