Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 17 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 120 143
Contract jobs citing GPRS 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.33% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Surrey median daily rate - £265 -
South East median daily rate £220 £303 £310
% change year-on-year -27.27% -2.42% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £26.25 -
South East median hourly rate - £26.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +101.92% -69.77%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 426 452 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.34% 19.52% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 277 264
Surrey median daily rate £375 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.97% +1.04%
10th Percentile £167 £163 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £489
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 26
Surrey median hourly rate £15.24 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.90% +153.97% -11.27%
10th Percentile £11.58 £11.63 £11.40
90th Percentile £25.00 £42.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -30.69% +12.22% +27.66%

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for GPRS in Surrey

GPRS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GPRS in Surrey

GPRS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GPRS in Surrey