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 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 37 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 3G 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% - 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £31.64 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-46.27% -15.62%
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
35 91 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.68% 20.09% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 77 21
Median daily rate £350 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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

3G
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for 3G.

1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3G Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 4G Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LTE Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Sun