The table below looks at the statistics for 4G 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 4G over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £36.95 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+16.38% -79.47%
4G
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
62 74 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.68% 11.54% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 18
Average daily rate £250 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £245 £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 1 4 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +89.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 4G across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

4G
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

4G Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

4G
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing 4G 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 4G.

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

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 3GPP
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