Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ISUP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISUP 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.

ISDN User Part (ISUP)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 373 388
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -24
Contract jobs citing ISUP 2 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.012% 0.036% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.068% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
South East median daily rate - £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -33.33% +7.14%
England median daily rate - £263 £353
% change year-on-year - -25.53% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £55.00 -

ISUP 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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2955 3161 3553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.56% 18.99% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1598 1803 1910
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £180 £228 £225
90th Percentile £550 £530 £500
England median daily rate £403 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +0.63% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 219 244
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +25.10%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.70 £11.83
90th Percentile £46.10 £54.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.43% +12.25% +4.68%

ISUP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ISUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ISUP in the South East

ISUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISUP in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISUP in the South East

ISUP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISUP within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Berkshire +7 2 - -
Thames Valley -9 2 - -
ISUP
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISUP 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 South East region with a requirement for ISUP.

1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Megaco
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) MGW
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia Networks
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 2 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) VoWiFi

ISUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 2 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Megaco
1 2 (100.00%) MGW
1 2 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 2 (100.00%) VoWiFi
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 4G Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) VoLTE Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia Networks