The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - 35 34
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.93% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.32% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £260 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £260 £285
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
LTE
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 41 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.49% 12.65% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 10
Median daily rate £363 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £260 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.66 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.39% -31.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

LTE
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

LTE
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry