Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for UMTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UMTS over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 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.

Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 184 190
Contract jobs citing UMTS 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.044% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.25% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
East of England median daily rate - £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +32.00% +20.19%
England median daily rate £225 £360 £270
% change year-on-year -37.50% +33.33% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £41.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -39.02% +26.15% +16.07%

UMTS 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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 799 795 792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.76% 17.61% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 419 372
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £151 £191 £213
90th Percentile £551 £545 £561
England median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.44% +0.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 55 106
East of England median hourly rate £28.00 £34.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.84% +15.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £12.13 £13.95 £12.38
90th Percentile £49.25 £44.65 £57.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +6.02%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing UMTS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for UMTS in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UMTS in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for UMTS in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for UMTS in the East of England