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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 14.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £309 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -11.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £48.85 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +12.14%
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
12 27 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.53% 10.76% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 29
Median daily rate £393 £233 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.81% -38.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £186 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £775 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 6
Median hourly rate - £42.46 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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