The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 558 596 554
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -42
Contract jobs citing UMTS 37 23 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.045% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.32% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 19
Median daily rate £388 £225 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £145 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £316 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £145 £261
% change year-on-year
+210.34% -44.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £22.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.36% -22.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+31.20% -16.66%
UMTS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6891 7203 7555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.94% 14.19% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4166 4287 4402
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 446 411
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in England

UMTS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in England

UMTS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UMTS across the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

UMTS Daily Rate Histogram in England

UMTS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

UMTS Hourly Rate Trend in England

UMTS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UMTS across the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

UMTS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

UMTS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +50 28 £388 +72.22% 8
London +3 5 - - 1
South West +11 1 - -
North West +5 1 - -
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UK

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 60 (85.71%) GSM
2 59 (84.29%) Telecoms
3 49 (70.00%) LTE
4 27 (38.57%) 3G
5 25 (35.71%) Cisco
6 24 (34.29%) Linux
7 23 (32.86%) 4G
8 22 (31.43%) VoIP
9 21 (30.00%) Diameter Protocol
10 20 (28.57%) High Availability
10 20 (28.57%) Software Engineering
11 16 (22.86%) Subversion
11 16 (22.86%) RANAP
11 16 (22.86%) PBX
11 16 (22.86%) OO
11 16 (22.86%) C++
11 16 (22.86%) STL
11 16 (22.86%) RTP
11 16 (22.86%) GCC
11 16 (22.86%) GDB
11 16 (22.86%) Trac
11 16 (22.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 16 (22.86%) Asterisk PBX
11 16 (22.86%) Cross-Platform Development
12 13 (18.57%) GPRS
12 13 (18.57%) 2G
13 10 (14.29%) Huawei
14 9 (12.86%) Statistics
14 9 (12.86%) Project Management
14 9 (12.86%) Ericsson

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 60 (85.71%) GSM
2 49 (70.00%) LTE
3 27 (38.57%) 3G
4 23 (32.86%) 4G
5 22 (31.43%) VoIP
6 21 (30.00%) Diameter Protocol
7 16 (22.86%) Asterisk PBX
7 16 (22.86%) PBX
7 16 (22.86%) RANAP
7 16 (22.86%) RTP
8 13 (18.57%) 2G
8 13 (18.57%) GPRS
9 8 (11.43%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (8.57%) MPLS
11 5 (7.14%) GGSN
12 4 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (5.71%) OSPF
12 4 (5.71%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) MySQL
1 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) GCC
1 16 (22.86%) GDB
1 16 (22.86%) Subversion
1 16 (22.86%) Trac
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 59 (84.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Back Office
3 3 (4.29%) Front Office
4 1 (1.43%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.43%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) C++ Software Engineer
1 16 (22.86%) Software Engineer
2 9 (12.86%) Implementation Controller
2 9 (12.86%) Radio Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Optimisation Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) 3G Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) RAN Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) 4G Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Support Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Support Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Trainer
6 4 (5.71%) Trainer
7 3 (4.29%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 16 (22.86%) STL
2 2 (2.86%) WAP
3 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Statistics
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Handset
5 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Linux
2 5 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Mandriva Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) High Availability
1 20 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 16 (22.86%) Cross-Platform Development
2 16 (22.86%) OO
3 9 (12.86%) Project Management
4 7 (10.00%) Network Design
5 5 (7.14%) Change Control
6 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.71%) Dependency Management
6 4 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.29%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.29%) Functional Testing
7 3 (4.29%) Network Management
7 3 (4.29%) Network Planning
7 3 (4.29%) People Management
7 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) C++
2 2 (2.86%) Java
2 2 (2.86%) MapBasic
2 2 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) C
3 1 (1.43%) VB
3 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) CCIE
1 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) CCSP
2 3 (4.29%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (2.86%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (1.43%) Cacti
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco CME
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.43%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.43%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Cisco
2 10 (14.29%) Huawei
3 9 (12.86%) Ericsson
3 9 (12.86%) Nokia
4 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.14%) Amdocs
5 5 (7.14%) Mapinfo
6 3 (4.29%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.86%) Actix
7 2 (2.86%) Anite
7 2 (2.86%) BT
7 2 (2.86%) HP
7 2 (2.86%) Nokia Networks
8 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.43%) Dialogic
8 1 (1.43%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.43%) Juniper
8 1 (1.43%) Samsung
8 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
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