The table below looks at the statistics for UPnP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UPnP over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing UPnP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UPnP
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 113 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.30% 21.16% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 59 65
Median daily rate £348 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £34.70 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.39% +34.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

UPnP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

UPnP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

UPnP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

UPnP Daily Rate Trend in Essex