The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs citing 3GPP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.27%
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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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 134 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.42% 18.66% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 75 34
Average daily rate £315 £313 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -11.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £220 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham