The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 - 132 149
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.071% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.45% 0.95%
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
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
467 443 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.81% 15.74% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 197 279
Median daily rate £375 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £219 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 67 78
Median hourly rate £34.25 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.21% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £51.25 £39.50
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 the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

4G
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

4G Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

4G
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 4G across the East of England region.

4G Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

4G
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for 4G.

1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) RNC
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (100.00%) Node B

4G
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Node B
1 2 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (100.00%) RNC
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) RAN Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper