The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £261 £338
% change year-on-year
+28.59% -22.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
4G
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 99 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.96% 11.58% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 48
Median daily rate £380 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -62.66%
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 Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

4G
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 4G across the Wales region.

4G Daily Rate Trend in Wales