The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 102 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing UMTS 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £268 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £266 £250
% change year-on-year
-3.28% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £122.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -14.08%
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West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
232 130 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.93% 12.97% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 72 80
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

UMTS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (100.00%) GSM
2 14 (93.33%) 3G
3 13 (86.67%) 2G
4 11 (73.33%) Amdocs
4 11 (73.33%) LTE
4 11 (73.33%) GPRS
4 11 (73.33%) SLA
5 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
6 9 (60.00%) Fault Management
6 9 (60.00%) Change Management
6 9 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (46.67%) Network Architecture
8 6 (40.00%) HSPA
9 3 (20.00%) VBA
9 3 (20.00%) 4G
9 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (20.00%) Statistics
10 1 (6.67%) ATM
10 1 (6.67%) SDH
10 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
10 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
10 1 (6.67%) Mapinfo
10 1 (6.67%) Netcool
10 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (6.67%) RNC
10 1 (6.67%) WFM
10 1 (6.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (6.67%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
10 1 (6.67%) Line Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (100.00%) GSM
2 14 (93.33%) 3G
3 13 (86.67%) 2G
4 11 (73.33%) LTE
4 11 (73.33%) GPRS
5 9 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (40.00%) HSPA
7 3 (20.00%) 4G
8 1 (6.67%) RNC
8 1 (6.67%) ATM
8 1 (6.67%) SDH
8 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
General
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Change Management
1 9 (60.00%) Fault Management
2 7 (46.67%) Network Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) WFM
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Netcool
1 1 (6.67%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Amdocs
2 1 (6.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
2 1 (6.67%) Mapinfo
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