The first table below looks at the demand for UMTS 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 UMTS over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 113 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing UMTS 1 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.049% 0.57% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 3.23% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate
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- £273 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £35.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-14.08% -21.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
441 310 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.56% 17.81% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 156 128
Average daily rate £345 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £180 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 58
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UMTS
South East

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

UMTS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

UMTS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

UMTS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

UMTS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - - - -
UMTS
South East

UMTS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) GSM
1 4 (100.00%) LTE
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Tcl
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (50.00%) HSPA
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (25.00%) ASIC
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (25.00%) VHDL
4 1 (25.00%) Verilog
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (100.00%) GSM
1 4 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) HSPA
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Certification Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) ASIC
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL
2 1 (25.00%) Verilog
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Tcl
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language