The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 107 106 109
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing 3GPP 7 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.34% 0.12% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.47% 0.66% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 8
Average daily rate
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£313 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £128 £331
% change year-on-year
+143.13% -61.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.25 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £35.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.90% -21.11%
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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 Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
477 302 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.08% 17.38% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 171 129
Average daily rate £335 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 40
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

3GPP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

3GPP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3GPP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

3GPP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3GPP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3GPP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

3GPP Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

3GPP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP.

1 7 (100.00%) GSM
2 6 (85.71%) 3G
2 6 (85.71%) 2G
2 6 (85.71%) GPRS
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) 4G
3 4 (57.14%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Anite
5 1 (14.29%) UMTS
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) HND
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) R

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) GSM
2 6 (85.71%) 3G
2 6 (85.71%) 2G
2 6 (85.71%) GPRS
2 6 (85.71%) 4G
3 4 (57.14%) LTE
4 1 (14.29%) UMTS
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Anite