The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 4G 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.51% - -
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 £263 £300 £369
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.10 £43.12 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +0.27%
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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.21% 13.61% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Median daily rate £350 £320 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

4G Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

4G
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

4G Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

4G
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Midlands region with a requirement for 4G.

1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
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%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Analysis

4G
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%) 3G
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