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 4 May 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
4 May 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 £425 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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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
46 25 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.68% 5.66% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 16
Average daily rate £400 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -5.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.03 £11.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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