The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SS7 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £210 £300
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
183 157 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.93% 10.48% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 52 89
Average daily rate £400 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £110 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 30
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.83 £27.50 £36.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.48%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SS7 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands