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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 4G 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.12% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +14.61%
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
128 124 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 15.92% 17.97% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 96 71
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £12.35 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+345.34% -22.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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

4G
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Wales - 1 - -
4G
UK

4G
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 4G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for 4G.

1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Sun

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3G Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 4G Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson Field Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LTE Engineer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Sun