The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £208 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.95% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.42% 10.00% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 7
Average daily rate £350 £225 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -37.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £134 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Average hourly rate - £22.06 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GSM across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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