Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 93 76
Rank change year-on-year -8 -17 +17
Contract jobs citing 4G 2 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.21% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 0.97% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £338 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -22.22% +36.36%
10th Percentile £306 £339 £335
90th Percentile £379 £361 £500
East of England median daily rate £215 £350 £450
% change year-on-year -38.57% -22.22% +32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £43.50

4G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 270 309 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.54% 21.99% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 161 123
Hertfordshire median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - -
10th Percentile £188 £195 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £548
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 10 34
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £36.60 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.08% +74.29% +28.83%
10th Percentile £12.64 £13.38 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.60 £44.53 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £34.81 £30.00
% change year-on-year -9.51% +16.03% +22.45%

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing 4G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Hertfordshire

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 4G in Hertfordshire

4G
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 4G in Hertfordshire

4G
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 1 £300 -
4G
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for 4G.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Redknee
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) NetScout
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) GGSN
2 1 (50.00%) SGSN
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management

4G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) GGSN
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) SGSN
1 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Segmentation
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Acme Packet
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) NetScout
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Redknee
2 1 (50.00%) Tekelec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware