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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2.5G
Rank - - 99
Contract jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.065%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £300
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
223 244 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.40% 17.89% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 140 152
Median daily rate £375 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £265 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 10 20
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% +12.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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