The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - - 73
Contract jobs citing UMTS 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £275 £268
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.15% +6.55%
UMTS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
131 266 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.52% 18.80% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 119 58
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

UMTS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

UMTS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UMTS across the Buckinghamshire region.

UMTS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire