The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 98 99 94
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing GSM 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.34% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 2.79% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £275 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £255 £261
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +2.85%
GSM
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 East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 215 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.38% 12.09% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 112 54
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £214 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 27
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.00 £23.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

GSM
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

GSM Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

GSM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

GSM Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

GSM
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 1 £275 -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GSM 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GSM.

1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) MegaStream
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Huawei
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (25.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Tellabs
3 1 (25.00%) Virgin Media
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) SDH
3 1 (25.00%) UMTS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (25.00%) ATM
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) IPv4
1 1 (25.00%) LTE
1 1 (25.00%) MegaStream
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (25.00%) SDH
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) UMTS
1 1 (25.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) BT
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (25.00%) Huawei
1 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy
1 1 (25.00%) Tellabs
1 1 (25.00%) Virgin Media
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