The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GPRS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.90% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.29% +3.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 27.91% 11.76% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 5
Average daily rate £300 £675 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +92.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £675 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GPRS across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

GPRS
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

GPRS Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

GPRS
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

GPRS Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

GPRS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough region citing GPRS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GPRS.

1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough region citing GPRS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GPRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA