The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 71 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing LTE 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.23% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 2.20% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £280 - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £261 £285
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
LTE
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
137 91 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.17% 10.42% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 60 46
Median daily rate £360 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 19
Median hourly rate £10.50 £22.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.09% +30.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £22.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £28.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing LTE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

LTE
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LTE across the Bristol region.

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

LTE
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LTE across the Bristol region.

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

LTE
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LTE 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 Bristol region with a requirement for LTE.

1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) HSPA
2 1 (50.00%) Actix

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) HSPA
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Site Acquisition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Actix
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £436 per day
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