Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 2020 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
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 79 99
Rank change year-on-year +27 +20 -10
Contract jobs citing 4G 7 23 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.07% 1.60% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.51% 7.72% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 0
Median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 -
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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 127 298 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 19.33% 20.77% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 146 100
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.72% +1.79%
10th Percentile £180 £304 £176
90th Percentile £575 £575 £513
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 44
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £13.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +14.41% -12.59%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.04 £12.25
90th Percentile £17.78 £66.81 £35.00
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.73 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.34% -1.60% -14.57%

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Hertfordshire

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing 4G in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for 4G in Hertfordshire

4G
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing 4G in Hertfordshire.

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 12 July 2020. 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
Hatfield +2 5 £425 +6.25%
4G
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing 4G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for 4G.

1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
1 6 (85.71%) User Experience
1 6 (85.71%) 5G
2 5 (71.43%) LTE
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (71.43%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (71.43%) WCDMA
3 3 (42.86%) 3G
3 3 (42.86%) 3GPP
3 3 (42.86%) Network Design
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 2 (28.57%) Huawei
4 2 (28.57%) 2G
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) DAB
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) 5G
2 5 (71.43%) LTE
2 5 (71.43%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (71.43%) WCDMA
3 3 (42.86%) 3G
3 3 (42.86%) 3GPP
4 2 (28.57%) 2G
5 1 (14.29%) DAB
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) GPRS
5 1 (14.29%) PSTN
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Network Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Radio Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) RAN Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (14.29%) Proactive Maintenance
3 1 (14.29%) Product Roadmap
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Gathering
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Huawei
1 2 (28.57%) Nokia
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft