Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for GPRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GPRS over the 6 months to 19 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.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing GPRS 0 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury - - 5.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Newbury median daily rate - - £310
Berkshire median daily rate - £388 £310
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +31.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

GPRS 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 Newbury with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 62 93 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 19.50% 34.19% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 27
Newbury median daily rate £406 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.73% -31.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £220 £275 £296
90th Percentile £634 £475 £496
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year +3.23% +4.03% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £12.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.20% -37.18% -
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.13 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £39.00 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year -25.00% -42.40% +78.57%

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

Job postings citing GPRS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newbury.

Job vacancy trend for GPRS in Newbury

GPRS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GPRS in Newbury

GPRS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GPRS in Newbury