Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 19 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.

4G
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 29 36
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 +5
Contract jobs citing 4G 4 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.36% 3.86% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 13.95% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 10
Slough median daily rate £200 £275 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +32.53% -5.68%
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £290 £290
% change year-on-year +12.07% - -13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £36.50
Berkshire median hourly rate - £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -6.49%

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 Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 68 86 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 23.05% 27.65% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 55 102
Slough median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -
10th Percentile £201 £211 £213
90th Percentile £548 £444 £521
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year +3.23% +4.03% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 - £22.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year -25.00% -42.40% +78.57%

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Slough

4G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 4G in Slough

4G
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 4G in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Slough region with a requirement for 4G.

1 2 (50.00%) 3G
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (50.00%) 5G
1 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) QGIS
2 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

4G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (50.00%) 3G
1 2 (50.00%) 5G
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
1 1 (25.00%) QGIS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Strategy Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo