The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing 2G 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £266 £315 £270
% change year-on-year
-15.34% +16.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 - £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.80% 10.80% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Average daily rate £220 £500 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +43.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £130 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.33%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2G across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

2G
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2G across the Midlands region.

2G Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands
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