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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 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 £120 £126
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.44% 5.44% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate £500 £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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