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 3 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
3 May 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 - 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £328 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
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
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
42 99 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.72% 18.68% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 54 56
Median daily rate £320 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £8.50 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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