Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 121 137
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16 -5
Contract jobs citing 4G 4 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.15% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 1.77% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Surrey median daily rate £335 £260 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.85% -1.89% -15.54%
South East median daily rate £338 £290 £290
% change year-on-year +16.66% - -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -16.28%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 419 453 455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.32% 19.49% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 277 265
Surrey median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +0.69%
10th Percentile £163 £169 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 24
Surrey median hourly rate £15.23 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.93% +153.97% -11.27%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.63 £11.24
90th Percentile £24.25 £42.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.67
% change year-on-year -31.37% +12.51% +25.92%

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Surrey

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 4G in Surrey

4G
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 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
Guildford -4 4 £335 +28.85%
4G
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Surrey region with a requirement for 4G.

1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) 2G
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) SDH
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis

4G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (50.00%) 2G
1 2 (50.00%) 3G
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (25.00%) SDH
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Availability Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Controller
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) BT