The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing 3GPP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £450 £288
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +56.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +25.35%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.26% 8.41% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 22
Average daily rate £313 £325 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.75 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3GPP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

3GPP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3GPP across the Bedfordshire region.

3GPP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire