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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £266 £250
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £30.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+12.29% -14.08%
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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
114 56 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.01% 9.76% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 36 44
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £20.25 - £15.58
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UMTS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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