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 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 95 82
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13  
Contract jobs citing UMTS 9 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.69% 0.52% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.84% 1.87% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £315 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £240 £255
% change year-on-year +50.00% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  

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 154 374 286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.86% 27.83% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 218 154
Median daily rate £475 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £341
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 11
Median hourly rate £40.13 £30.00 £40.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.75% -25.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.31 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.16%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing UMTS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 8 - - 2
Staines - 1 - -
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South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 24 (100.00%) GSM
1 24 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 24 (100.00%) LTE
2 23 (95.83%) VoIP
2 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco
3 20 (83.33%) RTP
3 20 (83.33%) OO
3 20 (83.33%) C++
3 20 (83.33%) PBX
3 20 (83.33%) STL
3 20 (83.33%) Subversion
3 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 20 (83.33%) RANAP
3 20 (83.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 20 (83.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 20 (83.33%) GCC
3 20 (83.33%) GDB
3 20 (83.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 20 (83.33%) Trac
3 20 (83.33%) Cross-Platform Development
4 14 (58.33%) Wireshark
4 14 (58.33%) Multithreading
5 9 (37.50%) MGW
5 9 (37.50%) GGSN
5 9 (37.50%) SGSN
6 6 (25.00%) High Availability
7 3 (12.50%) SCTP
7 3 (12.50%) TCAP
7 3 (12.50%) SCCP

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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 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) GSM
1 24 (100.00%) LTE
2 23 (95.83%) VoIP
3 20 (83.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 20 (83.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 20 (83.33%) PBX
3 20 (83.33%) RANAP
3 20 (83.33%) RTP
4 14 (58.33%) Wireshark
5 9 (37.50%) GGSN
5 9 (37.50%) MGW
5 9 (37.50%) SGSN
6 3 (12.50%) M3UA
6 3 (12.50%) SCCP
6 3 (12.50%) SCTP
6 3 (12.50%) TCAP
7 1 (4.17%) GPRS
7 1 (4.17%) VoLTE
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) GCC
1 20 (83.33%) GDB
1 20 (83.33%) Subversion
1 20 (83.33%) Trac
General
1 24 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Field Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 20 (83.33%) STL
2 1 (4.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Cross-Platform Development
1 20 (83.33%) OO
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) Multithreading
3 6 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
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