The table below looks at the statistics for HSUPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSUPA 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
High-Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing HSUPA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1857 1420 1601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.03% 16.91% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 604 626
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 114 162
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £19.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +16.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

HSUPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HSUPA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HSUPA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

HSUPA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HSUPA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

HSUPA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HSUPA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing HSUPA 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 HSUPA.

1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 3 (100.00%) HSDPA
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks

HSUPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing HSUPA 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 HSUPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 3 (100.00%) HSDPA
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) RAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Mapinfo
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks