Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for UMTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited UMTS over the 6 months to 21 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.

Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 135 129
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 -2
Contract jobs citing UMTS 12 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.47% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.79% 1.29% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Surrey median daily rate - £315 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.56% -16.61%
South East median daily rate £351 £230 £268
% change year-on-year +52.53% -14.02% +13.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +14.58% -

UMTS 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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 317 621 556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 12.44% 23.82% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 379 311
Surrey median daily rate £376 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.94% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £160 £200 £205
90th Percentile £538 £550 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 32
Surrey median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.00% +36.99% +5.80%
10th Percentile £13.85 £11.58 £12.08
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.05 £52.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year -36.36% +3.77% +51.43%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for UMTS in Surrey

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UMTS in Surrey

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UMTS in Surrey

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing UMTS in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for UMTS in Surrey

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Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 11 - - 3
Staines - 1 - -
UMTS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing UMTS 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 Surrey region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 12 (100.00%) GSM
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (100.00%) LTE
2 11 (91.67%) MGW
2 11 (91.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (91.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 11 (91.67%) GCC
2 11 (91.67%) GDB
2 11 (91.67%) Trac
2 11 (91.67%) Subversion
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) RANAP
2 11 (91.67%) Wireshark
2 11 (91.67%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) RTP
2 11 (91.67%) PBX
2 11 (91.67%) VoIP
2 11 (91.67%) STL
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) OO
2 11 (91.67%) GGSN
2 11 (91.67%) SGSN
2 11 (91.67%) Multithreading
2 11 (91.67%) Diameter Protocol
2 11 (91.67%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (8.33%) VoLTE
3 1 (8.33%) GPRS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) GSM
1 12 (100.00%) LTE
2 11 (91.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 11 (91.67%) Diameter Protocol
2 11 (91.67%) GGSN
2 11 (91.67%) MGW
2 11 (91.67%) PBX
2 11 (91.67%) RANAP
2 11 (91.67%) RTP
2 11 (91.67%) SGSN
2 11 (91.67%) VoIP
2 11 (91.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (8.33%) GPRS
3 1 (8.33%) VoLTE
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) GCC
1 11 (91.67%) GDB
1 11 (91.67%) Subversion
1 11 (91.67%) Trac
General
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Field Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (91.67%) STL
2 1 (8.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Cross-Platform Development
1 11 (91.67%) Multithreading
1 11 (91.67%) OO
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
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