Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for LLU skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LLU over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 179
Contract jobs citing LLU 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £425 £188 £120
% change year-on-year +126.67% +56.25% -60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

LLU 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 630 800 689
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.21% 13.36% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 413 365
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £204 £185 £213
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 40 70
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.75 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.09% +13.16% +19.87%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.73 £9.54
90th Percentile £61.13 £38.83 £40.00
England median hourly rate £18.98 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -24.08% +21.95% +13.70%

LLU
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing LLU as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for LLU in the West Midlands

LLU
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LLU in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for LLU in the West Midlands