The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing 3GPP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
3GPP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
446 701 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.49% 12.95% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 519 513
Median daily rate £425 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £247 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing 3GPP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

3GPP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

3GPP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3GPP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 3GPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for 3GPP.

1 1 (100.00%) GCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) RANAP
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) MVNO
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) MVNO
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) RANAP
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GCP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson