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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £260 £284
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -8.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
LTE
West Midlands

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
31 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 18.90% 15.48% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £375 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.87 £10.02 £12.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.42% -17.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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