The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - 69 54
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.84% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £279 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
-14.23% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.12 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-7.23% -1.44%
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
90 119 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.06% 17.25% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 84 34
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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