The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GPRS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
-11.53% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £76.25 -
GPRS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 10.87% 15.00% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £475 £625 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +64.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £170.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1600.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith