Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for UTRAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UTRAN over the 6 months to 22 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.

UMTS Terrestrial Radio Access Network (UTRAN)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 856 860
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -30
Contract jobs citing UTRAN 1 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.008% 0.066% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
England median daily rate £363 £500 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +122.22% -
10th Percentile £356 £500 £193
90th Percentile £369 £500 £368
UK median daily rate £363 £500 £225
% change year-on-year -27.50% +122.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £43.50
UK median hourly rate - - £43.50

UTRAN 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13105 15096 14416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.81% 15.41% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8038 9186 8455
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £190 £220 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 762 940
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.59 £20.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.73% +14.79% +2.75%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.25 £47.50 £47.16
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.88 £20.71
% change year-on-year -20.42% +15.31% +3.53%

UTRAN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing UTRAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for UTRAN in England

UTRAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UTRAN in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UTRAN in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UTRAN within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 1 £363 -
UTRAN
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UTRAN 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 England region with a requirement for UTRAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) 5G

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Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (100.00%) 5G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree