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 27 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 18 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UMTS 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.74% - 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.68% - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£199 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £265 £270
% change year-on-year
-3.77% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £37.50
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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 Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 49 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 37.37% 31.82% 49.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 10
Average daily rate £260 £400 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £425 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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

UMTS
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UMTS across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

UMTS Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (66.67%) GSM
2 6 (66.67%) 4G
3 5 (55.56%) 3G
3 5 (55.56%) 2G
4 4 (44.44%) RNC
4 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) Logistics
5 3 (33.33%) LTE
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (22.22%) WiMAX
6 2 (22.22%) NBAP
6 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
7 1 (11.11%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) GGSN
7 1 (11.11%) SGSN
7 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) HSPA
7 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
7 1 (11.11%) NetHawk
7 1 (11.11%) Huawei
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Nortel
7 1 (11.11%) Packet Switching
7 1 (11.11%) SDH
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) Perl

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) GSM
1 6 (66.67%) 4G
2 5 (55.56%) 3G
2 5 (55.56%) 2G
3 4 (44.44%) RNC
4 3 (33.33%) LTE
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (22.22%) WiMAX
5 2 (22.22%) NBAP
5 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
6 1 (11.11%) GGSN
6 1 (11.11%) SGSN
6 1 (11.11%) HSPA
6 1 (11.11%) Packet Switching
6 1 (11.11%) SDH
6 1 (11.11%) GPRS
6 1 (11.11%) CDMA2000
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) DSL
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Microwave Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Testing Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
2 1 (11.11%) NetHawk
2 1 (11.11%) Huawei
2 1 (11.11%) Nortel
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Newbury, Berkshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £280 - £285 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £280 - £285 per day
Posted: 4 days ago