The table below looks at the statistics for HSDPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSDPA over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA)
Rank - 266 248
Contract jobs citing HSDPA 0 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.092% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.50% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
HSDPA
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1573 1786 1846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.94% 18.24% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 922 970 866
Median daily rate £375 £355 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 124 100
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

HSDPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HSDPA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HSDPA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

HSDPA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HSDPA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

HSDPA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HSDPA
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HSDPA 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 South East region with a requirement for HSDPA.

1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Anite
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Agilent
1 1 (100.00%) HSUPA
1 1 (100.00%) HSPA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE

HSDPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) HSPA
1 1 (100.00%) HSUPA
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) LTE Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Agilent
1 1 (100.00%) Anite