The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing 3GPP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.50%
3GPP
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 69 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.88% 19.83% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 23
Average daily rate £413 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.51% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.80 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

3GPP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

3GPP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

3GPP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

3GPP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge