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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank - 26 5
Contract jobs citing 3G 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 0.60% 11.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.08% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £31.64 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.87% -2.64%
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
58 48 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 47.15% 28.57% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
Median daily rate £420 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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