The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 408 398 388
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing 3G 12 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 1.03% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 12
Median daily rate £375 £265 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -44.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% -16.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-38.46% -23.52%
3G
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2777 2820 3076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.93% 12.55% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1854 1888 2092
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 89 84
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.62 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.67% +13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.85 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in London

3G
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in London

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in London

3G
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 2 - - 2
Hayes - 1 - -
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 London region with a requirement for 3G.

1 18 (64.29%) 4G
2 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (46.43%) 2G
4 7 (25.00%) VPN
5 6 (21.43%) LTE
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (17.86%) Network Security
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (17.86%) Network Architecture
6 5 (17.86%) JNCIE
6 5 (17.86%) VLAN
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
6 5 (17.86%) Palo Alto
6 5 (17.86%) UMTS
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 5 (17.86%) CCIE
6 5 (17.86%) CCSP
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (17.86%) MPLS
6 5 (17.86%) OSPF
6 5 (17.86%) BGP
7 4 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (10.71%) UTRAN
8 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
8 3 (10.71%) Remedy
8 3 (10.71%) WCDMA
8 3 (10.71%) C
8 3 (10.71%) Algorithms

3G
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) 4G
2 13 (46.43%) 2G
3 7 (25.00%) VPN
4 6 (21.43%) LTE
5 5 (17.86%) BGP
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (17.86%) MPLS
5 5 (17.86%) Network Security
5 5 (17.86%) OSPF
5 5 (17.86%) UMTS
5 5 (17.86%) VLAN
6 3 (10.71%) UTRAN
6 3 (10.71%) VoLTE
6 3 (10.71%) WCDMA
7 2 (7.14%) HTTP
7 2 (7.14%) SSL
7 2 (7.14%) WAN
7 2 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) GIS
General
1 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Field Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Radio Planner
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Designer
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Designer
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Radio Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) Statistics
3 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
3 2 (7.14%) VHDL
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Handset
4 1 (3.57%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Network Architecture
2 3 (10.71%) Network Optimisation
2 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (3.57%) CAD
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (3.57%) Network Design
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
4 1 (3.57%) Software Audit
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C
2 2 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CCIE
1 5 (17.86%) CCSP
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (17.86%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco
1 5 (17.86%) Palo Alto
2 3 (10.71%) Remedy
3 2 (7.14%) Altiris
3 2 (7.14%) Bloomberg
3 2 (7.14%) Huawei
3 2 (7.14%) Nokia
3 2 (7.14%) Reuters
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Anite
4 1 (3.57%) BT
4 1 (3.57%) Ciena
4 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.57%) Nortel
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