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 May 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 May 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 £365 £263 £338
% change year-on-year
+39.04% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.33%
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
70 76 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.83% 16.89% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 21
Median daily rate £420 £275 £277
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.72% -0.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £120 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £300 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%