The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 14 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing LTE 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.90% 3.76% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.14% 17.24% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £354 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £283 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 20.28% 21.80% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 23
Average daily rate £275 £258 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -31.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 27 (93.10%) Telecoms
2 26 (89.66%) GSM
3 22 (75.86%) 4G
4 18 (62.07%) UMTS
5 17 (58.62%) GPRS
6 16 (55.17%) Network Planning
7 15 (51.72%) 3G
7 15 (51.72%) VoLTE
8 14 (48.28%) Wireless
8 14 (48.28%) 2G
9 11 (37.93%) Radio Access Network
9 11 (37.93%) Actix
10 10 (34.48%) GPON
10 10 (34.48%) HSPA
10 10 (34.48%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (34.48%) WiMAX
10 10 (34.48%) CDMA2000
10 10 (34.48%) MPLS
10 10 (34.48%) DSL
10 10 (34.48%) Ericsson
10 10 (34.48%) SDH
11 8 (27.59%) NSN NetAct
11 8 (27.59%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (24.14%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (24.14%) C
12 7 (24.14%) HP
12 7 (24.14%) Huawei
13 6 (20.69%) Wireshark
13 6 (20.69%) Network Design
13 6 (20.69%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 26 (89.66%) GSM
2 22 (75.86%) 4G
3 18 (62.07%) UMTS
4 17 (58.62%) GPRS
5 15 (51.72%) 3G
5 15 (51.72%) VoLTE
6 14 (48.28%) Wireless
6 14 (48.28%) 2G
7 11 (37.93%) Radio Access Network
8 10 (34.48%) HSPA
8 10 (34.48%) GPON
8 10 (34.48%) WiMAX
8 10 (34.48%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (34.48%) CDMA2000
8 10 (34.48%) MPLS
8 10 (34.48%) DSL
8 10 (34.48%) SDH
9 6 (20.69%) Wireshark
10 5 (17.24%) RNC
10 5 (17.24%) HSDPA
General
1 27 (93.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Radio Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Tester
2 6 (20.69%) Design Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Tester
4 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Build Manager
5 1 (3.45%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Solaris
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Network Planning
2 8 (27.59%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (20.69%) Network Design
4 5 (17.24%) Validation
4 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Test Management
4 5 (17.24%) Test Planning
4 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Logistics
7 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) NSN NetAct
2 7 (24.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Actix
2 10 (34.48%) Ericsson
3 7 (24.14%) HP
3 7 (24.14%) Huawei
4 4 (13.79%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (3.45%) Nokia
5 1 (3.45%) Siemens
5 1 (3.45%) NetHawk
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