Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 103 129
Rank change year-on-year -31 +26 -17
Contract jobs citing LTE 12 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.43% 1.29% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.83% 6.61% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Surrey median daily rate - £270 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.00% -30.56%
South East median daily rate £325 £290 £309
% change year-on-year +12.07% -6.07% -11.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £41.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +17.14% -6.67%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 424 454 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.22% 19.53% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 275 260
Surrey median daily rate £375 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% +1.39%
10th Percentile £162 £167 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 24
Surrey median hourly rate £15.12 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.21% +153.97% -11.27%
10th Percentile £11.58 £11.63 £11.24
90th Percentile £24.13 £42.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%

LTE
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for LTE in Surrey

LTE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LTE in Surrey

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LTE in Surrey

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Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley -1 10 - - 3
Guildford -12 2 - - 1
LTE
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for LTE.

1 10 (83.33%) UMTS
1 10 (83.33%) VoIP
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
1 10 (83.33%) RTP
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 10 (83.33%) Subversion
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) RANAP
1 10 (83.33%) Wireshark
1 10 (83.33%) GGSN
1 10 (83.33%) SGSN
1 10 (83.33%) Multithreading
1 10 (83.33%) MGW
1 10 (83.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (83.33%) Asterisk PBX
1 10 (83.33%) GCC
1 10 (83.33%) GDB
1 10 (83.33%) C++
1 10 (83.33%) STL
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) OO
1 10 (83.33%) GSM
1 10 (83.33%) PBX
1 10 (83.33%) Diameter Protocol
1 10 (83.33%) Cross-Platform Development
1 10 (83.33%) Trac
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (16.67%) 5G
2 2 (16.67%) 3GPP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Asterisk PBX
1 10 (83.33%) Diameter Protocol
1 10 (83.33%) GGSN
1 10 (83.33%) GSM
1 10 (83.33%) MGW
1 10 (83.33%) PBX
1 10 (83.33%) RANAP
1 10 (83.33%) RTP
1 10 (83.33%) SGSN
1 10 (83.33%) UMTS
1 10 (83.33%) VoIP
1 10 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 2 (16.67%) 3GPP
2 2 (16.67%) 5G
2 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) GCC
1 10 (83.33%) GDB
1 10 (83.33%) Subversion
1 10 (83.33%) Trac
General
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (83.33%) STL
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Cross-Platform Development
1 10 (83.33%) Multithreading
1 10 (83.33%) OO
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C++
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco