The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 111 124 95
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Contract jobs citing UMTS 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.96% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £114 - £268
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £275 £268
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £122.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.15% +6.55%
UMTS
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
233 314 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.40% 13.81% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 195 97
Median daily rate £360 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £97.75 £23.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

UMTS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UMTS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

UMTS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

UMTS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

UMTS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 2 £114 -
UMTS
Yorkshire

UMTS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing UMTS 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 4 (100.00%) GSM
1 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) 2G
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Amdocs
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) 2G
1 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
1 4 (100.00%) GSM
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Amdocs
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia