The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing 3G 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.97% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £495 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £266 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -15.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +157.14%
3G
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 84 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.51% 16.25% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 30
Average daily rate £331 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £44.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3G across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3G
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) HSPA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) VSAT
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) HSPA
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VSAT
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case