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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)
England / London
Rank - 437 -
Contract jobs citing UPnP 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.014% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £46.25 -
% change year-on-year -8.10% -  

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 2440 2822 2847
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.53% 12.75% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1910 1826
Median daily rate £445 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £551 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 58 83
Median hourly rate £42.25 £21.92 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.74% +9.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £12.83 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

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