The table below looks at the statistics for WCDMA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing WCDMA 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington - 3.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 17.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £260 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
-11.53% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
WCDMA
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 22.02% 18.96% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 22 9
Average daily rate £444 £260 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.76% -38.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £258 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCDMA across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

WCDMA
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

WCDMA Daily Rate Trend in Warrington