The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 19 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing 4G 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.36% 4.12% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 10.81% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £260 - £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.46 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.22%
4G
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 37 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 31.50% 38.14% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 33
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £17.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

4G
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

4G Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

4G
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Guildford region with a requirement for 4G.

1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) Cramer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Transmission Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Transmission Planning Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Transmission Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Microwave Transmission Network Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Network Planning
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cramer