The table below looks at the statistics for UPnP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UPnP over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
Rank 429 419 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing UPnP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.009% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.070% 0.068% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £468 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UPnP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2848 2939 2753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.14% 13.27% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1963 1909 1849
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 89 79
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +14.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

UPnP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

UPnP Jobs Demand Trend in London

UPnP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

UPnP Daily Rate Trend in London

UPnP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UPnP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for UPnP.

1 3 (100.00%) DRM
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) IPTV
1 3 (100.00%) DLNA
1 3 (100.00%) Multicast
1 3 (100.00%) Unicast

UPnP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DLNA
1 3 (100.00%) Multicast
1 3 (100.00%) Unicast
General
1 3 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) IPTV Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) IPTV
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Security
1 3 (100.00%) DRM
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management