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 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
Rank - 436 441
Contract jobs citing UPnP 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.034% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.47% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UPnP
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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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3252 2902 3242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.37% 12.40% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2093 1923 2072
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 89 94
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.25 £22.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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