The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GSM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £208 £261
% change year-on-year
+26.50% -20.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.52% +2.85%
GSM
East Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.08% 14.22% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 10
Median daily rate £216 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.46% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £217 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £21.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

GSM
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GSM across the Brighton region.

GSM Daily Rate Trend in Brighton