Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for LTE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LTE over the 6 months to 20 November 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 145
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - - 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median daily rate - - £150
North West median daily rate £230 - £150
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

LTE is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 385 567 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.11% 16.19% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 328 265
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £115 £207 £205
90th Percentile £538 £545 £513
North West median daily rate £388 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -5.49% +9.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 34
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +16.87% -17.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.90 £10.48
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -10.53%

LTE
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing LTE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for LTE in Manchester

LTE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LTE in Manchester