The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
4G
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing 4G 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 2.65% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £270
% change year-on-year - +29.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -61.11% +25.00%  

4G is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 31 28 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 25.00% 24.78% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Median daily rate £265 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.33% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.87 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull citing 4G as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Solihull