Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for HSPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HSPA 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.

High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 607 608
Contract jobs citing HSPA 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.016% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
London median daily rate - - £393
England median daily rate £388 £280 £310
% change year-on-year +38.39% -9.68% +12.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

HSPA 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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5446 6281 5810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.55% 13.89% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3652 4102 3843
London median daily rate £450 £450 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +6.01% +6.00%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £219
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 143 174
London median hourly rate £19.84 £19.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.39% +0.80% +1.89%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.53 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.25 £50.00 £44.63
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.59 £20.55
% change year-on-year -20.73% +14.79% +2.75%

HSPA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing HSPA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for HSPA in London

HSPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HSPA in London

HSPA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HSPA in London