Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for GPRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GPRS over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 137
Contract jobs citing GPRS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - - 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - - £325
South East median daily rate £220 £303 £310
% change year-on-year -27.27% -2.42% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £26.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +101.92% -69.77%

GPRS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 302 303 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.86% 17.38% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 166 195
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +21.21%
10th Percentile £158 £259 £253
90th Percentile £536 £544 £538
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% +30.61%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £54.75 £38.75 £27.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.67
% change year-on-year -31.37% +12.51% +25.92%

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing GPRS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for GPRS in Buckinghamshire

GPRS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GPRS in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for GPRS in Buckinghamshire

GPRS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GPRS in Buckinghamshire