The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank - 18 10
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 2.38% 3.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.11% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £280 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -13.04%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 37 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 39.47% 29.37% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £265 £438 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.42% +59.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

LTE
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Solihull