The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 150 179 196
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +17
Contract jobs citing Broadband 2 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 1.62% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 6
Average daily rate - £370 £292
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £290 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.29% -27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £52.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-67.14% +255.93%
Broadband
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
340 677 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.84% 13.45% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 491 442
Average daily rate £413 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £507 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 24
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) IPv4
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) IOS XR
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) Records Management
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) BGP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (33.33%) IOS XR
1 2 (33.33%) IPv4
1 2 (33.33%) MPLS
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Rollout Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Records Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
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