The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - - 130
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £273 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.09% -16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.32% +4.28%
LTE
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
311 316 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.50% 9.66% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 127 191
Median daily rate £345 £313 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% -3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £171 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 10
Median hourly rate £40.50 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.93% -29.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £27.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LTE
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Scotland