The table below looks at the statistics for WiMAX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WiMAX over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WiMAX
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WiMAX 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £285 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
WiMAX
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
263 307 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.37% 14.08% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 128 125
Average daily rate £375 £298 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.05% -11.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £155 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 49 12
Average hourly rate £18.00 £27.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.65 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £40.00 £29.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

WiMAX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WiMAX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands