The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 87
Contract jobs citing GPRS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £136 £263
% change year-on-year
- -48.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £76.15 -
% change year-on-year
-48.78% -
GPRS
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
240 280 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.00% 21.54% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 154 88
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 20
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 £12.22 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.90 £40.15 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

GPRS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GPRS across the Surrey region.

GPRS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

GPRS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

GPRS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

GPRS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GPRS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) RANAP
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (100.00%) Trac
1 2 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) RANAP
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Trac
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) GSM Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) LTE Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (100.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++