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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £265 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.43% -18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.46 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+0.09% +6.81%
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
127 106 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 21.97% 12.13% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 75 50
Median daily rate £380 £355 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% -8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -26.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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