The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 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 Dorset - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
3GPP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.67% 9.45% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 7
Median daily rate £393 £480 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.22% +37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £203 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.25 - £28.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 - £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%