Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for GSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GSM over the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs citing GSM 0 0 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury - - 13.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 42.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 22
Newbury median daily rate - - £279
Berkshire median daily rate £190 £300 £240
% change year-on-year -36.67% +25.00% +37.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £36.00

GSM 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 Newbury with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 45 73 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 18.22% 27.65% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 45
Newbury median daily rate £350 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -5.17% -32.56%
10th Percentile £206 £193 £173
90th Percentile £505 £367 £457
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Newbury median hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -41.03% -88.18%
10th Percentile £11.72 £10.55 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.66 £24.85 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £16.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% -53.57% +97.18%

GSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for GSM in Newbury

GSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GSM in Newbury

GSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GSM in Newbury