The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 74 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing 4G 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.11% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 2.48% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £261 £338
% change year-on-year
+28.59% -22.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
4G
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
162 202 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.25% 16.53% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 74 56
Median daily rate £418 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.56% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +67.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £20.19 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

4G
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 4G across the Buckinghamshire region.

4G Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

4G
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 4G across the Buckinghamshire region.

4G Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

4G
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 4G 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for 4G.

1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Traffica
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Performance Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Netcool