Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 15 December 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 162 182
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20 -2
Contract jobs citing UMTS 7 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.20% 0.079% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 0.35% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Hampshire median daily rate £220 £250 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +11.11% -
South East median daily rate £220 £275 £275
% change year-on-year -20.00% - -17.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 - £32.50
10th Percentile £22.50 - £30.50
90th Percentile £27.50 - £39.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £41.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -39.02% +26.15% +18.18%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 827 857 953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 23.21% 22.61% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 550 564
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £213 £256 £259
90th Percentile £500 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 60 87
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -23.66% +0.77%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.45 £10.90
90th Percentile £47.50 £59.31 £47.99
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year -32.00% -6.54% +35.44%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing UMTS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for UMTS in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UMTS in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UMTS in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Hook - 4 £220 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
UMTS
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 7 (100.00%) GSM
2 5 (71.43%) ISDN
2 5 (71.43%) PSTN
2 5 (71.43%) 3GPP
2 5 (71.43%) WCDMA
2 5 (71.43%) Sybase
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000
2 5 (71.43%) Windows NT
2 5 (71.43%) ATM
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) CDMA
2 5 (71.43%) GPRS
2 5 (71.43%) Huawei
2 5 (71.43%) VoLTE
2 5 (71.43%) VoWiFi
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 17025
3 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
3 2 (28.57%) NFC
3 2 (28.57%) 802.11
3 2 (28.57%) Bluetooth
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 9000
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (100.00%) GSM
2 5 (71.43%) 3GPP
2 5 (71.43%) ATM
2 5 (71.43%) CDMA
2 5 (71.43%) GPRS
2 5 (71.43%) ISDN
2 5 (71.43%) PSTN
2 5 (71.43%) VoLTE
2 5 (71.43%) VoWiFi
2 5 (71.43%) WCDMA
3 2 (28.57%) 802.11
3 2 (28.57%) Bluetooth
3 2 (28.57%) NFC
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Core Network Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000
1 5 (71.43%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9000
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 17025
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Huawei
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Sybase