Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for MVNO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVNO over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 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.

Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 357 323 338
Rank change year-on-year -34 +15 +8
Contract jobs citing MVNO 21 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 1.01% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 25
South East median daily rate £380 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.94% -13.89% +6.51%
10th Percentile £325 £245 £360
90th Percentile £408 £447 £500
England median daily rate £400 £475 £470
% change year-on-year -15.79% +1.06% +17.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 -

MVNO 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 2,589 2,957 3,713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.45% 19.17% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,331 1,694 2,059
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £185 £218 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £530
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 190 205
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.81 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.95% -39.50% +9.17%
10th Percentile £11.56 £11.95 £11.81
90th Percentile £51.63 £47.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -14.00% +13.64%

MVNO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for MVNO in the South East

MVNO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVNO in the South East

MVNO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVNO in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVNO in the South East

MVNO
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 MVNO within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. 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
Hampshire -2 21 £380 -3.49% 1
Berkshire -20 2 £350 -6.67%
Thames Valley -23 2 £350 -6.67%
MVNO
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MVNO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for MVNO.

1 20 (95.24%) Telecoms
2 12 (57.14%) Billing
2 12 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (52.38%) HP ALM
3 11 (52.38%) Test Management
3 11 (52.38%) HP
4 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 10 (47.62%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (38.10%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
7 6 (28.57%) Project Management
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (23.81%) Presales
8 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (23.81%) Service Design
8 5 (23.81%) Remedy
8 5 (23.81%) BMC
8 5 (23.81%) Netcool
8 5 (23.81%) DSDM
8 5 (23.81%) Service Management
8 5 (23.81%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
8 5 (23.81%) CMDB
9 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared

MVNO
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:

Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) 5G
1 1 (4.76%) HSDPA
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) IPv6
1 1 (4.76%) VoLTE
1 1 (4.76%) VoWiFi
General
1 20 (95.24%) Telecoms
2 12 (57.14%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Military
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Defect Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Billing Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) BSS Architect
4 2 (9.52%) BSS Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Service Architect
4 2 (9.52%) OSS Architect
4 2 (9.52%) OSS Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Service Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Service Design Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Billing Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (23.81%) CMDB
3 2 (9.52%) IVR
4 1 (4.76%) Frameworx
4 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.76%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Test Management
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) DSDM
3 5 (23.81%) Presales
3 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Service Design
3 5 (23.81%) Service Management
3 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
4 4 (19.05%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) ISEB
6 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) HP ALM
2 10 (47.62%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (23.81%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) BMC
2 5 (23.81%) Remedy