The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing UMTS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.91% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £283 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.53% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UMTS
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
21 24 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.17% 10.96% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 15
Average daily rate £338 £215 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.97% -45.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £115 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £40.25 £81.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.30% +305.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset