The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
England / East of England
Rank - 119 127
Contract jobs citing UMTS 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.083% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.58% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £255 £284
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -10.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%

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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
381 343 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.57% 14.24% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 182 184
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 67
Median hourly rate £24.00 £41.50 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.16% +75.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.89% +34.54%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

UMTS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

UMTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

UMTS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

UMTS
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UMTS 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 of England region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LTE

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) RF Engineer