The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 3G 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.52% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £290 £311
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £31.64 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.87% -2.64%
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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.38% 14.81% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Median daily rate £350 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £475 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

3G
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

3G
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Midlands region with a requirement for 3G.

1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) HOOD
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Analysis

3G
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) HOOD
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Mapinfo