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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - 4.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £265 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.43% -18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.46 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.81%
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
57 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 35.40% 11.69% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Median daily rate £270 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

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 27 July 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper