Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 136 148
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12 -34
Contract jobs citing 3G 12 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.54% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.71% 2.41% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Leeds median daily rate £313 £136 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +130.63% -49.81% -18.18%
10th Percentile £186 £111 £220
90th Percentile £466 £162 £320
West Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £158 £270
% change year-on-year +74.60% -41.67% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £122.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £122.50

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 255 373 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.39% 14.41% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 222 289
Leeds median daily rate £428 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.21% +7.33% +11.52%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £263
90th Percentile £556 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +14.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 10
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -36.47% -5.56%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.20 £11.10
90th Percentile £31.70 £21.93 £53.55
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -16.13%

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for 3G in Leeds

3G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3G in Leeds

3G
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3G in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 3G in Leeds

3G
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3G in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for 3G.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 8 (66.67%) Unix
2 8 (66.67%) Wireless
2 8 (66.67%) Electronics
2 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) GPRS
2 8 (66.67%) GSM
2 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) SAP
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) VB
2 8 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 8 (66.67%) Marketing
2 8 (66.67%) SGSN
2 8 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (66.67%) LTE
2 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (66.67%) Android
2 8 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 8 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 8 (66.67%) AirWatch
3 3 (25.00%) MSTest

3G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) GPRS
2 8 (66.67%) GSM
2 8 (66.67%) LTE
2 8 (66.67%) SGSN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) 4G
3 1 (8.33%) ADSL
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) MSTest
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Electronics
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
1 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (66.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 8 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 3 (25.00%) Release Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Release Manager
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) CMDB
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Mac OS X
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Android
2 8 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 8 (66.67%) Unix
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Kanban
2 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Break/Fix
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (8.33%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) PHP
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 8 (66.67%) VB
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) MobileIron
1 8 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec