The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS 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 UMTS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 8 19
Contract jobs citing UMTS 0 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 10.27% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 28.40% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 4
Average daily rate - £283 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +61.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £255 £263
% change year-on-year
-9.80% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+21.52% -10.00%
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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 81 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 24.24% 36.16% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 39 23
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 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £165.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UMTS across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing UMTS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UMTS.

1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) HSDPA
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing UMTS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UMTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) HSDPA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP