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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
Rank 251 - 214
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LLU 4 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate
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£188 - £160
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 - £160
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.25
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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
2027 1593 1584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.67% 17.82% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 669 624
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 132 154
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £14.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £56.60 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) ADSL
1 8 (100.00%) Broadband
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) SHDSL
2 4 (50.00%) ADSL2+
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) DSLAM
2 4 (50.00%) DSL
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) ISDN
2 4 (50.00%) PSTN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) SLA

LLU
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) ADSL
1 8 (100.00%) Broadband
2 4 (50.00%) ISDN
2 4 (50.00%) PSTN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) DSLAM
2 4 (50.00%) DSL
2 4 (50.00%) SHDSL
2 4 (50.00%) ADSL2+
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco