The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 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 Hammersmith - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £284 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.77% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
LTE
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 10.26% 26.92% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate £500 £433 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.60% +246.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LTE across the Hammersmith region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

LTE
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith region citing LTE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LTE.

1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Handset
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) NFC
1 2 (100.00%) HSPA
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 2 (100.00%) Iperf
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith region citing LTE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LTE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) HSPA
1 2 (100.00%) NFC
1 2 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 2 (100.00%) VoWiFi
1 2 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Iperf
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CA