The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - 48 -
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.84% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £283 £308
% change year-on-year
+10.17% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.70 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.74% -5.76%
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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 95 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.16% 20.04% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 58 25
Average daily rate £400 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +132.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

LTE
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

LTE
Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing LTE 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 LTE.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) ANSI C

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Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing LTE 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 LTE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B