Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 23 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 19 21
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 +10
Contract jobs citing 2G 2 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.87% 4.61% 5.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 14.49% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Guildford median daily rate £335 £265 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.42% +1.92% -3.70%
Surrey median daily rate £335 £270 £263
% change year-on-year +24.07% +2.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - - -

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 Guildford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 64 69 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 27.83% 31.80% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 34
Guildford median daily rate £300 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £140 £226 £252
90th Percentile £565 £433 £400
Surrey median daily rate £375 £390 £370
% change year-on-year -3.85% +5.41% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Guildford median hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.26% +91.07% -24.09%
10th Percentile £11.80 £10.63 £11.81
90th Percentile £21.91 £48.75 £13.06
Surrey median hourly rate £15.12 £40.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -62.21% +153.97% -11.27%

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for 2G in Guildford

2G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2G in Guildford

2G
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2G in Guildford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2G in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Guildford region with a requirement for 2G.

1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Measurement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson

2G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Controller
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Measurement
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson