Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 6 months to 21 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.

4G
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 26 21
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 +8
Contract jobs citing 4G 10 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 3.12% 4.41% 5.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.13% 13.04% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Newbury median daily rate - - £355
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year +12.07% -3.33% -10.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -6.49%

4G 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 92 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 19.31% 33.82% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 27
Newbury median daily rate £406 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.73% -31.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £220 £275 £296
90th Percentile £634 £475 £496
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £398 £373
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.71% +3.47%
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 £35.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% -48.57% +100.00%

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

Job postings citing 4G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newbury.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Newbury

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 4G in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Newbury region with a requirement for 4G.

1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) 2G
2 6 (60.00%) 3G
3 5 (50.00%) Huawei
4 4 (40.00%) Network Design
4 4 (40.00%) LTE
4 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (30.00%) Ericsson
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) VoWiFi
5 3 (30.00%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (30.00%) GGSN
5 3 (30.00%) SGSN
6 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Radio Network Optimisation
6 2 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) RNC
7 1 (10.00%) Statistics
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) CISSP
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office

4G
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 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) 2G
1 6 (60.00%) 3G
2 4 (40.00%) LTE
2 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) GGSN
3 3 (30.00%) SGSN
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) VoWiFi
4 1 (10.00%) ATM
4 1 (10.00%) GSM
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) RNC
4 1 (10.00%) SDH
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Radio Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Radio Planner
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Site Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Radio Network Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) CAD
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Huawei
2 3 (30.00%) Ericsson