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 25 June 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
25 Jun 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 £275 £225 £263
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £36.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +13.07%
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
31 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.95% 14.48% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 18
Median daily rate £413 £330 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £275 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £360 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
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 £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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