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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.55% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £49.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+31.20% -26.47%
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
20 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.83% 16.57% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 14
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 10
Median hourly rate - £42.46 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +76.91%
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 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