The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £388 £343
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +13.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £43.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+7.55% +21.12%
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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
106 93 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 17.58% 18.94% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 33
Average daily rate £388 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Average hourly rate £29.75 £26.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.21% +67.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £112.25 £30.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 4G across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

4G
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing 4G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 4G.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Trac
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing 4G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Trac
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript