The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 101 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing LTE 16 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.79% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 1.71% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £440 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £260 £283
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -7.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
LTE
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
509 350 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.99% 16.92% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 208 205
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 23 25
Median hourly rate £38.50 £38.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.35 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

LTE
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

LTE
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

LTE
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Basingstoke -13 4 - -
Winchester - 1 - -
LTE
South East

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LTE.

1 20 (64.52%) Wireless
2 18 (58.06%) Telecoms
2 18 (58.06%) C
2 18 (58.06%) Embedded C
2 18 (58.06%) VHDL
2 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 18 (58.06%) Embedded Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) 3G
4 9 (29.03%) WLAN
4 9 (29.03%) PPP
4 9 (29.03%) 3GPP
5 2 (6.45%) HSPA
5 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.45%) Agilent
5 2 (6.45%) HSUPA
5 2 (6.45%) UMTS
5 2 (6.45%) Anite
5 2 (6.45%) Handset
5 2 (6.45%) HSDPA
6 1 (3.23%) 2G
6 1 (3.23%) 2.5G
6 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Windows
6 1 (3.23%) SMS
6 1 (3.23%) CA
6 1 (3.23%) Android
6 1 (3.23%) eTOM
6 1 (3.23%) 4G
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) Wireless
2 12 (38.71%) 3G
3 9 (29.03%) 3GPP
3 9 (29.03%) PPP
3 9 (29.03%) WLAN
4 2 (6.45%) HSDPA
4 2 (6.45%) HSPA
4 2 (6.45%) HSUPA
4 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
4 2 (6.45%) UMTS
5 1 (3.23%) 2.5G
5 1 (3.23%) 2G
5 1 (3.23%) 4G
5 1 (3.23%) SMS
5 1 (3.23%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 18 (58.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Embedded Engineer
1 18 (58.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineer
1 18 (58.06%) VHDL Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Test Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) RF Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) RF Test Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) LTE Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) 3G Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) VHDL
2 2 (6.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Embedded Software Development
1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 1 (3.23%) eTOM
2 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C
1 18 (58.06%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Agilent
1 2 (6.45%) Anite
2 1 (3.23%) CA