The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 29 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)
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing LTE 0 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - - 6.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £325 £260
% change year-on-year +13.46% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -41.17% +18.05%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 17 96 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 17.53% 26.52% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 57 20
Median daily rate £338 £530 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.32% +103.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £343 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -42.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

LTE
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

LTE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LTE in Warrington