The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 105 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing 3G 3 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.84% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £158 £123 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £260 £290
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £117.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-31.50% -2.66%
3G
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 221 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.62% 14.26% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 137 86
Median daily rate £400 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 0
Median hourly rate £10.20 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

3G
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 3G 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 Leeds region with a requirement for 3G.

1 8 (88.89%) 2G
1 8 (88.89%) 4G
2 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (33.33%) Amdocs
3 3 (33.33%) GSM
3 3 (33.33%) UMTS
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (11.11%) Ciena
5 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) LTE
5 1 (11.11%) GPRS
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo
5 1 (11.11%) Netcool

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (88.89%) 2G
1 8 (88.89%) 4G
2 3 (33.33%) GSM
2 3 (33.33%) UMTS
3 1 (11.11%) GPRS
3 1 (11.11%) LTE
3 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Radio Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (11.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Amdocs
2 1 (11.11%) Ciena
2 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo