The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing 3G 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £260 £290
% change year-on-year
- -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £36.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-31.97% +33.63%
3G
North 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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 52 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.58% 14.73% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 11
Median daily rate £400 £363 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +64.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £475 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £51.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside