The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 3G 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.29% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £253 £270 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £36.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +26.31%
3G
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.00% 9.97% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 26
Median daily rate £425 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £473 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +256.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3G across the Bedfordshire region.

3G Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3G across the Bedfordshire region.

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

3G
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 1 - -
3G
East of England

3G
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 3G 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for 3G.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) FrameMaker
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) LTE

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Author
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Author
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001