The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £263 £338
% change year-on-year
+39.04% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.33%
4G
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
31 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 18.90% 15.48% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £375 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.87 £10.02 £12.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.42% -17.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

4G
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 4G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for 4G.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper