The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 492 519 424
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -95
Contract jobs citing LTE 116 96 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.19% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 1.35% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 43
Median daily rate £300 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £263 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 8
Median hourly rate £41.00 £28.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.60% -32.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £31.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+31.20% -26.47%
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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
7040 7109 7555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.95% 14.20% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4244 4229 4400
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 444 412
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
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 England

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in England

LTE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in England

LTE
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LTE across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

LTE Daily Rate Histogram in England

LTE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in England

LTE
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LTE across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

LTE Hourly Rate Histogram in England

LTE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +54 93 £295 -4.83% 8
London -4 8 £370 -10.30% 1
North West +5 5 £600 -
Yorkshire - 4 - -
South West +5 2 - - 2
East of England -1 1 - -
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LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LTE 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 LTE.

1 139 (76.37%) Telecoms
2 87 (47.80%) 3G
3 81 (44.51%) 4G
4 58 (31.87%) 2G
5 49 (26.92%) UMTS
6 46 (25.27%) GSM
7 45 (24.73%) Ericsson
8 37 (20.33%) ITIL
8 37 (20.33%) MS Excel
9 36 (19.78%) Microsoft
10 35 (19.23%) Project Management
10 35 (19.23%) Radio Access Network
11 31 (17.03%) VoLTE
11 31 (17.03%) Management Information System
11 31 (17.03%) PRINCE2
12 30 (16.48%) Wireless
13 29 (15.93%) Huawei
14 27 (14.84%) Wi-Fi
14 27 (14.84%) Remedy
14 27 (14.84%) Linux
15 25 (13.74%) Cisco
15 25 (13.74%) Diameter Protocol
16 24 (13.19%) C++
17 22 (12.09%) VoIP
17 22 (12.09%) Software Engineering
17 22 (12.09%) ITIL V3
18 21 (11.54%) High Availability
18 21 (11.54%) MS Project
19 17 (9.34%) Nokia
19 17 (9.34%) HP

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.55%) Apache
1 1 (0.55%) CMS
1 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (20.33%) MS Excel
2 21 (11.54%) MS Project
3 13 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 11 (6.04%) MS Office
5 8 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.55%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.55%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (47.80%) 3G
2 81 (44.51%) 4G
3 58 (31.87%) 2G
4 49 (26.92%) UMTS
5 46 (25.27%) GSM
6 35 (19.23%) Radio Access Network
7 31 (17.03%) VoLTE
8 30 (16.48%) Wireless
9 27 (14.84%) Wi-Fi
10 25 (13.74%) Diameter Protocol
11 22 (12.09%) VoIP
12 16 (8.79%) Asterisk PBX
12 16 (8.79%) PBX
12 16 (8.79%) RANAP
12 16 (8.79%) RTP
13 12 (6.59%) GPRS
14 11 (6.04%) WCDMA
15 9 (4.95%) TETRA
15 9 (4.95%) UTRAN
16 8 (4.40%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.30%) MS Access
3 3 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.65%) MySQL
4 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.55%) GIS
5 1 (0.55%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 16 (8.79%) GCC
1 16 (8.79%) GDB
1 16 (8.79%) Subversion
1 16 (8.79%) Trac
2 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 139 (76.37%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.49%) Back Office
3 7 (3.85%) Finance
4 4 (2.20%) Front Office
5 3 (1.65%) Billing
6 2 (1.10%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) French Language
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (12.64%) Project Manager
2 22 (12.09%) Architect
3 21 (11.54%) Voice Project Manager
4 18 (9.89%) Software Engineer
5 16 (8.79%) C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (7.69%) Analyst
6 14 (7.69%) Radio Engineer
6 14 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 13 (7.14%) Optimisation Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) 3G Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) RAN Engineer
9 11 (6.04%) 4G Engineer
9 11 (6.04%) LTE Engineer
10 10 (5.49%) Telecoms Manager
10 10 (5.49%) Test Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Consultant
11 9 (4.95%) Enterprise Architect
11 9 (4.95%) Telecoms Engineer
12 8 (4.40%) Service Desk Engineer
13 7 (3.85%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 16 (8.79%) STL
2 4 (2.20%) XML
3 2 (1.10%) HTML
3 2 (1.10%) WAP
4 1 (0.55%) .NET
4 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.55%) Web Services
4 1 (0.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.03%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.95%) Statistics
3 8 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.75%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.75%) VHDL
5 4 (2.20%) VLSI
6 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.10%) Handset
7 1 (0.55%) CESG
7 1 (0.55%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.55%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.84%) Linux
2 7 (3.85%) Unix
3 6 (3.30%) Windows
4 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.33%) ITIL
2 35 (19.23%) Project Management
3 31 (17.03%) PRINCE2
4 22 (12.09%) ITIL V3
4 22 (12.09%) Software Engineering
5 21 (11.54%) High Availability
6 16 (8.79%) Cross-Platform Development
6 16 (8.79%) OO
7 15 (8.24%) Test Management
8 14 (7.69%) Regression Testing
9 13 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (6.04%) Network Design
11 10 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.95%) Performance Management
13 7 (3.85%) Fault Management
13 7 (3.85%) Network Architecture
13 7 (3.85%) Network Planning
13 7 (3.85%) SFIA
14 6 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.19%) C++
2 12 (6.59%) SQL
3 8 (4.40%) C
4 5 (2.75%) Java
4 5 (2.75%) Perl
5 2 (1.10%) C#
5 2 (1.10%) Embedded C
5 2 (1.10%) MapBasic
5 2 (1.10%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.55%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.55%) PHP
6 1 (0.55%) Python
6 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (6.59%) ISTQB
1 12 (6.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (4.95%) Degree
3 8 (4.40%) HNC
4 7 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.30%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.65%) HND
8 2 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.10%) CCIE
8 2 (1.10%) CCNA
8 2 (1.10%) CCNP
8 2 (1.10%) CISSP
9 1 (0.55%) CLAS
9 1 (0.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.95%) SLA
2 5 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.10%) QA
4 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (8.24%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (5.49%) Amdocs OSS
3 5 (2.75%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.55%) OpenView
Vendors
1 45 (24.73%) Ericsson
2 36 (19.78%) Microsoft
3 29 (15.93%) Huawei
4 27 (14.84%) Remedy
5 25 (13.74%) Cisco
6 17 (9.34%) HP
6 17 (9.34%) Nokia
7 15 (8.24%) Nokia Networks
8 10 (5.49%) Nortel
9 9 (4.95%) Mapinfo
9 9 (4.95%) Tellabs
10 8 (4.40%) Arqiva
10 8 (4.40%) Citrix
10 8 (4.40%) Cramer
11 6 (3.30%) Anite
11 6 (3.30%) BT
12 4 (2.20%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 4 (2.20%) Amdocs
12 4 (2.20%) NetCracker
12 4 (2.20%) Siemens
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