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 May 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 May 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 £270 £135 £263
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -48.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -10.00%
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
86 43 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.18% 8.08% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 55
Median daily rate £380 £303 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.61% -19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £34.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% +76.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £34.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £34.50 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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