The table below looks at the statistics for LLU skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LLU over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LLU 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 £188 £113
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - -
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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.57% 3.65% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 4
Average daily rate £625 £220 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+184.09% -56.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

LLU
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

LLU Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands