The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for LTE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 109 113
Rank change year-on-year +33 +4  
Contract jobs citing LTE 29 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.65% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.40% 0.69% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 4
Median daily rate £325 - £440
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 - £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 - £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £330 £265
% change year-on-year +3.40% +24.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  

LTE is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 392 434 396
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.31% 22.11% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 275 237
Median daily rate £408 £375 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.66% -5.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 36
Median hourly rate £22.50 £47.83 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.95% +101.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £25.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing LTE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LTE in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LTE in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for LTE in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LTE in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LTE in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LTE in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Basingstoke +16 24 £350 - 4
Hook - 2 £294 -
LTE
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LTE.

1 29 (72.50%) Telecoms
2 19 (47.50%) 4G
3 17 (42.50%) HP
4 16 (40.00%) Test Management
5 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 14 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (35.00%) Wireless
7 12 (30.00%) Regression Testing
7 12 (30.00%) ISTQB
8 11 (27.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 9 (22.50%) Degree
11 7 (17.50%) Brocade
11 7 (17.50%) Fortinet
11 7 (17.50%) Motorola
11 7 (17.50%) F5
11 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
11 7 (17.50%) Analytics
11 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
12 6 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (15.00%) Test Planning
13 5 (12.50%) MVNO
13 5 (12.50%) Network Management
13 5 (12.50%) Network Security
13 5 (12.50%) High Availability
13 5 (12.50%) SCTP
13 5 (12.50%) LAN
13 5 (12.50%) Bluetooth
13 5 (12.50%) VoIP
13 5 (12.50%) WLAN

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (47.50%) 4G
2 14 (35.00%) Wireless
3 5 (12.50%) BGP
3 5 (12.50%) Bluetooth
3 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 5 (12.50%) IPsec
3 5 (12.50%) LAN
3 5 (12.50%) MPLS
3 5 (12.50%) MVNO
3 5 (12.50%) Network Security
3 5 (12.50%) OSPF
3 5 (12.50%) RFID
3 5 (12.50%) SCTP
3 5 (12.50%) VoIP
3 5 (12.50%) VPN
3 5 (12.50%) WAN
3 5 (12.50%) WLAN
4 3 (7.50%) CDMA
4 3 (7.50%) GSM
4 3 (7.50%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 29 (72.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Billing
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
1 13 (32.50%) Test Analyst
1 13 (32.50%) Test Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) LTE Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Engineering Specialist
3 4 (10.00%) IP Specialist
3 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 4 (10.00%) Radio Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms Test Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) BSS Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) OSS Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Brocade Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) CESG
3 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Handset
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Test Management
2 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 12 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Analytics
4 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (15.00%) Test Planning
6 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (12.50%) High Availability
6 5 (12.50%) Network Management
6 5 (12.50%) Project Management
6 5 (12.50%) Validation
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (7.50%) Network Design
9 1 (2.50%) ITSM
9 1 (2.50%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Physics
9 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (27.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (22.50%) Degree
5 6 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) PMO
2 3 (7.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) HP
2 7 (17.50%) Brocade
2 7 (17.50%) F5
2 7 (17.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (17.50%) Motorola
3 3 (7.50%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.50%) Arqiva
4 1 (2.50%) EMC
4 1 (2.50%) Remedy
4 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
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