The table below looks at the statistics for LLU skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LLU over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
UK / England
Rank - 610 584
Contract jobs citing LLU 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.014% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £188 £188
UK excluding London median daily rate - £188 £188
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6254 6918 7037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.95% 14.50% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3930 4158 3908
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 295 421
Median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

LLU
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LLU Jobs Demand Trend in England

LLU
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LLU Daily Rate Trend in England

LLU
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

LLU Hourly Rate Trend in England

LLU
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LLU 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 England region with a requirement for LLU.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
3 1 (33.33%) Escalation Management
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management

LLU
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) ISDN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) PSTN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Change Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Escalation Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy