The first table below looks at the demand for UPnP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UPnP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Essex region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
Rank - 38 -
Contract jobs citing UPnP 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.73% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 67 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.76% 16.30% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 30 14
Average daily rate £400 £320 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £168 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -5.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.40 £45.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
UPnP
East of England

UPnP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UPnP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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