The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £300 £369
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.46 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+5.98% -1.25%
4G
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.49% 5.37% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 20
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £352 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.36% +3.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £20.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.60 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset