The table below looks at the statistics for UPnP 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 UPnP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing UPnP 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 £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UPnP
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
448 707 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.52% 13.03% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 525 507
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £248 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 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 £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

UPnP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

UPnP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

UPnP
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 UPnP across the City of London region.

UPnP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London