Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 24 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
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 24 23
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 +2
Contract jobs citing 2G 6 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 1.86% 4.48% 4.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.68% 13.19% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Newbury median daily rate - - £315
Berkshire median daily rate £271 £290 £290
% change year-on-year -6.61% - -9.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £19.50

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 Newbury with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 62 91 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 19.20% 33.96% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 27
Newbury median daily rate £406 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.73% -31.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £220 £273 £296
90th Percentile £634 £475 £496
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £12.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.20% -37.18% -
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.13 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £39.00 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -25.00% -37.39% +64.29%

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for 2G in Newbury

2G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2G in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newbury region with a requirement for 2G.

1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (33.33%) Radio Network Optimisation
3 2 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Huawei
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) RNC
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) CAD
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) ATM
4 1 (16.67%) GSM
4 1 (16.67%) SDH
4 1 (16.67%) UMTS
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Geospatial Data

2G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) GSM
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) RNC
3 1 (16.67%) SDH
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Radio Planner
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Radio Network Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Huawei