Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for 3GPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 3GPP over the 6 months to 13 December 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.

3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing 3GPP 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 5.30% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Stevenage median daily rate £285 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £285 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

3GPP 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 Stevenage with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 64 31 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 42.38% 28.70% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 3
Stevenage median daily rate £287 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.03% +40.91% -7.56%
10th Percentile £113 £222 £263
90th Percentile £403 £460 £298
Hertfordshire median daily rate £356 £375 £393
% change year-on-year -5.20% -4.46% +10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 14
Stevenage median hourly rate £25.00 £41.13 £21.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.21% +93.39% +68.17%
10th Percentile £21.48 £21.71 £12.50
90th Percentile £29.00 £43.94 £23.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £37.31 £21.53
% change year-on-year -54.96% +73.34% +32.87%

3GPP
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

Job postings citing 3GPP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stevenage.

Job vacancy trend for 3GPP in Stevenage

3GPP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3GPP in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 3GPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stevenage region with a requirement for 3GPP.

1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) LTE
2 7 (87.50%) Feature Driven Development
2 7 (87.50%) Digital Signal Processing
2 7 (87.50%) Signal Processing
2 7 (87.50%) Algorithms
2 7 (87.50%) Integration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded C
2 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) VHDL
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) WCDMA
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) IPv4
4 1 (12.50%) IPv6
4 1 (12.50%) VxWorks
4 1 (12.50%) RTCP
4 1 (12.50%) RTP
4 1 (12.50%) HSPA
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec

3GPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LTE
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) 5G
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) HSPA
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) IPv4
2 1 (12.50%) IPv6
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) RTCP
2 1 (12.50%) RTP
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) WCDMA
General
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DSP Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior DSP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Algorithms
1 7 (87.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Digital Signal Processing
1 7 (87.50%) Feature Driven Development
1 7 (87.50%) Integration Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) Signal Processing
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded C
2 3 (37.50%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Sun