The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2.5G
Rank - - 88
Contract jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £300
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
2.5G
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
242 254 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.89% 19.11% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 151 108
Median daily rate £395 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £455 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 18
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £49.30 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing 2.5G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2.5G Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

2.5G
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2.5G across the Surrey region.

2.5G Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey