The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 43 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 3G 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.26% - 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% - 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £260 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-23.61% +5.88%
3G
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 72 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.30% 19.51% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 41 25
Median daily rate £413 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.51% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £16.00 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

3G
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for 3G.

1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C