The table below looks at the statistics for LLU skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LLU over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
Rank - - 422
Contract jobs citing LLU 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £115 £126
% change year-on-year
+63.04% -8.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LLU
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2908 2984 2766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.43% 13.39% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1997 1958 1848
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 94 81
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.80 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

LLU
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LLU Jobs Demand Trend in London

LLU
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LLU Daily Rate Trend in London