The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing UMTS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £258 £266
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +10.76%
UMTS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 100 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.96% 15.29% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 81 35
Median daily rate £369 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

UMTS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales