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 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 - 46 -
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.60% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £260 -
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
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 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.33% 7.49% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 21
Median daily rate £300 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £420 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 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 £16.40 £20.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £20.60 £36.00
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 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