The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

4G
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 20 27
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7  
Contract jobs citing 4G 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.77% 4.83% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 10.45% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £275 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £269
% change year-on-year - +30.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -61.11% +25.00%  

4G is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 24 67 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 18.46% 46.21% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 34
Median daily rate £385 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £463 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing 4G as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Guildford

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 4G in Guildford.

Contractor daily rate trend for 4G in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 4G 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 4G.

1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) 2G
2 3 (60.00%) Cramer
2 3 (60.00%) Network Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) 5G
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) LTE
4 1 (20.00%) Budget Control

4G
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 5 (100.00%) 2G
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) 5G
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Transmission Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Transmission Planning Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Transmission Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cramer