The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank - 17 11
Contract jobs citing 3G 0 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 4.62% 6.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £272 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -54.11%
3G
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 73 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 40.63% 37.44% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 3
Median daily rate £525 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £453 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Solihull