Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 15 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.

4G
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 136 158
Rank change year-on-year +6 +22 -37
Contract jobs citing 4G 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.045% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.85% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Leeds median daily rate £150 £136 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.70% -6.55% -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £150 £158 £145
% change year-on-year -4.76% +8.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £122.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £122.50

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 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 241 351 442
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.74% 13.73% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 214 305
Leeds median daily rate £450 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% +1.56% +14.29%
10th Percentile £186 £213 £270
90th Percentile £575 £571 £549
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year -0.31% +0.31% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -40.00% -
10th Percentile £10.69 £10.35 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.60 £23.98 £61.35
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -2.07% +3.57% -23.53%

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Leeds

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 4G in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for 4G.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (100.00%) Runbook

4G
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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Runbook
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec