Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 133 89
Rank change year-on-year -25 -44 +50
Contract jobs citing UMTS 3 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.098% 0.36% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 2.41% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Surrey median daily rate - - £250
South East median daily rate £305 £220 £325
% change year-on-year +38.64% -32.31% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 17
Surrey median hourly rate - - £41.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +70.00% -39.02% +26.15%

UMTS 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 388 415 416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 12.62% 15.04% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 255 226
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £143 £132 £163
90th Percentile £588 £600 £544
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 40
Surrey median hourly rate £15.90 £15.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.41% -61.56% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £33.13 £25.00 £42.05
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £17.44 £22.38
% change year-on-year +26.16% -22.07% -31.15%

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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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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 19 January 2019. 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 -10 3 - -
UMTS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing UMTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) STL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) RTP
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) RANAP
1 3 (100.00%) GGSN
1 3 (100.00%) SGSN
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) MGW
1 3 (100.00%) GCC
1 3 (100.00%) GDB
1 3 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol

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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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) GGSN
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) MGW
1 3 (100.00%) RANAP
1 3 (100.00%) RTP
1 3 (100.00%) SGSN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) GCC
1 3 (100.00%) GDB
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++