Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 21 January 2018 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 - 30
Rank change year-on-year - +30 -16
Contract jobs citing 3G 6 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 3.06% - 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% - 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Solihull median daily rate - - £272
West Midlands median daily rate £173 £260 £262
% change year-on-year -33.65% -0.86% +16.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 - £29.09

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 Solihull with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 70 102 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 35.71% 39.69% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 15
Solihull median daily rate £350 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +35.71% +21.74%
10th Percentile £304 £315 £285
90th Percentile £466 £575 £456
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Solihull median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £41.25 - £38.63
90th Percentile £43.75 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.31 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +102.07% -14.29% -25.53%

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for 3G in Solihull

3G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3G in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Solihull region with a requirement for 3G.

1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) RFID
1 6 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
1 6 (100.00%) Presales
1 6 (100.00%) 5G
1 6 (100.00%) Sigfox
1 6 (100.00%) Z-Wave
2 5 (83.33%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Data Security
3 4 (66.67%) Hyperconnected
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking

3G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (100.00%) 4G
1 6 (100.00%) 5G
1 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) RFID
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 6 (100.00%) Z-Wave
2 4 (66.67%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) IoT Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) Presales
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (83.33%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Sigfox