Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 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.

Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 192 211
Contract jobs citing UMTS 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.096% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.63% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
East of England median daily rate - £270 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% +15.38%
England median daily rate £351 £266 £255
% change year-on-year +31.77% +4.41% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +14.58% +157.14%

UMTS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 870 798 1063
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.65% 15.38% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 463 551
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +11.11%
10th Percentile £163 £218 £181
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 59 126
East of England median hourly rate £19.90 £37.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.93% +57.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.75 £10.89
90th Percentile £45.10 £45.21 £44.56
England median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -24.00% +21.95% +13.89%

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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