The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 422 421 425
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing 4G 21 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.092% 0.077% 0.065%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.63% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 10
Median daily rate £338 £315 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -46.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £220 £504
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £453 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £325 £369
% change year-on-year
-11.53% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.12 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-7.23% -1.44%
4G
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
3287 2875 3246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.40% 12.29% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 1901 2089
Median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 85 91
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

4G Jobs Demand Trend in London

4G
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

4G Daily Rate Trend in London

4G
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 4G across the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

4G Daily Rate Histogram in London

4G
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 4G across the London region.

4G Hourly Rate Trend in London

4G
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 4G within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 +10 1 £315 -30.00%
Hillingdon - 1 - -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 London region with a requirement for 4G.

1 23 (50.00%) 3G
1 23 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (34.78%) LTE
3 14 (30.43%) ITIL
4 13 (28.26%) 2G
5 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
6 10 (21.74%) WAN
7 9 (19.57%) LAN
7 9 (19.57%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (19.57%) TETRA
7 9 (19.57%) Project Management
8 8 (17.39%) Cisco
8 8 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
9 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
9 7 (15.22%) SFIA
10 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (13.04%) HP
10 6 (13.04%) VPN
10 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.04%) Finance
11 4 (8.70%) Palo Alto
11 4 (8.70%) Network Design
11 4 (8.70%) VoIP
11 4 (8.70%) Windows
11 4 (8.70%) ISEB
11 4 (8.70%) Internet
11 4 (8.70%) MPLS
12 3 (6.52%) UMTS

4G
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (50.00%) 3G
2 16 (34.78%) LTE
3 13 (28.26%) 2G
4 10 (21.74%) WAN
5 9 (19.57%) LAN
5 9 (19.57%) TETRA
5 9 (19.57%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (13.04%) VPN
7 4 (8.70%) Internet
7 4 (8.70%) MPLS
7 4 (8.70%) VoIP
8 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.52%) Network Security
8 3 (6.52%) UMTS
8 3 (6.52%) VLAN
8 3 (6.52%) VoLTE
9 2 (4.35%) Diameter Protocol
9 2 (4.35%) DMVPN
9 2 (4.35%) MVNO
9 2 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) BODI
1 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.17%) GIS
1 1 (2.17%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Billing
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Architect
2 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Telecoms Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Field Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Radio Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Radio Planner
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Designer
7 2 (4.35%) Mobile Designer
7 2 (4.35%) Mobile Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Optimisation Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Telephony Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Telephony Support
7 2 (4.35%) Wireless Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) REST
1 2 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) JMS
2 1 (2.17%) SOAP
2 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) BYOD
2 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.35%) Handset
2 2 (4.35%) iPad
2 2 (4.35%) iPhone
3 1 (2.17%) CESG
3 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Solaris
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
3 9 (19.57%) Project Management
4 7 (15.22%) SFIA
5 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.70%) Network Design
7 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.35%) Migration
8 2 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.35%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) Perl
2 1 (2.17%) Python
2 1 (2.17%) Ruby
2 1 (2.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) ISEB
4 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.35%) CCIE
5 2 (4.35%) CCSP
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.35%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.17%) CISSP
6 1 (2.17%) CLAS
6 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.17%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Cisco
2 6 (13.04%) HP
3 4 (8.70%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.52%) Huawei
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) Apple
5 2 (4.35%) Aruba
5 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.35%) Ciena
5 2 (4.35%) Ericsson
5 2 (4.35%) Google
5 2 (4.35%) Infoblox
5 2 (4.35%) MobileIron
5 2 (4.35%) Motorola
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) Polycom
5 2 (4.35%) Remedy
6 1 (2.17%) Mapinfo
6 1 (2.17%) Mitel
6 1 (2.17%) VMware
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