The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £268 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.41% -23.57%
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
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 73 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.67% 17.80% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 42 17
Median daily rate £500 £225 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £108 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £427 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -9.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%