The table below looks at the statistics for HSPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSPA 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
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank - 20 18
Contract jobs citing HSPA 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 2.29% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.11% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £290 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +65.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £260 £175
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +48.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -
HSPA
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 26.61% 20.57% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 18
Median daily rate £260 £290 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +65.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

HSPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

HSPA Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

HSPA
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

HSPA Daily Rate Trend in Newbury