Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for 3G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 3G over the 6 months to 11 December 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.

3G
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 - 74
Rank change year-on-year - +74 -9
Contract jobs citing 3G 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.43% - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% - 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Lancashire median daily rate £190 - £229
10th Percentile £182 - £157
90th Percentile £198 - £280
North West median daily rate £190 £438 £285
% change year-on-year -56.57% +53.51% +25.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £13.50 -

3G 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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 95 69 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 20.47% 11.58% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 43 88
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £440 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +23.51% +18.75%
10th Percentile £209 £173 £162
90th Percentile £552 £600 £665
North West median daily rate £386 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -3.44% +2.56% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 19
Lancashire median hourly rate £11.50 £25.00 £41.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.00% -40.19% +97.96%
10th Percentile £10.00 £25.00 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.00 £25.00 £49.50
North West median hourly rate £18.13 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94% -12.82%

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing 3G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for 3G in Lancashire

3G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3G in Lancashire

3G
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Morecambe - 2 £190 -
3G
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for 3G.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (100.00%) Runbook

3G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Runbook
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia