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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2.5G
Rank - - 90
Contract jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.44%
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
226 235 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.63% 16.77% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 142 124
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £455 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 10
Median hourly rate £41.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.28% +6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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