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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £260 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £261 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.59% -19.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
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
33 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.69% 10.36% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 27
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 £258 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £405 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £18.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.39 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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