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 3 months to 23 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 / Surrey
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing LTE 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% - 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% - 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £330 £255
% change year-on-year +4.54% +29.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 140 246 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.44% 19.23% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 151 161
Median daily rate £444 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.93% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 21
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.65% +48.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £12.38 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £51.00 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

LTE
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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

LTE
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

LTE
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 3 months to 23 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
Camberley - 3 - - 5
LTE
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for LTE.

1 14 (93.33%) C++
1 14 (93.33%) GSM
1 14 (93.33%) UMTS
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 13 (86.67%) Subversion
2 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) VoIP
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) RTP
2 13 (86.67%) PBX
2 13 (86.67%) STL
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) OO
2 13 (86.67%) RANAP
2 13 (86.67%) Wireshark
2 13 (86.67%) Multithreading
2 13 (86.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (86.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 13 (86.67%) GCC
2 13 (86.67%) GDB
2 13 (86.67%) Trac
2 13 (86.67%) Diameter Protocol
2 13 (86.67%) Cross-Platform Development
3 10 (66.67%) MGW
3 10 (66.67%) GGSN
3 10 (66.67%) SGSN
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi

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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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) GSM
1 14 (93.33%) UMTS
2 13 (86.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 13 (86.67%) Diameter Protocol
2 13 (86.67%) PBX
2 13 (86.67%) RANAP
2 13 (86.67%) RTP
2 13 (86.67%) VoIP
2 13 (86.67%) Wireshark
3 10 (66.67%) GGSN
3 10 (66.67%) MGW
3 10 (66.67%) SGSN
4 1 (6.67%) 3GPP
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) GPRS
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VoLTE
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) GCC
1 13 (86.67%) GDB
1 13 (86.67%) Subversion
1 13 (86.67%) Trac
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Field Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Validation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Verification Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Validation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (86.67%) STL
2 1 (6.67%) ActiveX
2 1 (6.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Cross-Platform Development
1 13 (86.67%) Multithreading
1 13 (86.67%) OO
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 26262
1 1 (6.67%) MISRA
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
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