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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
4G
London / City of London
Rank - 149 188
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.033% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.31% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £210 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £290
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.36%

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
394 320 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 10.67% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 226 476
Median daily rate £433 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 13
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 £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 4 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal

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 1 (100.00%) 3G
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Build Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Delivery Manager