The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for UPnP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UPnP over the 3 months to 24 June 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 Plug and Play (UPnP)
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 420
Contract jobs citing UPnP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £345 £325
% change year-on-year +59.42% +6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.25 -

UPnP 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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2244 3010 3113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.98% 13.89% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1497 2047 2008
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 47 93
Median hourly rate £24.93 £22.00 £18.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.31% +16.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £12.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

UPnP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing UPnP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for UPnP in London

UPnP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UPnP in London