The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GSM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £260 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
GSM
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 56 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.47% 15.14% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 17
Median daily rate £375 £330 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £325 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £360 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

GSM
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

GSM Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex