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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - - 136
Contract jobs citing UMTS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.069%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £145 £261
% change year-on-year
+167.24% -44.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+31.20% -3.84%
UMTS
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
384 379 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.83% 14.53% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 192 295
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 39
Median hourly rate £29.61 £30.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.30% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £14.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.65 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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