The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 55 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LTE 2 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.34% - 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% - 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £273 £325
% change year-on-year
+35.77% -16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.14 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.96% +23.25%
LTE
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 181 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.19% 23.32% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 90 82
Median daily rate £363 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £220 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

LTE
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

LTE Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

LTE
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

LTE Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

LTE
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 1 - -
LTE
South West

LTE
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for LTE.

1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) Mapinfo
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) MapBasic
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Anite
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) XCAP
1 2 (100.00%) Actix
2 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) XCAP
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Optimisation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) RF Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) RF Optimisation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MapBasic
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Actix
1 2 (100.00%) Anite
1 2 (100.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia