The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPRS 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
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing GPRS 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 £313
% change year-on-year
- -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £13.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+200.00% -71.11%
GPRS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 109 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.75% 13.01% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 47 79
Median daily rate £375 £265 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -19.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £198 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £411 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 41
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.21% -7.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

GPRS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

GPRS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

GPRS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

GPRS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire