The table below looks at the statistics for HSPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSPA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank - 21 18
Contract jobs citing HSPA 0 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 4.48% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
Average daily rate - £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +65.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £263 £175
% change year-on-year
-27.61% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
24 80 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 24.24% 35.87% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 38 22
Average daily rate £203 £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.17% +65.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

HSPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HSPA across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within 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