The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UMTS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £283 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.53% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UMTS
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 102 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.19% 13.30% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £113 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

UMTS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

UMTS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing UMTS 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 UMTS.

1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing UMTS 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 UMTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy