The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 6 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
6 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 Suffolk - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £209 £263
% change year-on-year
+10.17% -20.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UMTS
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.97% 9.42% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 17
Median daily rate £363 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +72.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk