The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 25 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LTE 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.27% - 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% - 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £309 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -11.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +12.14%
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Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 54 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 29.30% 22.88% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 29
Median daily rate £360 £272 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.47% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £465 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LTE across the Slough region.

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LTE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for LTE.

1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SLA
1 8 (88.89%) Nortel
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) 3G
1 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
1 8 (88.89%) Cramer
1 8 (88.89%) Huawei
1 8 (88.89%) Nokia Networks
1 8 (88.89%) 4G
1 8 (88.89%) Tellabs
1 8 (88.89%) Amdocs OSS
2 7 (77.78%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (77.78%) Ericsson
2 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
3 6 (66.67%) 2G
3 6 (66.67%) Remedy
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (66.67%) MS Access
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Dashboard Development
3 6 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
4 5 (55.56%) ZTE
4 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (55.56%) Virgin Media
4 5 (55.56%) Arqiva

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) 3G
1 8 (88.89%) 4G
2 7 (77.78%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (66.67%) 2G
4 5 (55.56%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) GSM
5 1 (11.11%) UMTS
5 1 (11.11%) VoLTE
5 1 (11.11%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (66.67%) MS Access
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Core Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) GSM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IP Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VoLTE Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Dashboard Development
3 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Fault Management
4 3 (33.33%) WFM
5 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) Cramer
1 8 (88.89%) Huawei
1 8 (88.89%) Nokia Networks
1 8 (88.89%) Nortel
1 8 (88.89%) Tellabs
2 7 (77.78%) Ericsson
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Remedy
4 5 (55.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 5 (55.56%) Arqiva
4 5 (55.56%) BT
4 5 (55.56%) NetCracker
4 5 (55.56%) Nokia
4 5 (55.56%) Siemens
4 5 (55.56%) Telindus
4 5 (55.56%) Virgin Media
4 5 (55.56%) ZTE