The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 5 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - 159 -
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £333 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £319 £310
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £42.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-61.13% +13.22%
4G
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
439 360 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.60% 10.51% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 269 552
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

4G Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

4G
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

4G Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

4G
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for 4G.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) TETRA

4G
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (66.67%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) TETRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Build Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Enterprise Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared