The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS 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 UMTS over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 216 251 247
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -4
Contract jobs citing UMTS 30 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.085% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 0.45% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £325 £225 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -38.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £225 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £145 £261
% change year-on-year
+167.24% -44.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £31.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+31.20% -16.66%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1559 1761 1894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.13% 18.73% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 948 888
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 121 114
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South East

UMTS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

UMTS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UMTS across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

UMTS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

UMTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

UMTS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

UMTS
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UMTS across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

UMTS Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

UMTS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +40 20 £250 - 4
Berkshire +17 10 £388 +72.22% 4
UMTS
England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 South East region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 35 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 34 (85.00%) GSM
2 34 (85.00%) LTE
3 21 (52.50%) Linux
3 21 (52.50%) Cisco
4 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 20 (50.00%) High Availability
5 19 (47.50%) VoIP
6 17 (42.50%) Diameter Protocol
7 16 (40.00%) Trac
7 16 (40.00%) GCC
7 16 (40.00%) GDB
7 16 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 16 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 16 (40.00%) Cross-Platform Development
7 16 (40.00%) OO
7 16 (40.00%) PBX
7 16 (40.00%) C++
7 16 (40.00%) STL
7 16 (40.00%) RTP
7 16 (40.00%) Subversion
7 16 (40.00%) RANAP
8 15 (37.50%) 3G
9 14 (35.00%) 4G
10 6 (15.00%) 2G
11 5 (12.50%) GPRS
11 5 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
12 4 (10.00%) Project Management
12 4 (10.00%) MS Office
12 4 (10.00%) Microsoft

UMTS
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:

Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (85.00%) GSM
1 34 (85.00%) LTE
2 19 (47.50%) VoIP
3 17 (42.50%) Diameter Protocol
4 16 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 16 (40.00%) PBX
4 16 (40.00%) RANAP
4 16 (40.00%) RTP
5 15 (37.50%) 3G
6 14 (35.00%) 4G
7 6 (15.00%) 2G
8 5 (12.50%) GPRS
8 5 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (7.50%) SCCP
9 3 (7.50%) UTRAN
9 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.00%) M3UA
10 2 (5.00%) MPLS
10 2 (5.00%) TCAP
10 2 (5.00%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) GCC
1 16 (40.00%) GDB
1 16 (40.00%) Subversion
1 16 (40.00%) Trac
General
1 35 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 16 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) 3G Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) 4G Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Implementation Controller
4 4 (10.00%) Radio Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Trainer
4 4 (10.00%) Trainer
5 3 (7.50%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 4G Optimisation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Optimisation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 16 (40.00%) STL
2 1 (2.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Handset
1 1 (2.50%) Machine to Machine
1 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) High Availability
1 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (40.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 16 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (5.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (5.00%) Network Design
4 2 (5.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.50%) Business Development
5 1 (2.50%) CRM
5 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CCIE
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco
2 4 (10.00%) Huawei
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Ericsson
3 3 (7.50%) Nokia
4 2 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) BT
5 1 (2.50%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.50%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.50%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (2.50%) Samsung
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