The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 4G 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.40% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £279 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
-14.23% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.12 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-7.23% -1.44%
4G
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 92 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.89% 20.77% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 78 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 £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

4G
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

4G Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

4G
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for 4G.

1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE

4G
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%) 3G
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