The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - 122 -
Contract jobs citing SS7 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.090% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £285 £90
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +216.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
SS7
South East

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
379 423 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.52% 18.94% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 238 272
Median daily rate £360 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 46 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.49 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.59 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing SS7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SS7
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SS7 across the Hampshire region.

SS7 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire