The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - 82 62
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 4 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.31% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.43% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £320 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £265 £295
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
LTE
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
233 279 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.73% 21.45% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 155 87
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £216 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 21
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.22 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.15 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

LTE
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

LTE
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for LTE.

1 15 (78.95%) Telecoms
2 12 (63.16%) GSM
2 12 (63.16%) UMTS
3 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 9 (47.37%) RANAP
4 9 (47.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 9 (47.37%) 4G
4 9 (47.37%) Trac
4 9 (47.37%) Diameter Protocol
4 9 (47.37%) Cross-Platform Development
4 9 (47.37%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (47.37%) 3G
4 9 (47.37%) RTP
4 9 (47.37%) 2G
4 9 (47.37%) Subversion
4 9 (47.37%) C++
4 9 (47.37%) STL
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) Huawei
5 5 (26.32%) VoLTE
5 5 (26.32%) Ericsson
5 5 (26.32%) Nokia
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) Back Office
5 5 (26.32%) Nokia Networks
6 4 (21.05%) HNC
6 4 (21.05%) HND
6 4 (21.05%) CCNP
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) GSM
1 12 (63.16%) UMTS
2 9 (47.37%) 2G
2 9 (47.37%) 3G
2 9 (47.37%) 4G
2 9 (47.37%) Diameter Protocol
2 9 (47.37%) RANAP
2 9 (47.37%) RTP
2 9 (47.37%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (26.32%) VoLTE
4 4 (21.05%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Subversion
1 9 (47.37%) Trac
General
1 15 (78.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Back Office
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Transmission Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Back Office Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) LTE Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) GSM Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) IP Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) UMTS Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) UMTS Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Databuild Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Ericsson Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) NetAct Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Nortel Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (47.37%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) PMI
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Cross-Platform Development
2 9 (47.37%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Network Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNP
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) HNC
1 4 (21.05%) HND
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Ericsson
1 5 (26.32%) Huawei
1 5 (26.32%) Nokia
1 5 (26.32%) Nokia Networks
2 3 (15.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (15.79%) Arqiva
2 3 (15.79%) BT
2 3 (15.79%) NetCracker
2 3 (15.79%) Siemens
2 3 (15.79%) Telindus
2 3 (15.79%) Virgin Media
2 3 (15.79%) ZTE
3 1 (5.26%) Mapinfo
3 1 (5.26%) NEC
3 1 (5.26%) Nortel