The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 104 115 99
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Broadband 19 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.77% 0.32% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 1.28% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
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£383 £225 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £185 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £265 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.17% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £10.69
Broadband
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
612 625 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.81% 25.29% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 210 196
Average daily rate £335 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 10 24
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.45 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Broadband across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Broadband across the Berkshire region.

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Broadband
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Broadband across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Broadband Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Broadband across the Berkshire region.

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Broadband
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 6 £383 +39.09% 1
Slough - 6 £463 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Broadband
South East

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband.

1 30 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 18 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 15 (33.33%) Internet
4 12 (26.67%) WAN
4 12 (26.67%) Firewall
5 11 (24.44%) Marketing
6 10 (22.22%) Linux
7 9 (20.00%) UNIX
7 9 (20.00%) Solaris
7 9 (20.00%) Cisco
7 9 (20.00%) CCNP
7 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (17.78%) Degree
8 8 (17.78%) VPN
9 7 (15.56%) PPP
9 7 (15.56%) Oracle
9 7 (15.56%) HP
9 7 (15.56%) CCNA
9 7 (15.56%) BT
10 6 (13.33%) Finance
10 6 (13.33%) Service Management
10 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (13.33%) Huawei
10 6 (13.33%) Billing
10 6 (13.33%) SCSA
10 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.33%) Sun
10 6 (13.33%) Sun Certification
10 6 (13.33%) 3G

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) PaaS
2 2 (4.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 15 (33.33%) Internet
3 12 (26.67%) Firewall
3 12 (26.67%) WAN
4 8 (17.78%) VPN
5 7 (15.56%) PPP
6 6 (13.33%) VoIP
6 6 (13.33%) ATM
6 6 (13.33%) 3G
6 6 (13.33%) BGP
6 6 (13.33%) DSLAM
6 6 (13.33%) xDSL
7 4 (8.89%) Network Security
7 4 (8.89%) LAN
8 3 (6.67%) WLAN
8 3 (6.67%) DNS
8 3 (6.67%) DSL
8 3 (6.67%) MPLS
8 3 (6.67%) OSPF
8 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.22%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (24.44%) Marketing
3 6 (13.33%) Billing
3 6 (13.33%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Legal
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Product Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Business Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Designer
5 2 (4.44%) IP Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Lead Product Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) DTV
2 3 (6.67%) Streaming Video
2 3 (6.67%) Clustering
2 3 (6.67%) STB
2 3 (6.67%) IPTV
3 2 (4.44%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) UNIX
2 9 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (13.33%) Project Management
2 6 (13.33%) Service Management
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 5 (11.11%) Product Management
4 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.89%) CRM
5 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.67%) Business Development
5 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.67%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (20.00%) CCNP
2 8 (17.78%) Degree
3 7 (15.56%) CCNA
4 6 (13.33%) SCSA
4 6 (13.33%) Sun Certification
5 2 (4.44%) CCSE
5 2 (4.44%) CISSP
5 2 (4.44%) CCSA
6 1 (2.22%) PMP
6 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.22%) OpenView
2 1 (2.22%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco
2 7 (15.56%) HP
2 7 (15.56%) BT
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) Huawei
3 6 (13.33%) Veritas
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) Sun
4 3 (6.67%) Juniper
5 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.44%) F5
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