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 30 August 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
30 Aug 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 £288 £260 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -15.58%
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
9 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.64% 14.50% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 32 13
Median daily rate £375 £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +32.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.59 - £19.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

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