The table below looks at the statistics for LLU skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LLU over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
Rank 244 242 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing LLU 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.011% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.062% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£271 £135 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £271 £135 -
% change year-on-year
+100.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LLU
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1835 1602 1997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.78% 18.03% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 737 599
Average daily rate £347 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 99 173
Average hourly rate £19.91 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

LLU
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LLU across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LLU Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LLU
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

LLU Daily Rate Trend in the South East

LLU
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

LLU Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

LLU
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LLU within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - - - -
LLU
England

LLU
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing LLU also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LLU.

1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA

LLU
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing LLU also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LLU. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) OSS Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA