The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Broadband 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.03% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £315 £410
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -23.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £45.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-29.44% +205.08%
Broadband
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.53% 18.79% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 7
Average daily rate £400 £495 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.19% +23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £334 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Broadband
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) MODAF
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) WebRTC

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebRTC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MODAF
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco