The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - 60 -
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £328 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £260 £325
% change year-on-year
+27.76% -19.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
4G
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 138 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 13.18% 21.30% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 74 60
Median daily rate £275 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £34.70 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.39% +34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £21.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £116.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

4G
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

4G Daily Rate Trend in Essex