The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
England / Yorkshire
Rank 117 136 126
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing 3G 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.093% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 0.79% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £268 £263 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.90% +114.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £315 £260
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-58.57% +17.36%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
330 379 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.30% 13.43% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 232 250
Median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 19
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.13 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.25 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

3G
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

3G Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3G
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

3G Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3G
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +15 2 £268 +1.90% 1
3G
England

3G
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 3G 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for 3G.

1 8 (100.00%) 2G
2 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Arqiva
3 4 (50.00%) 4G
3 4 (50.00%) LTE
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 2 (25.00%) VoLTE
5 1 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (12.50%) Mapinfo
5 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) GPRS
5 1 (12.50%) GSM
5 1 (12.50%) UMTS
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) HSPA

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) 2G
2 4 (50.00%) 4G
2 4 (50.00%) LTE
3 2 (25.00%) VoLTE
4 1 (12.50%) GPRS
4 1 (12.50%) GSM
4 1 (12.50%) HSPA
4 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (12.50%) UMTS
General
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planner
2 1 (12.50%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Radio Planner
2 1 (12.50%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VoLTE Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Arqiva
2 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Mapinfo
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia Networks