Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Diameter Protocol skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Diameter Protocol over the 6 months to 24 February 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.

Diameter Protocol
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 103 132
Rank change year-on-year -40 +29 -
Contract jobs citing Diameter Protocol 11 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.38% 1.10% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 5.62% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median daily rate £400 - -
South East median daily rate £475 £438 £275
% change year-on-year +8.57% +59.09% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 8
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% -0.61% -
10th Percentile £41.25 £40.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £41.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +3.66% -0.61% -

Diameter Protocol 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 419 409 558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 14.35% 19.62% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 207 324
Surrey median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.20% -2.60% +14.07%
10th Percentile £124 £159 £204
90th Percentile £603 £550 £563
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 46
Surrey median hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.64% -4.35% +43.75%
10th Percentile £11.83 £11.10 £11.81
90th Percentile £43.75 £41.80 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -42.86% +62.19%

Diameter Protocol
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Diameter Protocol as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Diameter Protocol in Surrey

Diameter Protocol
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Diameter Protocol in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Diameter Protocol in Surrey

Diameter Protocol
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 Diameter Protocol within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Camberley -11 9 - - 1
Leatherhead - 1 £400 -
Reigate - 1 - -
Diameter Protocol
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Diameter Protocol 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Diameter Protocol.

1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (81.82%) Subversion
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) RANAP
2 9 (81.82%) SGSN
2 9 (81.82%) LTE
2 9 (81.82%) MGW
2 9 (81.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (81.82%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) STL
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) OO
2 9 (81.82%) GSM
2 9 (81.82%) PBX
2 9 (81.82%) UMTS
2 9 (81.82%) VoIP
2 9 (81.82%) RTP
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Asterisk PBX
2 9 (81.82%) GCC
2 9 (81.82%) GDB
2 9 (81.82%) Trac
2 9 (81.82%) Cross-Platform Development
3 8 (72.73%) GGSN
3 8 (72.73%) Multithreading
3 8 (72.73%) Wireshark
4 2 (18.18%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) SS7

Diameter Protocol
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 9 (81.82%) Asterisk PBX
1 9 (81.82%) GSM
1 9 (81.82%) LTE
1 9 (81.82%) MGW
1 9 (81.82%) PBX
1 9 (81.82%) RANAP
1 9 (81.82%) RTP
1 9 (81.82%) SGSN
1 9 (81.82%) UMTS
1 9 (81.82%) VoIP
2 8 (72.73%) GGSN
2 8 (72.73%) Wireshark
3 2 (18.18%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (18.18%) SS7
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) IPv4
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) GCC
1 9 (81.82%) GDB
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
1 9 (81.82%) Trac
General
1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) C++ Software Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
2 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (81.82%) STL
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Cross-Platform Development
1 9 (81.82%) OO
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco