The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing 3G 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.65% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £290 £295
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.63% -21.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.89% 8.44% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 11
Average daily rate £400 £260 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +48.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £300 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3G across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3G across the Staffordshire region.

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire