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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - 25 16
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.60% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.41% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £265 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +14.61%
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
54 68 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 42.52% 36.17% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Median daily rate £525 £413 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +43.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £265 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £453 £440
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%

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