The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 - - -
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.73% 9.41% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 8
Median daily rate £393 £480 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.22% +58.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £203 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.25 - £28.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 - £41.50
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 Dorset

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

LTE
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset