The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 29 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GPRS 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 1.90% - 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% - 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £275 £346
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -20.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
GPRS
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 12.66% 14.29% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 9
Average daily rate £350 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £335 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

GPRS
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

GPRS Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

GPRS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing GPRS 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 GPRS.

1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ZigBee

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing GPRS 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 GPRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Communications Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Analysis