The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing 3G 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £261 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.66% -13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-32.43% -1.33%
3G
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 34 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.59% 10.21% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 35
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £172 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff