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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
UK / Scotland
Rank - 123 -
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.078% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £344 £275
% change year-on-year
+30.90% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-39.39% +10.00%

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
233 361 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.53% 14.00% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 176 166
Median daily rate £350 £365 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +5.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 7
Median hourly rate £46.00 £43.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +45.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.01 £17.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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