Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MVNO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVNO over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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.

Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 812 816 746
Rank change year-on-year +4 -70 +11
Contract jobs citing MVNO 26 27 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.030% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.20% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 51
England median daily rate £359 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.31% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £331 £328 £359
90th Percentile £436 £650 £538
UK median daily rate £359 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -10.31% -11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

MVNO 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 12,613 13,658 13,919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.66% 15.13% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,837 8,338 8,156
England median daily rate £410 £402 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.12% +0.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £218 £213
90th Percentile £590 £575 £563
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 679 861
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +8.64%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.77 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.18 £48.01 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +4.76%

MVNO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MVNO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MVNO in England

MVNO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVNO in England

MVNO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVNO in England over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVNO in England

MVNO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVNO in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVNO in England

MVNO
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVNO within the England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
South East -22 18 £355 -11.25%
East of England - 4 - -
London -32 3 £500 +33.33%
South West +14 1 - -
MVNO
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MVNO 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 England region with a requirement for MVNO.

1 20 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 15 (57.69%) Billing
3 9 (34.62%) HP
3 9 (34.62%) Test Management
3 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 8 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (30.77%) High Availability
5 7 (26.92%) Network Design
5 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 6 (23.08%) VoLTE
6 6 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (23.08%) VoWiFi
6 6 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (19.23%) Value-Added Service
7 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (19.23%) Tekelec
7 5 (19.23%) Diameter Protocol
7 5 (19.23%) SIEM
7 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
7 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
7 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Nokia
7 5 (19.23%) Unix
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) SS7

MVNO
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) VoLTE
1 6 (23.08%) VoWiFi
2 5 (19.23%) Diameter Protocol
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) SS7
2 5 (19.23%) Value-Added Service
3 4 (15.38%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) 4G
4 1 (3.85%) 5G
4 1 (3.85%) HSDPA
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) IPv6
4 1 (3.85%) ISUP
4 1 (3.85%) LDAP
4 1 (3.85%) LTE
4 1 (3.85%) SIGTRAN
General
1 20 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 15 (57.69%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Network Design Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Design Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Defect Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) BSS Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 2 (7.69%) OSS Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) IVR
4 1 (3.85%) CMDB
4 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Test Management
2 8 (30.77%) High Availability
3 7 (26.92%) Network Design
4 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
4 5 (19.23%) SIEM
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (15.38%) Network Virtualisation
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
3 6 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
4 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) CISM
5 4 (15.38%) CISSP
5 4 (15.38%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) PMO
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) Netcool
2 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) HP
2 5 (19.23%) Nokia
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Tekelec
3 1 (3.85%) BMC
3 1 (3.85%) Remedy