The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - 99 -
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £255 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £261 £338
% change year-on-year
+39.71% -22.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
4G
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 208 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.00% 12.65% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 111 58
Median daily rate £363 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £50.00 £25.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

4G Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

4G
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

4G Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

4G
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for 4G.

1 5 (83.33%) 3G
1 5 (83.33%) 2G
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) PABX
4 1 (16.67%) Sonus
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) TETRA
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) PBX
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco

4G
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) 2G
1 5 (83.33%) 3G
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) PABX
2 1 (16.67%) PBX
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) TETRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Optimisation Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Site Acquisition Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Site Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Sonus