The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 77 -
Contract jobs citing UMTS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £255 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £255 £263
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.03%
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
524 140 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 34.68% 15.09% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 62 51
Median daily rate £295 £294 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 24 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £27.50 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

UMTS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

UMTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

UMTS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UMTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) MegaStream
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Tellabs
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media
1 1 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) MegaStream
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Tellabs
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media