The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing UMTS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £255 £266
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £34.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+19.70% +12.29%
UMTS
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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.05% 15.47% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 3
Median daily rate £350 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

UMTS
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

UMTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

UMTS Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands