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Mobile Broadband in the United Kingdom

Introduction

Mobile Broadband in the United Kingdom industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2010-14, and forecast to 2019). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United Kingdom mobile broadband market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Highlights

  • Mobile broadband consists of services where users can connect their mobile telephones or computer devices (such as laptops) to the internet through cellular networks (3G or higher), either through a USB modem or an embedded SIM card in their device, or via satellite technology. Access to the internet via fixed wireless technology is not included in this report. Volume is measured in terms of mobile broadband subscriptions. The types of subscription which are considered in this report are: standard mobile (where mobile broadband services have been accessed via a mobile device, but no dedicated data subscription has been purchased separately from other services), dedicated data (where dedicated mobile data services are accessed through a subscription purchased separately from other mobile services, such as voice or messaging) and satellite (where broadband services have been accessed through satellite technology). Any currency conversions included in this report have been calculated using constant 2014 annual average exchange rates.
  • The UK mobile broadband industry had total revenues of $7.6bn in 2014, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 23.9% between 2010 and 2014.
  • The industry's volume increased with a CAGR of 15.6% between 2010 and 2014, to reach a total of 48.5 million subscriptions in 2014.
  • The performance of the industry is forecast to decelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 9.9% for the five-year period 2014 - 2019, which is expected to drive the industry to a value of $12.1bn by the end of 2019.
Features

Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading players in the mobile broadband market in the United Kingdom

Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the mobile broadband market in the United Kingdom

Leading company profiles reveal details of key mobile broadband market players’ global operations and financial performance

Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United Kingdom mobile broadband market with five year forecasts

Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the United Kingdom economy

Key Questions Answered

What was the size of the United Kingdom mobile broadband market by value in 2014?

What will be the size of the United Kingdom mobile broadband market in 2019?

What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United Kingdom mobile broadband market?

How has the market performed over the last five years?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Category segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
EE Limited
Hutchison Whampoa Limited
Telefonica, S.A.
Vodafone Group Plc
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country Data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: United Kingdom mobile broadband industry value: $ million, 2010–14
Table 2: United Kingdom mobile broadband industry volume: million subscriptions, 2010–14
Table 3: United Kingdom mobile broadband industry category segmentation: million subscriptions, 2014
Table 4: United Kingdom mobile broadband industry value forecast: $ million, 2014–19
Table 5: United Kingdom mobile broadband industry volume forecast: million subscriptions, 2014–19
Table 6: EE Limited: key facts
Table 7: Hutchison Whampoa Limited: key facts
Table 8: Hutchison Whampoa Limited: key financials ($)
Table 9: Hutchison Whampoa Limited: key financials (HK$)
Table 10: Hutchison Whampoa Limited: key financial ratios
Table 11: Telefonica, S.A.: key facts
Table 12: Telefonica, S.A.: key financials ($)
Table 13: Telefonica, S.A.: key financials (€)
Table 14: Telefonica, S.A.: key financial ratios
Table 15: Vodafone Group Plc: key facts
Table 16: Vodafone Group Plc: key financials ($)
Table 17: Vodafone Group Plc: key financials (£)
Table 18: Vodafone Group Plc: key financial ratios
Table 19: United Kingdom size of population (million), 2010–14
Table 20: United Kingdom gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2010–14
Table 21: United Kingdom gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2010–14
Table 22: United Kingdom inflation, 2010–14
Table 23: United Kingdom consumer price index (absolute), 2010–14
Table 24: United Kingdom exchange rate, 2010–14
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: United Kingdom mobile broadband industry value: $ million, 2010–14
Figure 2: United Kingdom mobile broadband industry volume: million subscriptions, 2010–14
Figure 3: United Kingdom mobile broadband industry category segmentation: % share, by volume, 2014
Figure 4: United Kingdom mobile broadband industry value forecast: $ million, 2014–19
Figure 5: United Kingdom mobile broadband industry volume forecast: million subscriptions, 2014–19
Figure 6: Forces driving competition in the mobile broadband industry in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 7: Drivers of buyer power in the mobile broadband industry in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 8: Drivers of supplier power in the mobile broadband industry in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 9: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the mobile broadband industry in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 10: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the mobile broadband industry in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 11: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the mobile broadband industry in the United Kingdom, 2014
Figure 12: Hutchison Whampoa Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: Hutchison Whampoa Limited: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: Telefonica, S.A.: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: Telefonica, S.A.: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: Vodafone Group Plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 17: Vodafone Group Plc: assets & liabilities

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