The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing 3G 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £268 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.73% -14.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +157.14%
3G
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 76 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.10% 11.75% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 58 17
Average daily rate £244 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £185.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.18% +1175.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £185.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3G
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Value-Added Service

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Service Design Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case