The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 76 70
Contract jobs citing 3GPP 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.82% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate - £453 £350
% change year-on-year
- +29.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 245 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.57% 25.93% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 119 102
Median daily rate £320 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +109.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing 3GPP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

3GPP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

3GPP Daily Rate Trend in Reading