The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

4G
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 104 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Contract jobs citing 4G 21 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.20% 0.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 1.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £478 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.46% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £335 £260
% change year-on-year +8.20% +28.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.89 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.20% +20.00%  

4G is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 392 434 396
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.31% 22.11% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 275 237
Median daily rate £408 £375 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.66% -5.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 36
Median hourly rate £22.50 £47.83 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.95% +101.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £25.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing 4G as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Hampshire

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 4G in Hampshire

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 4G in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 4G in Hampshire

4G
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 4G in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 4G in Hampshire

4G
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Basingstoke +9 17 £375 - 2
Hook +5 1 £313 -34.89%
4G
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for 4G.

1 23 (79.31%) Telecoms
2 19 (65.52%) LTE
3 13 (44.83%) HP
4 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
5 11 (37.93%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (37.93%) Test Management
5 11 (37.93%) Wireless
6 10 (34.48%) Regression Testing
6 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
6 10 (34.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (20.69%) Analytics
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) Validation
7 6 (20.69%) Motorola
8 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) MVNO
9 4 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
10 3 (10.34%) Network Management
10 3 (10.34%) 3G
10 3 (10.34%) TETRA
10 3 (10.34%) Ericsson
10 3 (10.34%) CDMA
10 3 (10.34%) GSM
10 3 (10.34%) 3GPP
10 3 (10.34%) HNC
10 3 (10.34%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project

4G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) LTE
2 11 (37.93%) Wireless
3 4 (13.79%) MVNO
4 3 (10.34%) 3G
4 3 (10.34%) 3GPP
4 3 (10.34%) CDMA
4 3 (10.34%) GSM
4 3 (10.34%) TETRA
5 1 (3.45%) WCDMA
5 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.45%) Sisense
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) GDB
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (79.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
1 12 (41.38%) Test Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Integration Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Provisioning Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 4G Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Test and Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
2 11 (37.93%) Test Management
3 10 (34.48%) Regression Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Analytics
4 6 (20.69%) Validation
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.34%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (10.34%) Network Management
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
9 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.45%) Project Management
9 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) ISTQB
1 10 (34.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (10.34%) HNC
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) Netcool
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) HP
2 6 (20.69%) Motorola
3 3 (10.34%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: £270 - £310 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago