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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 98 121
Rank change year-on-year -3 +23  
Contract jobs citing LTE 11 27 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.59% 1.24% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 4.64% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £438 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +108.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £325 £260
% change year-on-year +13.46% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £23.75 £32.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.92% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £32.50 £37.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year -41.17% +15.64%  

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 486 582 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 26.16% 26.69% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 371 209
Median daily rate £409 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.85% -10.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 39
Median hourly rate £25.00 £38.05 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.29% +1.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £22.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

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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 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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 +11 5 - -
Farnborough - 2 - -
LTE
South East

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (68.97%) Telecoms
2 19 (65.52%) 4G
3 15 (51.72%) HP
3 15 (51.72%) Regression Testing
3 15 (51.72%) ISTQB
3 15 (51.72%) Test Management
3 15 (51.72%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (51.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (48.28%) Wireless
5 9 (31.03%) WLAN
5 9 (31.03%) Bluetooth
5 9 (31.03%) RFID
6 7 (24.14%) NFC
7 3 (10.34%) 3G
8 2 (6.90%) 3GPP
8 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.45%) PMO
9 1 (3.45%) Test Planning
9 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
9 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (3.45%) MVNO
9 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
9 1 (3.45%) Degree
9 1 (3.45%) Physics
9 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.45%) Electronics
9 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.45%) Microsoft

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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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) 4G
2 14 (48.28%) Wireless
3 9 (31.03%) Bluetooth
3 9 (31.03%) RFID
3 9 (31.03%) WLAN
4 7 (24.14%) NFC
5 3 (10.34%) 3G
6 2 (6.90%) 3GPP
7 1 (3.45%) MVNO
General
1 20 (68.97%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) Test Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Test Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Radio Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Graduate
4 2 (6.90%) Graduate Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) RF Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Regression Testing
1 15 (51.72%) Test Management
2 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (3.45%) Physics
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
2 1 (3.45%) Project Management
2 1 (3.45%) Service Management
2 1 (3.45%) Test Planning
2 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) ISTQB
1 15 (51.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PMO
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) EMC
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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