The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 68 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing LTE 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.081% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.56% 0.40% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+31.20% -26.47%
LTE
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 250 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.27% 20.26% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 86 69
Median daily rate £450 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

LTE
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

LTE
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

LTE
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for LTE.

1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) SDH
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (100.00%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) SDH
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Contract Management
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA